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2022-31452 -

Staff Data Scientist - Emerging Technology

Location(s): Remote
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Company Overview

Intuit is a global technology platform that helps consumers and small businesses overcome their most important financial challenges. Serving more than 100 million customers worldwide, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to prosper. We never stop working to find new, innovative ways to make that possible.

Job Overview

Come join the Intuit Futures team as a Data Scientist in our Emerging Technologies team! Intuit’s mission is to lead the industry in solving the most painful financial problems small business owners and consumers face to help them prosper. Our Futures team incubates emerging technologies, user experiences, capabilities, and products that have the potential to be transformative to Intuit’s small businesses and customers.

We’re currently looking for a Staff Data Scientist to join our intrapreneurial team. In this role, you will have end to end responsibilities from spearheading to launching the next generation of customer experiences for Intuit’s flagship products through cutting edge technologies such as Advanced AI, Natural Language Understanding, and Metaverse/Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality technologies. We are seeking candidates who are experts in deep learning and passionate about areas such as neuro-symbolic AI, reinforcement learning, or natural language processing. It’s a unique opportunity to join a high-caliber, multi-disciplined team of designers, engineers, data scientists, researchers and analysts incubating new trajectory changing experiences for Intuit.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering/Statistics/Applied Mathematics or a related field with focus on AI/ML/Data Science or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of hands-on expertise with data mining and statistical modeling techniques such as clustering, classification, regression, tree-based methods, neural nets, support vector machines, anomaly detection, and natural language processing
  • Experience with large language models or reinforcement learning a strong asset
  • Experience with developing and debugging in Python with Tensorflow, Pytorch, or similar frameworks
  • Experience developing customer-facing applications in a fast-moving technical environment
  • Excited about technology-driven innovation and the business transformation that can be enabled
  • Able to contribute across high level technical design and detailed implementation in partnership with product leaders, designers, engineers, and data scientists
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate new ideas to a general audience
  • Proven track record of innovating and influencing to provide novel and effective solutions to difficult software engineering problems
  • Demonstrated entrepreneurial perspective in ideation and implementation

Responsibilities

How You Will Lead

 

In your role, you’ll help build the technologies that will transform how our customers interact with our products and services. The ideal candidate will be a flexible, creative data scientist who can research and build across multiple AI domains to enable our teams to move fast and understand what is possible with new technologies.

 

  • Stay up-to-date with and share the latest developments in specific technology areas, developing a point of view on the business implications and opportunities for Intuit and our customers.
  • Build prototypes and customer-facing product experiences that show how Intuit can incorporate new technologies to benefit our customers at scale. This typically involves collaborating actively with product, architecture, and design leaders across Intuit.
  • Implement key aspects of product experiences based on new technologies (e.g. AI-driven experiences, Metaverse)
  • Engaging with the academic and broader research community through publications, presentations, and collaborations.
  • Working towards long-term ambitious research goals that are in alignment with Intuit products, while identifying intermediate milestones
  • Mentoring junior team members and interns through goal setting and technical directions that lead to positive outcomes
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"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
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"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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"Designing at Intuit feels special because we're not just making things to make things. We're tackling real, consequential financial problems voiced by small businesses, self-employed, and individuals around the world. I'm grateful to have such a worthy and motivating mission when I go to work – powering prosperity around the world."
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Conrad Intuit employee
"Working at Intuit is satisfying because our goal is not to get customers to spend as much time on our products. We want to make their financial lives easier whether it's filling out taxes or helping small businesses operate. It's a great combination of experimenting with new technology while also staying close to tangible problems for real people."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
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Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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Natalie Intuit employee
"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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"By feeding our customers' data through machine learning algorithms, we uncover valuable insights that empower millions of customers to feel more confident about their financial future."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Troy at work
Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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"We use the latest Native frameworks for iOS and Android to deliver a truly delightful mobile-first experience for our customers. I love that we're enabling millions of customers to improve their financial health, all under a world-class mobile experience."
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Alexandria Intuit employee
"Our goal at Intuit is to solve challenging financial problems for millions of people. It’s satisfying to design awesome solutions knowing that you’re helping people around the world achieve their dreams of prosperity."
Emily at work
Emily Intuit employee
"One of the things that stands out about Intuit is the impact that we have on our customers. Whether it's helping them yearly with their taxes or every day with their finances, it is truly satisfying to know that we’re using our resources and knowledge to power prosperity for millions of people around the world."
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"It's a great feeling knowing that when you push out a new feature or fix, our customers notice it and really love the work that we do! Here at Intuit, not only do we have the freedom to work with the newest technologies, but we value solving challenging financial problems for our customers above everything else."
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"One of my favorite aspects of this role is that my work is helping small business owners achieve their business goals by solving complex financial problems. It's gratifying to know that the work that I'm doing directly impacts consumers and makes their lives easier so that they can focus their energy on growing their business."
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Troy Intuit employee
"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."

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