2U, Inc. Data Scientist Salary in the United States

How much does an Data Scientist make at companies like 2U, Inc. in the United States? The average salary for Data Scientist at companies like 2U, Inc. in the United States is $155,720 as of November 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $138,214 and $173,227. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2

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What does an Data Scientist do at companies like 2U, Inc.?

What We're Looking For:

As a Data Scientist you’ll be the researcher, thought leader, and primary developer of predictive modeling for the 2U Global Marketing team. This is a highly quantitative role that requires analytical aptitude, strong object-oriented programming skills, intellectual curiosity, and the ability to communicate results effectively. If you’re passionate about driving business impact and have experience building machine learning models, you’ll fit right into our growing team here at 2U.

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To: 

  • Use PySpark and MLlib to build machine learning models through all phases of development, from design, through training, evaluation, validation, and implementation
  • Data exploration and analysis of novel data sources to identify and create new features for predictive models
  • Utilize best practices for software development of high performance systems around design, coding, maintenance, and deployment
  • Improve defect and outlier detection reporting for data workflows to ensure ML systems are fully operational and accurate
  • Ad hoc analysis and reporting as needed

Things That Should Be In Your Background:

  • Degree in statistics, mathematics, computer science, economics, or other quantitative field required; Graduate degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experience writing OOP Python code
  • Experience in a Data Scientist role with a track record of building production ML systems
  • Experience building ML Pipelines in PySpark/MLlib
  • Experience working with GPUs/multithreading to develop models
  • Familiarity with AWS and GCP platforms
  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience with relational databases

About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU)

2U is comprised of 3 lines of business: Graduate Degree Programs, Short Course, and Boot Camps. Going beyond traditional learning management systems, we use tech, people, and data to help top universities and enterprise organizations transform in the digital era—and eliminate the back row in higher ed. We support lifelong learning which means thinking beyond a single degree. It means finding ways for students to gain the skills they need to change careers, evolve their expertise, and meet the challenges of the changing world head-on. We help our partners fill those needs—developing new digital education technologies and offerings capable of supporting students at different points in their lives. Whether they need a simple refresher, to learn something new, or to change their career trajectories completely, our partners are there to help them succeed. Together with our partners, 2U has positively transformed the lives of more than 275,000 students and lifelong learners.

2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At 2U, we are committed to creating and sustaining a culture that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities of our employees. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by the ways in which we are different, as well as the ways in which we are the same. 

Benefits & Culture

Working at 2U means working with individuals that are passionate and mission driven. We collaborate on tough problems to deliver the best outcomes for our partners, students, and each other. You will find team members working together in our open office spaces, gathered in the kitchen grabbing a snack, or taking a break in our game rooms.

2U offers a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance, disability and 401(k)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Generous paid leave policies including unlimited PTO
  • Additional time off benefits include: volunteer days, parental leave, and a company-wide winter break from Christmas through New Years!

To learn more, visit 2U.com. #NoBackRow

Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.

$138,214 Low Average $155,720 High $173,227

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