• Location
    • United States
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 3, 2021
  • Function
  • Data Science
  • Sector
  • Security

Coalition is on a mission to provide security for all. Our cybersecurity and risk management platform brings together insurance, threat intelligence expertise, and cybersecurity tools to help our customers remain resilient to cyber threats. Together we are centered around one goal: harnessing the power of technology with the safety of insurance to provide the first holistic solution to solve cyber risk.

Our teams not only work to prevent security failures, but we help organizations mitigate and recover from incidents when they occur. Our approach is catching on. Coalition currently has more than 42,000 customers who have insured over $12 billion of their risk. and our distributed team works collaboratively across North America and Europe.

Founded in 2017, Coalition has experienced tremendous growth by remaining true to our founding values. That’s why we are proud to be  named one of  Inc’s Best Places to Work in 2021.

About The Role

Coalition is looking for a product-focused data scientist to join our rapidly growing data science team. You will use analytics, experimentation, and statistics to help us understand and improve our core product. In this role,  you will work closely with the product team to understand customer behavior and how changes to our product affect the user experience and business outcomes. You will communicate findings across the company and take a role in driving a data-driven product strategy.


  • Identify actionable insights, suggest recommendations and influence the direction of the business by effectively communicating data-driven findings to cross-functional business groups
  • Build models of user behaviors for analysis or to power product features
  • Help identify, propose, and track levers to help move key metrics
  • Spread data science best practices to both data science and product teams


  • 3-5 years experience with data or analytics work, with experience going beyond top-level metrics to understand user behavior, drivers of product trends and the implications to the business
  • Expertise using SQL and modern data warehouses for analysis and modeling
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and precisely communicate large amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to read and write high quality code, experience with shared codebases
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Bonus Points

  • Experience working in Tableau/Looker/Mode or similar data visualization tool
  • Experience with using tracking data (Segment, Heap, etc)
  • Experience with causal inference techniques

Why Coalition?

Coalition’s culture is one that strongly values humility, authenticity, and diversity. We want to work with people of different backgrounds and different paths in life, and we trust our team members to take responsibility, share ownership and work for one another. We are always looking for collaborative, inquisitive and dedicated individuals to join our team.

Coalition Engineering

Our culture is one of character, humility, responsibility, purpose, and authenticity. We are growing rapidly and that growth is enabled by strong teamwork, communication, and mentorship. We want people who are passionate about becoming experts in both the business and the technologies that support it. Our core platform is written mostly in Python with some services in Java and Go. We prefer to use the right tool for the job and make pragmatic decisions about how to scale and de-couple systems as we continue to grow. We’re looking for someone who can navigate a cloud environment (AWS) with many moving pieces and systems to help the team understand how they fit into the broader puzzle.

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Coalition is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.