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Build the Future of Investment Research

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Working At YipitData

Purpose

We develop technology and analytical processes that provide our customers with the best data, tools, and research possible, enabling them to make better investment decisions.

We strive to master every step of our internally developed process, from our collection methodologies and infrastructure, to our data accuracy and reporting clarity. We empower every member of our team to find purpose and mastery in everything they do by individually owning important pieces of our process.

Culture of Impact

You are the owner of your work here.

Whether working on our product, with our customers or internally with employees, every individual is empowered to understand the impact their work has on the success of YipitData. Innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit thrive here.

Your Personal Life

We care about it. Seriously. We believe that if your life outside the office is positive and stress free you'll make more impact when you're with us.

How do we demonstrate that?

We have an open vacation policy (and we mean it), flexible work hours, generous maternity and paternity leave, gym and music service reimbursements, and access to a personal assistant service.

The Basics & More

Our offer packages come with a competitive salary and stock options. Through our HR platform, you'll get to choose from a variety of health plans at no monthly out-of-pocket premium, dental, vision, 401k planning, commuter benefits and more.

We are a community. We'll help you get to know your coworkers and the company through team lunches 2x a week, company sports teams and frequent events.

Open Positions

Engineering

Data And Analysis

Operations

Data Product Engineer

New York

YipitData is creating the future of investment research by building the premier destination for understanding data about important companies. In the past year we have doubled our team, increased revenue 2x and expanded our customer base to include the largest institutional investors in the world.

We believe that an engineer should own all parts of the product they build, so your job will encompass the entire product cycle:

  • You'll investigate and evaluate the potential for new products
  • You'll help write technical specifications for your product
  • You'll take primary ownership for the development and maintenance of your product
  • You'll launch your product and have it collect live data
  • You'll work with data analysts to refine the resulting data
  • You'll contribute to the internal libraries used across products

We work in small, integrated teams, so you'll need excellent communication skills and need to be incredibly adaptive to changing requirements. Accuracy matters immensely, so you ought have an eye for detail and be conscientious about assumptions in the code. Because our products depend heavily on external sources, you should be inquisitive and excited to dig deep into issues.

Although we program in Python, we don't expect you to know it - as long as you've programmed in a modern programming language, we will teach you the specifics of our technology stack:

  • Cloud hosting in Amazon Web Services with CloudFormation and Chef
  • Databases like Redis, MySQL and Redshift
  • Continuous integration and deployment with GitHub, Travis CI and Buildbot

What's more, during your first two weeks, we'll also teach you all about our business, covering topics like:

  • Financial accounting
  • Sell-side research
  • Outsourcing

Compensation includes Competitive Salary + Benefits + Equity.

YipitData is an equal opportunity employer and seeks excellence through diversity.

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Research Associate

New York

YipitData specializes in analyzing web data for institutional investors. In the past year we have doubled our team, increased revenue 2x and expanded our customer base to include the largest institutional investors in the world.

We are expanding our Equity Research team by hiring several Associates to analyze key business drivers and help develop fundamental research on top of our popular subscription data product. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with 2-5 years in buyside or sellside research who wants to lead the data driven future of investment research.

In this role, you'll gain experience in:

  • Data Driven Research: Generate valuable insights using our datasets
  • SQL: Learn to work with large alpha-producing datasets using advanced queries
  • Granular Performance Data: Build cohort, concentration, penetration and competitive analyses
  • New Product Development: Work closely with our data and engineering teams to help build new research products
  • Relationships: Become a trusted resource for our subscribers, the largest investors in the world

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Meaningful experience in equity research styled writing
  • A background in stock analysis and a passion for data driven fundamental investing
  • Knowledge of finance & accounting

About YipitData:

  • Subscribers include large fundamental hedge funds and long-only/mutual funds
  • We analyze web data on more than 50 companies across sectors including: global internet, autos, airlines, retail and more
  • Team of 80+ people, mostly engineers and data analysts
  • Dataset cited by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Bernstein Research and the Wall Street Journal
  • Data business originally an offshoot of Yipit.com, since expanded to track all types of web data with a focus on estimating performance of public companies
  • VC-backed company located in Union Square
  • Technology culture where everyone learns to code

Compensation includes Equity, Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits.

YipitData is an equal opportunity employer and seeks excellence through diversity.

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Data Product Associate

New York

Are you looking to use your analyst skill set to be a core contributor to a fast growing technology company?

YipitData provides a rare opportunity to make immediate impact on our success while learning what it takes to run your own business.

We are building the future of data-driven investment research. In the past year we have doubled our team, increased revenue 2x and expanded our customer base to include the largest institutional investors in the world.

The Data Product Associate role is the key driver in our product development and product management. You'll gain experience in:

  • Programming: Learn Python and SQL or sharpen your existing skills by contributing to all aspects of the development process, from design and implementation to deployment and monitoring.
  • Product Development: Build new products and learn how to create something out of nothing in a fast paced environment.
  • Data: Work with massive amounts of data on the performance of important companies, using proprietary methods. Your comfort with manipulating large data sets and deriving meaningful insights from them, without losing sight of the details, will be critical.
  • Sales: Work with our sales team and customers to drive engagement and revenue.

In addition to this diverse experience, you'll benefit from working alongside an elite team of professionals who are passionate about their work and encourage an open and collaborative sharing of ideas.

Ideal candidates are most likely at a leading consultancy, investment bank, or technology company, but anyone with an analytical mindset and hunger to make immediate impact at a rapidly growing company is encouraged to apply.

Compensation includes Competitive Salary + Benefits + Equity.

YipitData is an equal opportunity employer and seeks excellence through diversity.

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VP of People Operations

New York

YipitData specializes in analyzing web data for institutional investors. In the past year we have doubled our team, increased revenue 2x and expanded our customer base to include the largest institutional investors in the world.

We're looking for a VP of People Operations to work directly with the CEO and own all aspects of human resources management including recruiting, retention and development of outstanding talent. They will work with our existing and growing people operations team including: people ops manager, recruiting manager, employee experience manager and executive assistant.

Our VP of People Operations will be responsible for:

  • Setting the strategy and leading our recruiting manager to recruit and hire outstanding talent
  • Setting the strategy and leading our people operations team to develop and retain our outstanding talent

Example Projects:

  • Work side-by-side with the CEO to refresh and strengthen our company culture and communicate it to the whole company
  • Work with people operations manager to develop a scalable and impactful management training program to improve management skills of many first-time managers at the company
  • Work with employee experience manager to develop system to collect continuous feedback from team to identify areas of improvement for employee experience
  • Work with recruiting manager to develop strategy to create more diversity in recruiting process

This is a great opportunity for someone who has climbed the ranks in People/HR or Talent and wants to take the next step to having a seat at the table with leadership and make meaningful impact on the success of a quickly growing company. As we look forward to doubling and tripling our headcount, we are excited to welcome someone who is passionate about creating and maintaining a world-class culture centered on positive employee experience.

Compensation includes Equity, Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits.

YipitData is an equal opportunity employer and seeks excellence through diversity.

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