JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Houzz Inc.

This listing is inactive.
Product Development
Pricing Economist

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457898
Date Posted: 06/29/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Pricing Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Palo Alto, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
M0 -- General
Consumer web
Home remodelling
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Houzz ( in Palo Alto, CA, is seeking a talented Pricing Economist for our rapidly growing Marketplace.
You will work cross-functionally to develop methods for analyzing & providing guidance on pricing, logistics, cost optimization, fulfillment, etc. You will gain access to a rich variety of research problems & datasets, a world-class analytics platform & the opportunities to create real business & social impact.

• Develop new econometric models or improve existing approaches for pricing
• Build models & work with large data complex data sets to do deeper analysis
• Build scalable solutions & implement experiments in production
• Apply economic theory to solve business problems in a fast moving environment
• Drive business growth through pricing strategy, shipping efficiency, logistics etc.

• PhD in Economics, OR, Data Science or related field
• 3+ years of relevant industry experience
• Strong background in statistics methodology, applications to business problems, &/or big data
• Advanced SQL skills
• Experience data munging & using databases with large-scale, complex datasets
• Strongly data-driven & technical
• Extremely detail-oriented
• Excellent written & verbal communication skills

Please see full job description and apply at

Application Requirements:
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  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
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