Senior Data Scientist

Brisbane, Full time

Senior Data Scientist: Shaping the future of video

What is Clipchamp?

Clipchamp is the go-to video platform with one simple mission: to empower anyone to tell stories worth sharing! Since 2016 we’ve attracted over 15 million registered users globally and counting, and that’s only the beginning! Our in-browser platform gives users access to professional video editing tools and features alongside an 800 thousand asset-strong stock library and hundreds of editable video templates. We're the go-to platform that's built for everyday editors and creators, and as a winner of the employers choice award, we're also the start-up developed with our people in mind.

We’re transforming the way people create and we’re looking for a Senior Data Scientist to play in this awesomely innovative and evolving field with us - someone excited about the ongoing analysis and investigation of data to achieve insight and innovation leading Brisbane’s growing start-up success story! As a Clipchamp Senior Data Scientist, you'll love exploring, understanding and interpreting data to find meaning for all stakeholders. Data-driven, you can't think of anything better than executing the analysis of statistics and machine learning.

As a Senior Data Scientist, you’ll be:

  • Define our data governance, and data strategy overall, selecting the right stack for scale
  • Employ behavioural data and insights to optimise the user journey end to end, increase engagement, subscription conversion rate and retention rate
  • Work with a large volume of analytics data we’ve collected over time to understand user behaviour, trends and unlock key insights
  • Shape how we can use machine learning to provide predictive experiences in our product and create the world’s smartest video creation platform
  • Partner with engineering, design to define the strategy improvements for our video platform
  • Serve as the resident data expert, advocate data literacy internally

Who we’re looking for:

  • A degree in a quantitative field (e.g. stats, mathematics, computer science etc...)
  • 3+ years of related industry experience in the data science domain
  • Proficiency in data science relevant programming language (e.g. Python, R) 
  • Advanced or proficient in SQL
  • Experimental frameworks
  • Experience developing machine learning models in business applications
  • A practical mindset when working with data, we want to be able to depend on our data output, but one of our values is to move fast, so finding ways of working that yields result over ‘perfect data’

Bonus if you love: 

  • Experience with experiment frameworks
  • Familiarity with ad tech, marketing or growth in addition to product knowledge
  • Experience in Saas
  • Cloud Computing: Experience with AWS or GCP
  • MLOps: Experience in operationalising ML applications and workflows

Clipchamp Perks & Benefits:

Blended in-office and remote work environment of your choice

Sponsored learning and development

Coaching and mentorship opportunities

Providing your preferred OS and custom-ordered machine

Team lunches & social events

Office perks including games, stocked drink fridges, snack bar, breakfast and lunch foods


If you feel this fits you, but have further questions, please reach out to:

All candidate inquiries are confidentially reviewed by Clipchamp staff. Unsolicited resumes from external recruitment agencies will not be accepted or reviewed.

About us

Clipchamp is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to ensuring an inclusive workplace where all our people feel valued for their uniquity. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, nationality, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status

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