Job Description

It’s not easy being stuck in a job. Join a company that cares about you. We’re listed on multiple "Best Places to Work" awards including Forbes, and Glassdoor. We’re an S&P 500 company that hasn’t stopped growing since our founding in 1977. Self-storage is our product, helping people is our passion. Grow with us.

The Data Science team at Extra Space specializes in using analytical techniques to optimize pricing and promotion strategy, to develop keyword bidding strategies, and to determine optimal marketing mix. Over the last 10 years this team has played an important role in Extra Space producing sector leading top line performance.

The primary role of a Data Scientist at Extra Space is to effectively develop, configure, and enhance the scientific models within the recommendation engines developed for pricing and marketing. To be successful you need to be an analytical problem solver who enjoys diving into the data, and can successfully work with other data scientists, business leaders, engineers and developers.

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Performs data analysis, interprets the findings from it and explains the finding to business audience to improve products such as revenue management system, website, and paid search bidding system 

  • Uses statistical modeling to make predictions about future outcomes and in multiple scenarios. Develops recommendation models to evaluates these outcomes to recommend the best course of action to increase revenues and to reduce CPAs

  • With guidance from leadership develops roadmap for data science products. Communicates this strategy to relevant partners

  • Supports business teams such as operations, marketing by recommending test designs to study the impact of new initiatives

  • Develops data-driven segmentation models that predict customer churn, customer life time value that lead to acquiring highly valuable customers

  • Documents assigned aspects of projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, leading approaches, final algorithm, detailed set of results and analytical metrics.

Job Specifications  

  • Proven analytical skills with data driven decision-making skills 

  • Ability to manage large data sets, synthesize and communicate findings 

  • SQL programming skills. Python or R programming skills 

  • Team player with excellent collaboration skills

  • Highly motivated and high level of energy and enthusiasm 

Education and Experience 

  • A Master’s Degree in mathematics, statistics, finance, or economics; Requires 4 - 7 years' experience in applying advanced analytics to drive business outcomes 

We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide you the following benefits and more:

  • Well defined career paths

  • Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1

  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)

  • Company paid Life, AD&D, and Short & Long Term Disability

  • 401K with company match after 90 days of service

  • Holiday pay and paid time off

  • Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs

  • Personal Health Advocate

  • Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.


Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In  2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.

The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!

Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary

Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.

Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction

Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs! 

An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.



Posted 17 Days Ago

Full time

R-23934

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