$100K — $150K *
About the role
This Director of Data Science is responsible for leading and driving development of the Finicity Small and Medium Business Analytics (SMBa) derived analytics product. This role will data available in-house from transactions as well as other publicly available datasets to deliver best in class analytics for SMB loan origination and risk management.
Your Impact as our Director of Data Science
You will have amazing contributions as our Director of Data Science, including:
Define technical requirements - key attributes, methods of calculation and research for an SMB focused analytics product.
Work in unison with product specialists to implement SMBa product suite.
Identify attributes, features and variables from data to implement
Build models that can identify debt-to-income ratio, probability of default.
Your key responsibilities as the Director of Data Science will include:
Define, research and implement models that can identify key attributes from the data
Define, research and implement models on forecasting key attributes
Implement models to identify the best derived attributes as indicators of loan eligibility and default probabilities
Implement and roll out in production, services that can provide insight in to SMB loan eligibility
What you'll Need to be Successful
4-7 years in data science and data research developing the following areas of in-depth expertise
Expertise in time series modeling and forecasting
Extensive hands on experience in data extraction and feature creation, from transaction data
Prior experience in credit risk modelling, developing risk features
Deep experience in machine learning (CNN/RNN/TensorFlow)
Demonstrable understanding of Docker and Kubernetes within production environments
Excellent professional communication skills, both written and verbal, as well as the proven ability to present to executives
Ability to lead and mentor other team members, including junior/entry-level data scientists
Masters degree in Data Science, Data Analysis, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems or a closely related discipline; Doctoral degree in similar areas preferred
You'll be miles ahead if you have prior experience...
delivering full production-quality services
working with consumer transaction data
performing modeling at scale (streaming data, petabyte scale data
Valid through: 3/13/2021
$90K — $100K + performance bonus