Data Scientist / Large Data Sets / Python

Computer, Engineering, Physics, Python, Java, Statistical Analysis, Research
Full Time

Job Description

This Market Leader in the Financial Risk industry is looking to add a Data Scientist to their main AI team. On a mission to making banking and eCommerce a safe, risk-free place- they have created a fraud detection software trusted by large banks, retails, process etc.

Their Customer Success team ensures each customer meets their business goals using their software. Each piece of code, machine learning models, advisory, management, and other actions/roles will have a material impact on their main product line helping protect people on a daily basis.
Required Skills & Experience
  • MSc or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Physics or related field
  • Proficient in Machine Learning (training and testing, avoiding overfit, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Big Data technologies such as Spark, Hadoop and related
  • Proficiency in bash, Python and either Java or Scala
  • Knowledge of resource monitoring and runtime optimization (both at JVM and OS level)
What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown
  • Python, BASH
  • SPARK, Hadoop
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Random Forest

Daily Responsibilities
  • Digesting and Analyzing client data
  • Cleaning that data and validating that it is correct;
  • Preprocessing the data, usually by using a mixture of shell scripts and a programming language such as Python, Java, Scala, etc
  • Iteratively computing features and tuning parameters to improve the quality of the model;
  • Communicating your findings to the project manager and assisting him/her in decision making on the Data Science part of the project;
  • Work together with key stakeholders (data scientists, engineers, risk managers) from our clients;
  • Work with other parts of the organization (Product, Research, etc.) to improve processes, best practices and tooling.
The Offer
  • Competitive Salary: Up to $170,000k/year, DOE
  • Equity

You will receive the following benefits:
  • Equity/Stock Options
  • Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fun startup culture with secure backing
  • Unlimited snacks and coffee along with catered lunches and happy hours


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.

This role does not offer sponsorship or c2c

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Dice Id : 10105282
Position Id : 475108
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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