Soaren Management provides customer-centric alternative lending solutions in consumer and commercial markets via proprietary underwriting and loan management systems. With multiple verticals in the financial services industry, Soaren excels in customized portfolio management, software development, customer service telecommunications, automated application processing, and asset recovery.
To translate the corporate speech, we are a fintech company that helps lenders service short-term loans. To continue growing and expanding and providing our shareholders the highest return on their investment we need to continually improve our underwriting models and operational efficiency using data-driven decisions from advanced analytics. That's where you come in.
We're currently looking for an experienced Data Scientist with deep technical and statistical knowledge and a proven track record to drive business value using advanced machine learning techniques. This position will work directly with the CIO and collaborate with other departments within the organization to execute a variety of analytical projects.
Regularly engage with business teams to understand their needs and imperatives and operationalize a framework for deploying Machine Learning models
Rigorously test algorithms to continually improve them and deliver significant value for the business.
Write, debug and compile code in a Machine Learning environment
Investigate and understand complex operational and system processes and utilize data analysis to identify opportunities for improvement.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Master's Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field
PHD is preffered
4+ years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Proven experience solving complex business problems using Machine Learning techniques like Regression, Classification, Supervised or Unsupervised Recommenders, etc.
Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python,SQL,PHP, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:
Company-sponsored medical/dental/vision/life insurance/AD&D
Bi-weekly accruing PTO (after first 60 days)
Corporate Perks Program
A nimble and progressive executive team
A fun, casual work environment that encourages innovative thinkers
Monthly happy hours, annual company outings, and free office beverages and snacks