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Sr. Data Scientist



(Other), (Data & Analytics), Data Science
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 7, 2023
<p> <span style="font-weight:400;">Veem is seeking a Sr Data Scientist to join our growing team to innovate the next generation of our global payments platform. As a Sr Data Scientist , the candidate will work in a fast paced environment with growing business needs, learning new skills, tools and technologies, and have an overall desire to contribute to company growth. The ideal candidate is data curious, detail oriented, great at communication, and loves solving problems.</span> </p> <p> <strong>Responsibilities:</strong> </p> <ul> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Have strong knowledge of statistics and experimental design.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Define and develop the program and architecture for data collection, modeling, metrics creation, data validation and model training (supervised and unsupervised).</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Build models to project key business metrics (Traffic, Conversion, Engagement) and develop KPIs to drive optimization and improvement of product features and business strategies.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Work closely with the Product and Risk Operations teams.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Look for opportunities to automate insights through alerting and anomaly detection.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Make use of tools like looker/tableau for creating reporting and insights and present them to internal stakeholders and leadership.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Self-starter who can understand the big picture, and prioritize their work to make the largest impact on the business’ and customer’s vision and requirements.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Acting as the subject matter expert on data insights and modeling techniques as it relates to Veem.</span></li> </ul> <p> <strong>Qualifications</strong> <span style="font-weight:400;">:</span> </p> <ul> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Data driven mindset with an advanced degree preferred in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, or Mathematics.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">+5 years of relevant analytical work experience in analyzing large, multi-dimensional data sets and synthesizing data insights into actionable recommendations.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Experience in A/B testing and experimentation that can showcase the impact and success KPIs.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Understanding of data science concepts and experience with deploying or maintaining data science models e.g. fraud detection. (DataRobot knowledge would be a bonus)</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Ability to write complex, efficient and eloquent SQL queries to extract data for analysis and can use or a willingness to learn R/Python.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Working knowledge of any OLTP and OLAP datastores (MySQL, Snowflake, Redshift, etc).</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Good to have experience with analyzing data from 3rd party providers: Google Analytics, Segment, Salesforce or Hubspot, etc.</span></li> <li style="font-weight:400;"><span style="font-weight:400;">Good to have some experience working in Looker or Tableau.</span></li> </ul>
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