Principal Data Scientist (Python, R, SciKitLearn, AWS)
A software product startup in downtown San Francisco specializing in producing lease originations for consumer’s purchases is looking for someone to come onto their team as a hands-on Manager of Data Science or Principal Data Scientist to help them in multiple business focus centric products for their entire company. This person would have a lot of freedom in determining direction, technical environment, and shape of this team moving forward as this company continues to grow. This company generated over 9 figures in revenue last year with over $100 million in lease originations. They also grew 60% as a company.
The types of projects in the pipeline for this team include building predictive/financial models around minimizing defaults on leases, maximizing ROI, building pricing platform, and fraud detection. This person would be responsible for being at least 50% hands-on and managing a team of 4-8 direct reports beneath. If you’re ready to sink your teeth into the next big managerial step in your career with a great up and coming startup then this may be the role for you.
Required Skills & Experience
- Management experience with at least 2 direct reports
- Predictive modeling experience using Python and or R
- Experience with financial modeling
- Experience working through business problems and communicating, presenting to higher level executives
Desired Skills & Experience
- SciKitLearn, AWS, NoSQL, Ruby on Rails, Java
- PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, and or Predictive Analytics
What You Will Be Doing
- 60% engineering
- 40% analysis
- 50% Hands On
- 30% Management Duties
- 20% Team Collaboration
- Competitive Salary: Up to $180K/year, DOE
You will receive the following benefits:
- Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
- Paid Sick Time Leave
- Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
This position does not offer sponsorship.
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