• Competitive
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Strategy
  • 21 Feb 18

Senior Data Scientist

  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type: Full time

Senior Data Scientist Late Stage VC Backed Fin-Tech Firm

Senior Data Scientist 
Late Stage VC Backed Fin-Tech Firm
San Francisco, California
$150,000 - $200,000 plus Bonus
Amazing Benefits (Gym Membership, Flexible Vacation, 100% of Health, Vision & Dental, 401k plan

Our Client is a cutting edge Fin-Tech firm. headquartered out of  San Francisco (in a great location in the City). The organization was founded seven years ago and is now well and truly established as one of the Bay Area’s most successful fin-tech firms – attracting a significant amount of funding (2 billion +) from top Silicon Valley VCs. The firm focuses on managing loans, mortgages and savings – with a growing portfolio of innovative products.

The firm is now investing heavily in Data and Analytics and has hired one of the top Data Scientists in the Bay Area to lead these efforts. They are now focused on building out a team from scratch and seeking top mid to senior level Data Scientist to join them. With a huge amount of data, there are number of green-field projects to get stuck into!

Responsibilities Will Include
  • Report directly to the Head of Data and Analytics in a small (less than 10) yet rapidly growing team
  • Use cutting edge machine learning concepts and process big data for machine learning
  • Work with DevOps and analyst to integrate the data into production
  • Build Tensor-Flow Based Models
  • Act as a thought leader for technology and data within the firm
Skills Required
  • Heavy python experience (pandas and scikit-learn
  • Deep knowledge of Tensorflor
  • Experience with Deep Learning (any experience of RNN, LSTM, GRY, DFF and GANs)
  • PhD or Masters in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science
  • Background in finance or fin-tech a big plus
The team is looking to begin interviews asap (Feb) and keen to speak to diverse candidates of all levels. For more information – please get in touch at mailto:apply.a33ho1gmfvd@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk apply.a33ho1gmfvd@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk or call 415 872 1720

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