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Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

Job Info

Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: Leading Crypto Currency Startup
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 10879

Job Description

As a Senior Data Scientist, your work will be central to meeting our goal of becoming the premier platform for tokenizing, investing in and trading of crypto assets. As a part of your job you will design and implement machine learning algorithms that significantly impact results and decision making for risk, compliance, marketing and trading functions. Your work will also help improve customer experience across a range of products offered.

What you'll work on

  • Partner with product and operations teams to identify, prioritize and answer risk analytics needs
  • Create and manage machine-learned predictive risk models that guide our fraud prevention and compliance defenses
  • Drive analytics projects across teams, from planning and data collection to presentation and decision support
  • Partner with engineers to ensure that data is appropriately identified, recorded, transformed, and furnished for consumption
  • Become an expert on data sources and flows, including Bitcoin blockchain analysis
  • Understand payments risk needs and lead projects to address them
  • Lead the company in best practices for data and analytics. Communicate insights to company management with high-quality presentations
  • Collaborate with Engineering and Tech Ops teams to optimize and simplify the deployment and upgrade process for the models your team builds
  • Evangelize the power of analytics to improve our business and operations

What you'll bring 

  • Master's degree in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Business Analytics or a related field plus 5 years of experience
  • In lieu of a master's degree, employer will accept a bachelor's degree in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, or a related field, plus 7 years of experience. Also requires the following: 1 year of professional experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Expertise with one or more of the following analytics tools: Pandas / SciPy, R, SAS as demonstrated through at least 1 year of employment experience
  • Hands-on experience operationalizing and deploying Data Science models
  • 5 years of professional experience with a scripting language (e.g. Python, Ruby, etc.)
  • 5 years of professional experience with common software development flows and tools (Unix / command line, git)
  • Ability to understand complex business problems and break down analytics projects into a structured approach as gained through any amount of employment experience or Master's degree coursework



Andiamo is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Andiamo provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Andiamo complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.
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