Chief Data Scientist

  • Pariti
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Oct 04, 2017
Full time Data Developer

Job Description

Job Description

WHO WE ARE

Pariti is a consumer-focused fintech startup aiming to revolutionise how we engage with our finances. Pariti is about putting people in control and setting them on a journey to a more secure financial future. Our mobile app helps people reduce their financial stress and improve their financial health by using one simple weekly number

WHY WE EXIST

Rising personal debt, inconsistent incomes and low savings leave many people vulnerable. Increasingly people are scraping by till payday, or falling short and turning to high-interest lenders. This lack of financial resilience causes significant stress and restricts our life choices. Money is ruling our lives. Pariti was founded to change this

OUR TEAM

We are a bunch of talented engineers and designers who are passionate about using technology to solve problems that matter. We have an exciting working environment where we all contribute and learn from one another. We work the right kind of hard and support one another. Pariti is backed by a number of renowned VCs and talented angels that we are very excited to be working with

WHO YOU ARE

You’re a talented Lead Data Scientist who is looking for a challenge and is motivated by being part of something special rather than having another day job. You have the motivation and drive needed to be a part of a small team and help us create an amazing product

What we're looking for:

• BSc, Masters and PhD degree from a leading university in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Operational Research, Computer Science, Science & Engineering 
• Experience with analytics tools, such as MS-Excel, MATLAB, R, Tableau, Qlikview, with coding (R, Python) is highly desirable 
• Statistical Modelling   
• 4+ years experience in a data science role or credit analytics role

ROLE

The role is permanent and is based at our offices in Old Street, London. You’ll be joining a small but fast growing, so will have the chance to help shape and drive a product from its earliest stages