The Data Scientist in the Risk Management team will be responsible for conceptualizing and developing data-driven risk solutions by applying advanced analytical techniques. The Data Scientist will play an integral role by developing rules and models to effectively detect risk within the overall portfolio, and building systems to scale our business in an efficient manner as well as developing our long-term roadmap for effective risk and fraud management.
The Data Scientist is expected to thoroughly understand the payments risk domain, and also frequently interact with risk analysts in the team to understand the emerging trends in merchant risk profiles and translate those findings into tangible solutions. The candidate will support overall risk goals through detailed data analysis that results in policies, programs, and broad strategies to deliver a world-class risk management experience to our merchants. The candidate is expected to do root-cause analysis of directional change in KPIs and provide analytical support to the operational teams, assisting in the development and automation of ongoing reports necessary to monitor and track the performance goals of our risk management teams (Risk Monitoring, Credit Underwriting, and Compliance).
Core Responsibilities include:
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In the dynamic, ever-changing world of payments, we listen and understand the needs of our customers. We support them with the relevant tools on their ever-evolving journey.
With many hundreds of employees worldwide, our rapidly growing team is always open to securing more talent to help fulfill our vision of being the point of every payment.