Manager of Data Science / Senior Data Scientist

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Company :
Oportun. Inc

Location :
San Carlos, California

Expiry Date :
Fri, 06 Nov 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Manager of Data Science / Senior Data Scientist with Oportun, Inc. (San Carlos, CA)

Develop quantitative and machine learning models used for default risk, financial credit risk, profitability and other business related purposes. Default risk projection, credit risk analysis, and stress testing. Model data management, model development, model validation, model implementation. Pipeline building for data preparation, internal/external data aggregation, model building, model validation and documentation. Work closely other teammates to design and maintain scalable data models and pipelines Discover insights based on the data to understand and influence of financial and credit decisions Communicate with data science teams, model validation team, business, compliance, strategy and engineering teams for data, business rationale, model validation, model implementation and strategies. This is not a supervisory position, no hire and fire authority.


: Requires a Master’s in Finance, Statistics, Economics (including Applied Economics), or related field. Position requires 3 years progressive, post-bachelors experience, which must include some experience in each of the following skills: Data Analysis; Statistics; Data Science; Quantitative Modeling; Credit Risk Modeling; Financial Risk Modeling; Risk Analysis; Python; SQL; Stress Testing; Modeling Building; Model Validation and Documentation.

To apply, please send resumes to:

Oportun, Inc., Talent Management Team, Ref. MDSSDS, 2 Circle Star Way, San Carlos, CA 94070.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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