Chief Data Scientist

Chief Data Scientist

Job Title: Chief Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Salary: US$160000 - US$190000 per annum
Reference: VAC - 10024-AB_1525965497
Contact Name: Adam Butler
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2018 16:18

Job Description

Chief Data Scientist, Fintech Consultancy Newark NJ, $170-$200k

A boutique FinTech advisory firm which specializes in consulting with firms in the consumer lending space are actively growing their analytics function and are looking to hire a Chief Data Scientist to lead the growth of the Data Science team and build next-gen analytic products for clients.

As an integral member of the management team, you will be working in both traditional and cutting-edge areas of data science, including predictive analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and bringing forth unique and break-away methodologies through your own experience, you will develop the strategy and innovation of our programs, while building and mentoring a team of data scientists. Key areas of business focus include loan risk assessment and underwriting, pricing, marketing, collections and product development.

In this role you will should have the following:

MS or Ph.D in either statistics, computer science, economics or physics
Ability to architect and build AI and machine learning models
Previously to build, managed and mentor a team of Data Scientists
Experience within Consumer Finance

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