Director Data Science


: $111,946.67 - $140,470.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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Overview GreenSky is a fast-paced, innovative, and growing disruptor in the Financial Technology space. You will be part of a team that leverages analytics to drive growth and innovation. We are looking for candidates who have strong quantitative skills, intellectual curiosity, and a passion to influence and grow junior analysts. We have different hands-on roles where Data Scientists can contribute such as credit policy, valuations, collections analytics, operations analytics, fraud analytics, sales and marketing analytics. We are a data driven company so there will be no shortage of interesting questions to answer! Location Atlanta, GA Organizational This position is a member of the Credit Strategy team Duties Responsibilities Strong individual contributor - design, build, validate, deploy, and support scalable machine learning and statistical models Select internal and external data sources and analytic tools to maximize efficacy of modeling, analysis, and monitoring Perform EDA and feature engineering Analyze and model structured and unstructured data Autonomously identify business risks and opportunities and create strategic or tactical recommendations using data-driven analysis Effectively communicate and defend analysis using written, oral, and visual media Provide quantitative and qualitative analytical support for asset performance, suspicious activity, risk exposure, and growth initiatives MentorLead junior data scientists Partner with internal affiliates to further business understanding and facilitate inter-departmental insight Develop and manage KPIs and present channelverticalLOB performance to leadership Acquire expertise in products, processes and strategies Provide valuable insights using data-driven analytics to help identify and resolve issues relating to risk and profitability Be the trusted internal resource by demonstrating a deep understanding in your area of ownership Support the business and senior leadership by performing ad-hoc analysis and reporting Required SkillsQualifications 5+ years of hands-on experience in credit, financial technology, modeling, or data science or 3 years in addition to an advance degree Master's degree in Finance, Economics, Business, Mathematics, or related field Significant experience with consumer lending and credit risk Proven expertise in building machine learning statistical models (Markov Chains, Random Forests, GBM, Regression, Logistic Regression, K-Means, SMVs, Time Series, LSTM, DL, etc.) Proven expertise with statistical analyses Proficiency with scripting languages and packages (Python, R, SAS, VBA, Perl, etc.) Experience working with database systems (SQL, NoSQL, MongoDB, etc.) Experience building data pipelines Aptitude to mentor and lead junior data scientists Flexibility and ability to thrive in a rapidly-changing, fast-paced environment Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills Demonstrated ability to think creatively and critically Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills Persistent, confident, and inquisitive personality Skilled communicator with ability to influence others Preferred Skills Qualifications D. Finance, Data Science Strong understanding of Quantitative Financial Analysis Ability to understand risk implications of financial products GreenSky is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. LI-JD1PandoLogic. Category: Science, Keywords: Data Science Director
Associated topics: business, commercial, commission, economics, market, financial analyst, gs 0110 12, investment, real estate, wholesale * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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