Job Title Senior Data Scientist
Location San Diego, CA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description POSITION OVERVIEW:Our client, located in San Diego, CA is looking for a Senior Data Scientist for detailed analysis work in a client facing role supporting account acquisitions, application decisioning rules, and account management. This is a financial services company which requires significant experience in the financial services, or banking, or fraud protection industries. Our client offers an exceptional benefit package and work/life balance resulting in very low turnover and long employment tenures. If you're looking for a position you can enjoy for years to come working on innovative technologies within an industry leader, this could be the position for you!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Explore new analytical solutions to data integrity and fraud detection and design innovative solutions
  • Lead a variety of analytical projects from initial concepts through solution development, documentation, and implementation
  • Work collaboratively across the organization establishing suitable analysis parameters and performance objectives
  • Determine appropriate requirements for decision tools and implementation plans
  • Deliver presentations and communicate effectively to end users with varying levels of technical knowledge on analysis results
  • Provide analytical expertise and support to the field sales team
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor's Degree is required, preferably in CS, Statistics, or Mathematics
  • Advanced to Expert level Financial Services or Fraud Analytical Expertise
  • Advanced to Expert data analysis and statistical modeling experience in a Unix/Linux environment
  • SAS programming experience is required
  • Excellent communication skills are necessary and must feel comfortable presenting in front of groups
NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:
  • R, Python, and/or Java development experience
  • Advanced post-graduate degrees preferred
This is a direct hire position with no visa sponsorships available, and we do not work with any-third party consulting firms.

Local candidates are preferred for this role because this company does not offer a relocation package, nor do they reimburse for travel expenses to the interview. Please consider that before applying.

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Number of Openings 1
Job Type Direct Hire
Salary Range Based on Experience