We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our team and lead the development of data-driven solutions to complex business problems in payments. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in statistical modeling, machine learning, and data analysis, as well as deep experience working with business stakeholders. Prior experience in payments and a deep sense of business is highly preferred.
- Develop and implement advanced statistical and machine learning models to solve complex business problems
- Design experiments, analyze data, and communicate insights to cross-functional teams
- Collaborate with stakeholders to define business objectives, identify data sources, and develop metrics to measure success
- Translate product requirements into clear modeling objectives, business outcomes, and deliverables
- Lead and mentor junior data scientists and provide technical guidance on projects
- Master's or PhD degree in statistics, computer science, mathematics, or a related field
- MBA or prior business experience is a strong plus
- 3+ years of experience in data analysis, statistical modeling, and machine learning applied to payments or closely related industry
- Deep understanding of business and ability to prioritize projects to drive favorable outcomes
- Expertise in python language for data analysis and machine learning
- Proven track record of problem solving
- Strong understanding of data engineering concepts and experience working with databases, data warehouses, and big data technologies
- Experience with machine learning platforms such as SageMaker
- Strong communication skills and ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
- Experience working in cross-functional teams and leading projects from ideation to delivery
- Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment and autonomously manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Prior startup experience is strongly desired
If you are a data-driven problem solver who is passionate about using advanced analytics to drive business impact, we would love to hear from you.
Salary Range: Base $120k-$150k + bonus + equity based on experience and location.
About Link Money
Link Money offers the first pay-by-bank solution focused exclusively on the United States. Powered by open banking ,Link Money’s Pay by Bank Solution provides merchants with an alternate, low-cost payment solution and enables customers to pay with their bank accounts.
Our flagship product makes pay-by-bank as easy as using a credit or debit card while saving merchants up to 70% in payment processing fees. Plus, our proprietary machine-learning process allows us to guarantee funds and cut down on fraud. Using Link Money’s Pay by Bank Solution is a win-win for merchants and customers.