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Data Science Manager - Fintech Startup - New York

Job Title: Data Science Manager - Fintech Startup - New York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Industry: digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH22097_1573765121
Contact Name: Michellie McDonald O'Brien
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

A quickly growing fintech startup based in the heart of Chelsea is looking to onboard a Data Science Manager to their team. This firm has roughly 100 employees, and is creating a search engine that helps users to identify financial products (ie credit cards, loans, etc) that are relevant to that user's needs and lifestyle.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 7+ years of experience working with Python as well as general knowledge of Hadoop, Spark, and Kafka
  • 1 year minimum of leading or mentoring a team
  • Experience multitasking and being adaptable while working with large-scale products
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with Search, Recommendation, or Discovery based systems

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of 5 data scientists; hire into this team as the company grows
  • Set a vision and team strategy for the future
  • Help to get involved with IC Data Science work
  • Be intellectually curious, be adaptable and willing to learn

Work Perks

  • Competitive compensation package (base + bonus + equity)
  • Excellent health care, 401k match, and generous paid time off
  • Casual office environment

For more information, please contact Michellie McDonald-O'Brien at +1 646 766 1203 or via email for a confidential consultation.