Lead Data Scientist (Credit Risk)

Job title: Lead Data Scientist (Credit Risk)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: $180,000 - $180000
Start date: 19-10-2021
Reference: PR/081228
Contact details: Joseph Gul
Contact email:
Job published: September 17, 2021 17:15
Lead Data Scientist – (Fintech, Credit Risk)  

JAC are currently recruiting an experienced Lead Data Scientist to work with a highly respected Fintech startup.  
Due to consistent growth in 2020/2021, our innovative client are currently expanding their technology division across the SEA region.  
The successful candidate shall receive transparent career progression, a competitive salary, stock & package; as well as the opportunity to work on various innovative products within this highly distinguished startup. 
The successful Lead Data Scientist will be operating in a technical lead role, reporting into the Founder.
Role & Responsibilities:  
  • Data model creation, development, visualization, deployment and optimization 
  • Applying state-of-art machine learning techniques such as RNN/DNN
  • Building and deploying Credit Risk & Fraud Detection models to fit specific business needs
  • Implementing Machine Learning models & AI technologies (Deep Learning, NLP & Computer Vision) 
  • Working closely with the regional Data Science teams to develop innovative internal products
  • Working on Data Science products from ideation through to deployment 
Experience & Qualifications:
  • Experience working as an experienced Senior Data Scientist or Lead Data Scientist.
  • Proficient in analyzing data, hands on coding and automating data handling through SQL, Python and R
  • Experience implementing ML models & AI technologies (Deep Learning, NLP & Computer Vision) 
  • Credit Risk & Fraud Detection experience is highly advantageous 
  • A PhD, Masters or Bachelors in a quantitative field (e.g. Economics, Statistics, Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science) 
If this opportunity is of interest, then do not hesitate to contact Joe Gul on: 
+65 6411 0343 
Alternatively send a copy of your updated CV to: 
Please note due to a high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
Joe Gul
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