Senior Data Scientist

  • Elucidate GmbH
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 29/05/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Statistics

Job Description

About us:
Elucidate is a Berlin-based startup RegTech/RiskTech building an innovative SaaS-based solution for Financial Crime (FinCrime) risk management. In short, we are providing a quantified risk management platform designed to help clients minimise the risks of money laundering, corruption and terrorist financing, whilst also ensuring strong international connectivity.

You will be doing:

  • Establishing and vetting FinCrime data sources for analysis, including the use of proxy data sources
  • Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
  • Extending data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
  • Performing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of performance
  • Operating effectively across all aspects of the companys operations
  • Providing leadership, training, coaching, and guidance to junior staff

You should apply if:

  • Youre curious and interested in highly regulated products
  • Worked in a Bank and a Startup before.
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
  • Experience with common data science toolkits
  • Experience with data visualisation tools
  • Strong applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Data-oriented personality
  • Exposure to FinCrime risk management, or a comparable function such as Op Risk, Credit Risk, etc.
  • Good scripting and programming skills would be a plus