Lead Data Scientist

  • bonify
  • Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
  • 11/09/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

bonify - a Berlin based FinTech Startup enables customers to benefit from their credit scoring and financial data. We give customers free & easy access to their credit score and let them upload additional relevant data. Then we offer tools and personalized recommendations to help optimize our customer's financial situation.

Founded in 2015 by key executives of McKinsey and Zalando, VCI, eg, Mosaic Ventures and Ribbit Capital, and successful entrepreneurs, eg, Zalando founders and Raisin founders, have received significant funding from leading international companies.

Thesis wants to be your tasks

  • You want to lead and supervise all partner communication with risk managers in banks
  • Manage the development and deployment of data science solutions end-to-end
  • Oversee the process of developing models for estimating credit risk
  • Working with our data, this includes data-cleaning, data-modeling and data-processing
  • Manage a cross functional team (Data Science and Business Intelligence)
  • High competence in formulating business goals into analytics tasks

You're offering these qualifications

  • You have a Masters Degree in Computer Sciences or related
  • You have already gained experience in project management with high focus on research
  • You have a good understanding of Data Privacy laws & Data Security or are just about to learn it
  • Good understanding of micro-services and creating architectures based on this principle
  • Good understanding of REST-Api's and other forms (like queuing systems esp. RabbitMQ) of inter process communication
  • Knowledge of relational and non-relational databases
  • Very high Python proficiency
  • Following tools have no secret for you: Graphana, ELK Stack, Pandas, Scitkit-learn, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ, Docker, Jenkins
  • Ability to perform even with short deadline
  • Exceptional conversational skills
  • Exceptional planning skills for research and development projects
  • Highly creative in finding solutions for difficult tasks in a short time frame
  • Proficiency in German Language (At least C1)

We are offering these benefits

  • Shape the future of the analytics department
  • Have an enormous opportunity to professional and personal growth
  • Take responsibility from day one. Take ownership of projects. See your innovation in the product.
  • Use our budget for education and growth (language courses free books).
  • Enjoy the usual start-up stuff: Dart, Table Football, Fresh Fruits
  • Enjoy free coffee and free beer!
  • Enjoy a workplace in the heart of Kreuzberg.