Data Science Manager - Credit Risk Analytics

$160k - $180k
Sydney CBD
01 Jul 2019

Is a manager role the next step in your career?

An award-winning international organisation are looking for a an experience Data Science manager who can combine the world of risk analytics and data science. Ideally you will have experience in managing teams in the risk analytics space and enjoy bring the best out of the team and taking the team to the next level.

This role will require you to have solid experience with risk analytics across the areas of scorecards, credit risk models (PD, LGD and EAD). But unlike many other roles this will be done in a cutting edge big data environment with a team of high performing data experts consisting of data scientists, big data engineers and data visualisation specialists.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong experience developing retail credit risk modelling
  • Programming skills with open source tech such as r, or python
  • Application scorecard development experience
  • Exceptional commercial acumen with the ability to see the bigger picture
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with tatistical techniques for analyzing financial data, including: sampling, optimisation, logistic regression, linear regression, decision tree analysis, etc
  • Be able to create behavioural models
  • Practical experience or at least interest in machine learning, cloud tech would be highly advantageous
  • 5 plus years relevant industry experience
  • Previous management experience would be highly advantageous

In exchange you will be part of industry thought leaders in who are known as the leaders in this space. They have a real family atmosphere and a strong desire to shake up the industry and push the boundaries as to what can be done in data science.

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Senior Consultant | Analytics
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