Head of Data Analytics

Job Title: Head of Data Analytics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: MMO903_1492105692
Contact Name: Michellie McDonald O'Brien
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2017 18:48

Job Description

This small-niche FinTech company is in growth mode, looking to revolutionize the credit card industry by incorporating futuristic technologies to replace FICO and outdated scoring models. Located in Manhattan's East Village, our client is expanding their team by hiring a Head of Data Analytics.

In this leadership position, you will be responsible for the oversight and collaboration between the data science and analytics teams, and the financial services team. The company will rely on your ability to break down business problems, and solve such problems using analytic techniques. You will also be responsible for directing the development of statistical models to improve risk management decisions (i.e. underwriting models), and utilize the use of data insight to forecast potential trends in the business.

The most qualified Head of Data Analytics will be well versed in manipulating both internal and third party data assets. They will also hold an advanced degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or other quantitative/statistical discipline. Relevant work experience in data analytics or related consulting is desired, as well as experience analyzing large data sets using software such as R, Python, or SAS.

For more information, call 646-766-1203 for a confidential consultation.