Founding Chief Scientist

Exciting start up ($33m in Funding)

Intelletec has partnered with a fast-growing startup (recently raised $18m) seeking a Founding Chief Scientist to help unlock liquidity for the multi-trillion-dollar, uncorrelated asset class of litigation finance.

As a Founding Chief Scientist, you will play a critical role in leading the development of new models and software products in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of engineers, designers, and lawyers. 

If you are passionate about joining a startup as Founding Chief Scientist this could be a great opportunity.


  • Lead the development of new models and software products
  • Scale up the existing data pipeline
  • Leverage proprietary AI-augmented predictive analytics
  • Work with some of the world's largest institutional investors, law firms, and companies


  • Proven experience working with complex, unstructured datasets composed primarily of textual data
  • 4+ years of industry experience as both a Data Scientist, & Data Engineer
  • 1+ year of leading technical teams or equivalent project management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree, ideally Masters in statistics, computer science, mathematics, or another equivalent quantitative discipline
  • Python (NumPy, Pandas, Sklearn, Matplotlib)
  • Experience with cleaning and summarizing tabular data (e.g., extensive experience with tools such as Pandas)
  • Experience with text processing (e.g., regular expressions) and web scraping
  • Basic AWS services (EC2, S3, etc)
  • Ideally Fintech/consumer experience (b2b marketplace)

On offer:

  • Base salary up to $150k with strong equity 
  • Remote working options
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