Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    San Francisco

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Circa $200,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 9384

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

The Payment infrastructure on the internet is fragmented and broken. Our client are building a future where sending payments is as easy as sending messages. To do this they have redesigned payments from the ground up.

As a Senior Data Scientist, You'll...Build production fraud models; your models will be the engine that powers all online commerce Conduct data analyses; your analyses will determine which policies we adopt and help inform strategic growth​​​​

We're looking for someone with...

  • Passion and drive to make improve commerce on the Internet

  • Deep understand of and experience with data analysis

  • Advanced degree (PhD or MS) in a quantitative field (e.g. Statistics, Engineering, CS)

  • Strong knowledge of statistics

  • Expert knowledge of a scientific computing language (R or Python) and SQL

  • Strong ability to communicate clearly and focus on impact

  • Nice-to-Haves...

  • Previous work experience in an early stage company and knowledge of how to navigate and be successful in a startup environment.

  • Deep understanding of fraud detection, e-commerce payments and the competitive ecosystem.


  • Perk #1: Work with a passionate team that actually cares about what we do vs the perks we get. Nevertheless...

  • Work with a world-class team of key figures from Stanford / Google / Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest

  • Significant equity at a fast-growing company

  • Ownership and autonomy over substantial projects

  • Health benefits for you and your family

  • Daily breakfast, lunch, dinner, and SNACKS

  • Relocation support

  • Office Super Smash Bros, Fifa, cocktail supplies & equipment, mini-hoop, mini-putt, and other assorted mini-sports