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Data Scientist - Fraud and Security (South Bay)

Company Name: Uber
Location: San Carlos, CA
Date Posted: 14th Jul, 2016
Description:

The Fraud and Security Data Science Team keeps fraudsters and other bad actors out of the Uber marketplace. The adversarial problems we solve are among the toughest challenges a data scientist can encounter. Our opponents morph everyday, and we usedata at scale to uncover them in a digital cat-and-mouse game. Because of this, our team is a key partner in every Uber program, from China expansion to empowering uberPOOL to make cities more efficient. We work directly with product managers, engineers, financial analysts, and security investigators. As a member of our team, you’ll protect Uber’s riders and drivers by bringing state of the art technology to bear on the world’s richest dataset about how people move. 

Qualification:

Skills we look for: 

  • 2+ years of experience in a quantitative analysis role.
  • BA/BS/MS in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or another quantitative field (an advanced degrees is a plus, but not necessary).
  • Experience with data wrangling, modeling, and telling a story based on data.
  • Experience with machine learning and common analysis tools: SQL, R, or Python.
  • Demonstrable familiarity with code and programming concepts.
  • Attention to detail, leavened with the hustle to make things happen fast.
  • Passion towards solving the toughest problems in computer science.