Data Scientist

Company Name: Affirm
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date Posted: 18th Oct, 2016
  • Apply your data skills to help understand how our customers use our products to drive strategy in groups across the business (e.g. Product, Sales and Marketing, Servicing, and Risk)
  • Get your hands dirty as you help us continue to scale our analytics infrastructure and refine our products and processes
  • Design experiments and distill their results into actionable conclusions to drive decisions about product and marketing
  • Suggest ways to improve our current product and build new products through an understanding of our customers
  • 2+ years experience with statistical and quantitative analysis
  • Proficiency with R or Python and some SQL experience
  • Demonstrated initiative, a self-starter attitude
  • Understanding of statistics, experience with experimentation or machine learning is nice to have
  • Intuitive sense for products and users
  • Physically unable to live with inefficient or broken processes and systems
  • Grit. Lots of grit. You’ll wear 7 hats and not love all of them
  • Intelligence + Humility. Hubris is the fastest way to blow up a bank!
  • Basic understanding of lending or payments is a plus, but the right person will be able to pick it up quickly