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Data Scientist

full-time MarketInvoice London

“Online business lending with the X-factor” - The Times

One of “The 9 hottest UK FinTech startups most likely to be worth $1 billion” - Business Insider

YOUR TEAM

The data science team at MarketInvoice work across the business to influence decision making.

We’re motivated to make an impact by moving the business, particularly the marketing team, towards automated and unbiased decisioning and by delivering actionable insights. Within the data science team, we value passion for continually learning and improving the way we do things and a drive to deliver high quality work.

Read a recent blog post from the team on understanding machine learning models

ABOUT US

We believe that finance has moved on with technology - and we’re here to make it work better for businesses. We want to help entrepreneurs spend more time on ideas and less time worrying about their cash flow.

So what makes us different? With our smart online platform, we’re making it quick and easy for UK companies to access business finance. But it’s not just about the tech. Our people are our greatest asset and one of the best things about working at MarketInvoice.

We’re a team of bright and talented people from all over the world, who work together to get things done. Positivity is key to our culture, which means we support each other and have a lot of fun along the way.

Our values matter and as part of the team, they’ll be yours too.

#MakeItHappen | #1Team1Dream | #AlwaysBeLearning

Hear from our Co-Founder, Anil Stocker, on his favourite MarketInvoice moment.

ABOUT YOU

We view our predictive models as a competitive advantage, making use of machine learning techniques and a variety of data sources. You will improve and monitor these existing models, as well as develop new models. You will also be responsible for the feature engineering - creating and testing new features as we get access to even more data sources. There will also be statistical work to test hypotheses that have come from the business.This role gives a unique opportunity to have a tangible impact on the models and analysis that influence business decisions.

Aside from the technical work, you will collaborate with stakeholders across the business to capture their expertise and maximise the impact of the analysis and models in production.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Expertise in binary classification modelling / credit scorecard modelling, using for example Random Forest, Gradient Boosting, and Logistic Regression
  • Proficiency in SQL and R
  • Good communication skills
  • A demonstrable understanding of Statistics, backed by core principles gained in a quantitative degree like Maths or similar
  • Experience in delivering projects like: customer segmentation; propensity modelling (e.g. for a email marketing campaign); lead scoring; sales funnel analytics; A/B testing; churn modelling; sales forecasting

Not only will you have the opportunity to progress your career whilst making a huge impact at one of the UKs hottest FinTech companies, you will also have access to:

  • Best in class share options scheme.
  • Childcare vouchers.
  • Amazon Kindle and unlimited book allowance.
  • Private health coverage and half price Virgin Active gym membership.
  • 25 days of annual leave per year, plus your Birthday off!
  • A great office (complete with roof terrace, great facilities and a community feel) in the heart of vibrant Shoreditch.


We will do our best to reply to all applications, and normally manage to. However, if you have not had a response within 4 weeks, please assume your application has not been successful.

How will we use the information about you?

We will use your data to process your application, to allow us to assess your suitability for a role and improve our sites. We may share your data with third parties to achieve these purposes. We will not share your data for marketing purposes.

We will keep your data safe in accordance with data protection legislation.

If you would like further information on how your data may be used please visit our website at https://www.marketinvoice.com/terms-and-conditions

If you are unhappy with the use of your data, you can change your mind at any time by emailing legal@marketinvoice.com


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published: March 14, 2019

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