Data Scientist
Posted on 2/2/2023
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
  • Previous experience working in Financial Risk
  • Experience in building ML-based Fraud and Risk models
  • Previous startup experience
  • Experience with bookkeeping or taxes and how it relates to self-employment
  • The team has gone from inception 6 months ago to being responsible for performing risk analysis on $600M+ of money movement per year - protecting the company from millions of dollars of potential financial loss per year
  • We've built several new systems from scratch, including introducing advanced scoring in the hot path (card swipe), Airflow-based fraud pipelines, and more
  • Supported the launch of several new methods of moving money in and out of our platform
  • Identify different areas of known and unknown risk and provide insights to reduce risk
  • Analyze large amounts of device, user, and behavioral data to identify clusters of bad users
  • Identify and create new risk signals to detect fraud
  • Propose product solutions based on learnings from our data to add friction for fraudulent users without negatively impacting the product experience for good users
  • Partner with Risk, Compliance, and Data Engineering to measure and consistently improve risk metrics
  • Design and build tools for the Risk Operations team to automate processes and decision-making
  • Research novel techniques and best practices to parse large, diverse data sets
  • 5+ years in Data Science/Analytics
  • Expert with Python/R and SQL
  • Ability to translate complex data into actionable insights for all stakeholders
  • Proven track record of driving product direction by using data

51-200 employees

All-in-one banking for businesses
Company Overview
Found's mission is to support small-business owners by making banking smart, simple, and free. Found is an all-in-one income and expense tracking app with customizable tracking, real-time profit and loss statements, expense and income reports, expense categorization, receipt logs, invoices, and more.
  • 401K, FSA, and Commuter Benefits
  • Paid parental leave
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Work anywhere
  • Meaningful equity
  • Flexible vacation policy
Company Core Values
  • We’re on a mission to support the self-employed.
  • We’re growing. Let’s work together.
  • We’re building a team that mirrors those we serve