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Data Scientist, Risk & Trading
Posted on 3/8/2022
Jackson Township, NJ, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Deliver high-quality analysis and reporting to aid more accurate risk profiling, customer segmentation, optimum risk strategy and effective risk management decisions
  • Improve our understanding of customer behaviors, efficiency of promotions, and effectiveness of risk management practices
  • Create, modify, and evolve models which solve business problems, and show demonstrable improvements to department KPIs
  • Through idea generation and exploratory analysis, develop new and innovative ways to turn behaviors into features for use in risk analysis, segmentation and predictive modeling
  • Demonstrate accurate insights and predictions using visualizations and clear explanations of results, recommendations, methods, biases and limitations
  • Take responsibility to learn the necessary skills and techniques, in order to work with independence, integrity and accuracy
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to effectively identify areas for improvement, and support their strategic objectives
  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar role
  • Undergraduate degree in a numerate or technical discipline
  • Strong results in subjects with a mathematical or statistical focus
  • Proficient in SQL and experience of manipulating large datasets
  • Knowledge of statistical or programming software and techniques (e.g. in Python, R, C#, VBA , etc.) an advantage
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience working with data visualization tools like Tableau an advantage
  • Interest in Sports an advantage
  • An exciting and fun environment committed to driving real growth
  • Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
  • Mentorship and professional development resources to help you refine your game
  • Flexible vacation allowance to let you refuel
  • Hall of Fame benefit programs and platforms
  • FanDuel • A game-changing real-money fantasy sports app
  • FanDuel Sportsbook • America's #1 sports betting app
  • TVG • The best-in-class horse racing TV/media network and betting platform
  • FanDuel Racing • A horse racing app built for the average sports fan
  • FanDuel Casino & Betfair Casino • Fan-favorite online casino apps
  • FOXBet • A world-class betting platform and affiliate of FanDuel Group
  • PokerStars • The premier online poker product and affiliate of FanDuel Group

1,001-5,000 employees

Fantasy sports and online U.S. sportsbook
Company mission
Fanduel is on a mission to make sports more exciting. The company provides a daily fantasy sports platform with a range of game types for players with a guaranteed prize pool for the winners.
  • From peer-to-peer learning to industry conferences, there are a number of ways to develop your career
  • From your head to your toes we’ve got you covered with our 100% health insurance coverage
  • We keep a well-stocked supply of snacks and refreshments to keep you going throughout the day
  • Flexible hours and vacation scheduling let you work when you’re at your best
  • We provide the latest tech and equipment, you get the job done
Company Values
  • We’re not just a company, we’re a collective. And we’re not just coworkers, we’re a community.
  • We’re an all-hands-on-deck crew of dreamers, doers, thinkers, makers, builders, breakers, and rebuilders.
  • We value teamwork above all else.
  • We believe that diversity and inclusiveness are at the core of any good team.
  • Passion for building a product our customers will love, passion for being the best in our field, and passion for our own people.