Full-Time

Senior Data Scientist

Fraud Risk

Posted on 5/1/2024

Square

Square

10,001+ employees

Economic empowerment through inclusive technology

Consulting
Energy
Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Python
SQL
Operations Research
Looker
Requirements
  • BS/BA in Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Management Science, Computer Science, or a related technical field, OR BS/BA in Criminal Justice, Economics, Business, or a related business field
  • 5+ years of relevant experience (or masters degree with 3+ years of experience)
  • Experience with SQL, Python and Looker
  • Experience driving data-driven solutions and project-managing their implementation
  • Experience answering unstructured questions and managing projects and tasks to a conclusion
  • A passion for Square's mission
  • Experience in risk, trust and safety, payments, or spam prevention
Responsibilities
  • Diagnose problems and develop compelling, data-driven recommendations
  • Develop and maintain multiple data pipelines and ETLs
  • Partner with Product, Engineering, Machine Learning Engineering, Policy and Operation teams to design solutions to business problems, influence product roadmaps, and develop new products/processes
  • Have a chance to use machine learning tools to develop data-driven solutions
  • Promote creative risk solutions through third-party evaluation and integration with a focus on improving the seller experience
  • Develop executive presentations for Squares leadership

Block is a company deeply invested in economic empowerment through its innovative use of technology across multiple disciplines, including financial forecasting, system security, and inclusive People policies. This multifaceted approach not only fosters an inclusive workplace but also promotes continual learning and growth among its employees, making it a leader in nurturing and implementing new initiatives in its industry.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$601.2M

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

16%