Senior Data Scientist
Loss Forecasting
Posted on 2/9/2024
INACTIVE
SoFi

1,001-5,000 employees

Lender and financial services provider
Company Overview
SoFi’s mission is to help people reach financial independence to realize their ambitions.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics
Venture Capital

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.2B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

12%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
SQL
Tableau
AWS
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • 5+ years of loss forecasting experience with a Master’s or PhD degree
  • Proficient in Python, SQL & Tableau
  • Experienced in model development and data analysis
  • Good understanding in basic Statistical / Machine learning models
  • Strong communications and presentation skills
  • Prior experience in credit loss forecasting
Responsibilities
  • Developing quantitative/machine learning models to forecast product losses
  • Aggregating and synthesizing datasets from multiple data environments
  • Analyzing complex datasets to understand the performance and drivers for losses across various products
  • Investigating external credit data to identify trends in the market and industry
  • Conducting loss sensitivity analysis
  • Automating models and analytical dashboards
  • Monitoring the models’ performance and re-calibrating the models as needed
  • Working with Business Units, Operations, Product, Capital Markets, Finance, Accounting and Risk partners to ensure correct loss expectations and trend of losses are communicated effectively and executed appropriately
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity working with bureau sandbox data a plus
  • Experience with generating credit reporting dashboard a plus
  • Experience with developing and productionizing models in the AWS environment a plus