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Risk Strategy Analyst
Posted on 11/23/2022
San Francisco, CA, USA • Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Data Analysis
Data Science
Business Analytics
  • BA/BS degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Finance, Economics or other quantitative field
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Proven track record of applying analytical/statistical methods to solve real-world problems using data
  • Organized and self-motivated individual, comfortable operating within ambiguity
  • Strong communication skills required to operate across multiple departments and stakeholders
  • 3+ years in Risk/Fraud/Payments focused role
  • Desire to continually learn, adapt and work in a fun, fast-paced environment
  • Carry out detailed walkthroughs and process mapping to identify significant risks and controls in Wish's systems
  • Monitor, review, and communicate the impact to the Buyer Risk team of future initiatives, including new products, changes to existing products, and major business initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders like customer support, marketplace, business development, data science, engineering, payments, and product to launch and monitor fraud prevention controls
  • Review the financial impact of fraud incidents, understand root cause, and design preventative controls
  • Design, evaluate, test, and implement risk rules to counteract fraud patterns and reduce fraud losses
  • Regularly review and analyze the effectiveness of rules and make adjustments or deprecations as needed
  • Be intensely data driven in prioritizing and evaluating the results of all work
  • Be bold! Develop insights using data and research to create a risk control system that deters fraudulent behavior while providing a positive shopping experience for Wish buyers
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with data analysis and visualization tools, such as Python, R, or Tableau
  • 3+ years of SQL experience (Hive, Spark, and other big data tools a plus)
  • 3+ years of experience in a strategy-focused role such as product analytics, business analytics, business operation

1,001-5,000 employees

Affordable e-commerce platform
Company Overview
Wish’s company mission is to provide everyone access to the most affordable and convenient mobile shopping experience on the planet. The company has created a leading mobile shopping platform that provides consumers with a vast selection of products and merchants the access of millions of customers worldwide.
  • Flexible PTO
  • Company events
  • Family Leave
  • Healthcare package for you and your family
  • Fitness Stipend
  • Education Stipend
  • Career Development
Company Core Values
  • Humble
  • Collaborative
  • Experimental
  • Impact
  • Customer First