Staff Data Scientist

Posted on 5/29/2024

Credit Karma

Credit Karma

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides free credit monitoring and financial tools

Financial Services
Data & Analytics


Oakland, CA, USA

Required Skills
Data Science
Google Cloud Platform
  • Advanced Degree (Ph.D. / MS) in Computer Science, Data Science, AI, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or a related quantitative discipline
  • 6-8+ years of experience in Data Science / Machine Learning and related areas
  • Work experience with public cloud platforms (especially GCP), Apache airflow, Vertex AI, unsupervised machine learning
  • Relevant work experience in machine learning techniques, including deep learning, tree-based models, reinforcement learning, clustering, time series, causal analysis, natural language processing
  • Experience with embeddings and approximate nearest neighbors technology
  • Proficiency in deep learning ML frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, etc.
  • Expertise in experimentation design, analysis and testing (AB testing, multi arm bandits); prioritization of layer space
  • Experience in operational excellence, model and data monitoring, anomaly detection
  • Ability to quickly develop a deep statistical understanding of large, complex datasets
  • Expertise in designing and building efficient and reusable data pipelines and framework for machine learning models
  • Authoritative knowledge of Python and SQL
  • Strong business problem solving, communication and collaboration skills
  • Results oriented, hardworking, team player, innovator and creative thinker
  • Provide technical leadership for the Member Progress Data Science & AI team
  • Partner with colleagues to identify high-impact opportunities for data science models
  • Create detailed road maps for high-impact initiatives and lead engagement and revenue initiatives
  • Mentor team members and contribute to the design of a cohesive data strategy
  • Contribute to the evolution of data and machine learning infrastructure
  • Research and implement machine learning and statistical approaches

Credit Karma offers financial products and services, including credit monitoring, personalized recommendations, and relief roadmap, utilizing credit profiling, approval odds assessment, and personalized debt relief options. The company also provides tools for credit and identity monitoring, credit card recommendations, and shopping for loans, all for free.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Oakland, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth