Senior Data Scientist at Zip Co

Analytics & Data Science, Full-Time, Sydney sydney analytics full-time
Posted a month ago

About us

We are Zip, a global Buy Now, Pay Later company providing fair and seamless solutions that simplify how millions of people pay. Our journey began in Australia, has taken us to 12 countries (so far) - and we’re just getting started.

We exist to create a world where people can live fearlessly today, knowing they’re in control of tomorrow. Focused on product innovation that puts people at the centre, we put the financial well-being of our customers and merchant partners at the heart of everything that we do.

About the role

Central to our goal and ambitions is our Analytics and Data Science function, who build the models that underpin our products, provide the insights that shape our plans, and run the experiments that move our business forward.

We're looking for somebody with an analytical mind and a passion for thinking outside the box to solve real world problems at Zip. As a Data Scientist in our Risk team, you will be responsible for development and regular maintenance of collection and account management strategies for Consumer portfolios. You'll work closely with different stakeholders across the business to drive real, meaningful change for Zip and our customers.

You will

  • Be the go-to person for Zip Money credit increase strategy
  • Develop and maintain account management scorecards (collections models, behavioral scorecards etc.)
  • Create Tableau dashboards for better visibility of processes and performance
  • Optimize collection treatment automation
  • Conduct ongoing reviews of repayment processing
  • Review collection campaigns and provide valuable insights to senior stakeholders
  • Your skills

  • 5+ years’ experience in credit risk portfolio management science
  • Excellent understanding of how data and analytics can be used to drive optimal credit decisioning
  • Experience in risk analytics or credit risk modelling along with ML models
  • Previous experience of running campaigns and conducting post campaign analysis
  • Experience in SQL, Python, and Spark
  • We’re proud to be a values-led business. Our values form our Mamba mentality - how we’re better today than yesterday, and are used to create game-changing experiences for our customers and fellow Zipsters.

    If you only meet some of the requirements for this role, that's okay. We value a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas and believe this is fundamental for our future success. So, if you have the curiosity to learn and the willingness to teach what you know, we'd love to hear from you.

    We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive workplace that provides equal opportunities to all persons regardless of their age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or anything else.

    What’s in it for you?

    We offer a variety of perks and benefits to support you at both work and home. Here’s a taste of what you can expect!

    ●     Flexible working culture
    ●     Share incentive programs
    ●     Generous paid parental leave
    ●     Leading family support policies
    ●     Paid birthday and volunteering leave
    ●     Mental health and wellbeing program
    ●     Virtual yoga and meditation classes
    ●     Epic office with a casual dress code
    ●     Fun team with high-growth hustle
    ●     Remote working allowance
    ●     Heaps of social events

    Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.