As part of our team, you will work closely with our clients on customized projects to design, develop, and deploy state-
of-the-art, data-driven predictive models to solve business problems using the latest technologies in data mining, statistical modeling, pattern recognition, and performance inference.
What You’ll Contribute
Design and develop state-of-the-art, data-driven exploratory analysis as well as predictive and decision models to solve business problems across the financial services industry.
Build and evaluate predictive and decision models to be deployed in production systems, or for research. This includes the analysis of large amounts of historical data, determining suitability for modeling, data clean-
up and filtering, pattern identification and variable creation, selection of sampling criteria and performance definition, and variable selection, and experiments with different types of algorithms and models, analyzing performance, to identify the best algorithms to employ.
Mentor and coach junior team members.
Set priorities and manage projects of medium to large scope; identify roadblocks and work to resolve them.
Review project variances against deliverables; negotiate necessary changes without committing to the impossible, and engage in direct dialogue with client to achieve agreement on project outcomes.
Adapt to changing environments, resources, and project demands.
Establish appropriate model report format for communication with clients.
Participate in pre-sales support and / or provide post-implementation support that may require travel.
Create, review, and deliver formal presentations of work to clients.
Participate in authoring white papers, proposals and publications.
What We’re Seeking
BS degree in a statistics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, physics, operations research field (MS preferred)
Significant hands-on experience conducting and driving medium / large predictive analytics engagements, exploratory data analysis, data management and data preparation.
Experience analyzing data in order to draw conclusions about data integrity, accuracy, and general relationships with proficiency in analytic tools.
Ability to anticipate, investigate and analyze database and data processing problems to pinpoint cause of problems and recommend possible solutions.
Experience in financial services industry strongly preferred
Ability to use object oriented languages such as Java / C++ and / or scripting languages such as Python / Perl to manipulate data for purposes of model development is a plus.
Our Offer to You
A culture and work environment strongly reflecting our core values : Act Like an Owner, Delight Our Customers and Earn the Respect of Others.
The opportunity to make a difference by leveraging your unique strengths.
Highly competitive compensation and rewards.
Flexible work options, opportunities to give back to your community, social events with colleagues and a comprehensive benefits program inclusive of progressive parental leave.
Why Make a Move to FICO?
At FICO, you can develop your career with a leading organization in one of the fastest-growing fields in technology today Big Data analytics.
You’ll play a part in our commitment to help businesses use data to improve every choice they make, using advances in artificial intelligence, machine learning, predictive and prescriptive modeling, and much more.
FICO makes a real difference in the way businesses operate worldwide :
Credit Scoring 150+ billion FICO Scores have been sold to date, making it the most used credit score in the world.
Fraud Detection and Security 2.6+ billion payment cards globally are protected by FICO fraud systems.
Lending 3 / 4 of US mortgages are approved using the FICO Score.
Anti-Money Laundering our solutions check more than half a billion transactions a day to prevent criminal schemes such as terrorist financing
Global trends toward digital transformation have created tremendous demand for FICO’s solutions, placing us among the world’s top 100 software companies by revenue.
We support many of the world’s largest banks, insurers, retailers, telecommunications providers and other firms reach a new level of success.
Our success is dependent on really talented people just like you who thrive on the collaboration and innovation that’s nurtured by a diverse and inclusive environment.
We’ll provide the support you need, while ensuring you have the freedom to develop your skills and grow your career. Join FICO and help change the way business thinks!