Sr. Manager, Data Science & ML Platform
Oportun, Inc
Chennai, TN, IN
3d ago


  • Develop data products and models used in managing credit / fraud risk and customer lifetime valuation and provide frictionless customer experience for various products and services Oportun provides.
  • Build end-to-end reusable pipelines from data acquisition to model output delivery through partnership with data and production engineering teams.
  • Support the development of automated monitoring tools which can enables us to make almost real-time assessment of the performance of models and rules, and extract insights
  • Lead initiatives to drive business value from start to finish including project planning, communication and stakeholder management.
  • Lead discussions with Compliance, Bank Partners and Model Risk Management teams to facilitate the Model Governance Activities such as Model Validations and Monitoring.
  • Lead, coach and partner with the DS and non-DS team to deliver results
  • Communicate and partner with third party data vendors.
  • Qualifications

  • A relentless problem solver and out of the box thinker with a proven track record of driving business results in a timely manner
  • Comfortable in a high-growth, fast-paced and agile environment
  • Master’s degree or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering or Economics or other quantitative discipline (Bachelor’s degree with significant relevant experience will be considered).
  • 5+ years data science experience in developing and deploying Machine Learning models
  • Hands on experience leveraging machine learning techniques such as Gradient Boosting, Clustering, Logistic Regression and Neural Network to solve real world problems
  • 5+years of hands-on experience with data extraction, cleaning, analysis and building reusable data pipelines; Proficient in SQL, Spark SQL and / or Hive
  • 7+ years of experience in designing, developing and leveraging model platform and MLOp; proficient in Python / Pyspark
  • 2+ year of experience in people management
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management and project management skills
  • Experience working with AWS EMR, Sage-maker or other cloud-based platforms is a plus
  • Engineering and SW development experience is a plus
  • LI-Remote

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