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Senior Data Scientist / Fintech Startup

Silver Spring, MD

100% Remote

Full Time

$160k - $190k

Our client is a prominent fintech startup, dedicated to revolutionizing the way people manage and utilize their finances. They leverage cutting-edge technology and innovative solutions to provide our customers with seamless financial experiences. Their mission is to empower individuals and businesses to achieve their financial goals with confidence and efficiency.

They are seeking a talented and experienced Senior Data Scientist to join their dynamic team. As a Senior Data Scientist, you will play a pivotal role in driving data-driven decision-making across the organization. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to develop and deploy advanced analytics solutions that drive business growth and enhance customer experiences.


  • Lead the design, development, and implementation of machine learning models and algorithms to solve complex business problems.
  • Analyze large, diverse datasets to extract actionable insights and identify trends, patterns, and opportunities.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business objectives and translate them into analytical solutions.
  • Drive innovation by exploring new methodologies, technologies, and approaches to enhance data science capabilities.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior members of the data science team, fostering a culture of learning and continuous improvement..


  • Master's or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field.
  • Proven experience (5+ years) working as a data scientist, with a focus on machine learning, predictive modeling, and data analysis.
  • Strong proficiency Python, as well as libraries/frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn, etc.
  • Experience with big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Spark) and cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Previous history of working in a startup or small company/team environment.
  • Previous experience in the financial services industry is a plus.

The Offer:
You will receive the following benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) + match
  • Wellness reimbursement plan
This role is bonus eligible.

If you are passionate about leveraging data science to drive meaningful impact and innovation in the fintech industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join us in shaping the future of finance!

**Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.**


Posted by: Lindsay Troyer