Job Id: 20201006003
Job Role: Data Scientist 2
Experience: 5 Years
Job Location: Chennai
Salary: Best in Industry
Vacancies: Not Mentioned
Job Description Paypal Recruitment 2020 Job Vacancies for Data Scientist in October 2020:
As a Data Scientist 2 at PayPal, you will apply your leadership, strategic and analytical skills to major company challenges. You will act as a business consultant to drive recommendations and implement solutions that ultimately impact the bottom line. And you will do it all by collaborating with a global team of colleagues across sales, operations, product, data science, and finance in an environment that values your insight, encourages you to take on new responsibility, promotes continuous learning, and rewards innovation.
Your Day-to-day Will Involve
Leading a team of data scientists in the planning and delivery of analytic projects from start to finish
Providing mentorship, training, and career development to junior members of the team
Presenting strategy proposals, program updates and complex research findings to senior leadership in a clear and compelling manner that influences and inspires action
Using modeling and analytics to understand how business decisions impact our bottom line. This may include assessing risks of new products, determining fraud policies, or identifying inefficiencies in existing operations.
Ensuring the team is delivering on our KPIs by using various data mining and data visualization tools to monitor portfolio performance and identify improvement opportunities
Developing hypotheses and set up your own problem frameworks to test for the best solutions. You will also scope the operational feasibility, lead implementation efforts, and monitor the success of your solutions.
Leveraging data analysis tools and technologies. For example, using machine learning to determine how we identify fraud.
Creating new solutions rooted in empathy and research that assist all customers as they work to better manage their finances.
Collaborating in a team environment. As part of our crew, you will learn to energetically rally diverse groups in pursuit of a common goal.
The Ideal Candidate Is
Innovative & Curious – You have the desire and ability to connect and empathize with our customers. You have an entrepreneurial spirit and get excited about creating new businesses and reinventing current ones. You ask why, explore, and bring your unique perspective to the table.
Analytical & Action-Oriented – You are data driven and outcome focused. You grow comfortable with ambiguity, fueled by a hunger to learn and constantly seeking out new challenges. You have a desire to act, try new things, and sometimes fail. You persevere but know when to change course and are up for juggling multiple deliverables.
Collaborative & Team-Oriented – You always keep the people around you in the loop and are excited to communicate complex ideas clearly to make sure your co-workers understand the “why” behind their work and their key priorities. You help other teams and individuals grow, develop and be successful.
Inclusive - You will empathize with those around you and care about their success, as you bring people together around what’s possible.
Bachelor’s degree or higher in a quantitative field (Business, Math, Economics, Finance, Statistics, Science, Engineering)
At least 5 years of work experience in analysis or consulting
Experience with or willingness to learn data extraction, analysis, and visualization tools such as SQL, R, Python, Tableau