Data Analyst

Data Analyst

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Credit Sesame is a fast growing FinTech company, a pioneer and the leader in personal credit management with a disruptive vision for personal finance through its recent acquisition and entry into digital banking. Headquartered in the Bay Area with presence across the US and Canada and growing globally, Credit Sesame is helping consumers' cash work for their credit and their credit work for their cash by applying advanced data science, AI and machine learning for better financial wellness. Our purpose is to be the “go to” brand for financial wellness.

We're seeking a highly talented Data Analyst who can leverage data and analytics to gain a deep understanding of our business, uncover trends, and help drive key company-wide growth initiatives across our high-growth Digital Banking and Credit business.

You'll...

    • emphasize conceptual understanding of business drivers and leverage data and analytics to gain a deep understanding of our business, uncover trends, and help drive key company-wide growth initiatives across new and existing lines of business;
    • partner with product managers, business development, engineers, and marketers to translate business insights into decisions and action and solve their most complex problems;
    • utilize statistics, econometrics, and data science, with the experience and training to back it up;
    • analyze large data sets and interpret data flow diagrams;
    • use Python and R to analyze and solve complex business problems;
    • produce correct and efficient SQL queries, with sufficient mastery to perform analysis, what-if scenarios and evaluation of web and app changes;
    • conduct quantitative research and analysis of Credit Sesame’s data that results in actionable insights and recommendations;
    • own the design, development, and maintenance of ongoing metrics, reports, analyses, dashboards, etc. to drive key business decisions.

You're a great fit for our team because...

    • you have knowledge of machine learning techniques and tools (K-means, Naïve Bayes, SVM, etc.);
    • you have an ability to design experiments and analyze them translate results to insights;
    • you have 2+ years experience in data science and business analytics with a deep understanding of how data can be used to propel a business forward, or a similar mix of education and experience;
    • you're an expert in SQL, MS Excel and proficient in programming (R, Python, etc);
    • you have experience using data visualization tools (Tableau, Looker, Chartio, etc);
    • you have an ability to communicate clearly and effectively to cross functional partners of varying technical levels;
    • you have knowledge of statistics and experimental design;
    • you have a desire to work in a diverse, highly collaborative team environment;
    • you have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.

You'll love it here because...

    • you‘ll have huge potential to grow with a company that’s a category leader;
    • you’ll have equity in a pre-IPO company backed by top VCs;
    • we offer comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance with many plan options;
    • we have lunch catered daily;
    • you can stay on top of your fitness goals with our onsite fitness centers;
    • we offer monthly fitness, phone and internet reimbursement;
    • you can fuel up at our stocked kitchens with endless snacks and drinks;
    • we prize EQ and empathy, and have a culture that emphasizes total wellness, including work-life harmony.

Office Location

We are open to hiring remotely for this role. You could also work out of our Toronto, San Francisco or our Mountain View office—you decide!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
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