Data Scientist

Arlington, VA

MotoRefi is a fast-growing mission driven fintech startup that delivers financial security and peace of mind to consumers by providing better auto refinancing, insurance and financial protection products. By partnering with credit unions and community banks, we help our customers navigate the best solutions for their financial needs. Our technology makes the refi process quick and easy. The result? We save customers an average of $100/month on their monthly payments and much more.

MotoRefi is backed by QED Investors, a venture capital firm with deep fintech expertise.

The Role

You will be a key part of the analytics team leveraging our data to generate key insights that improve the financial lives of our customers and the performance of our lending partners. You will work closely with a cross functional team including engineering, product, and marketing to make it happen by identifying key areas of opportunity for the business, designing experiments, and measuring the impact.

Responsibilities

  • Lead quantitative analysis projects including all steps from data processing, cleaning, statistical analysis and visualization/communication of results
  • Work cross functionally to analyze large datasets (including credit bureau data and customer data) to surface insights that move the business forward
  • Build and deploy predictive models to improve marketing, product and sales funnels
  • Help set up experiments, measure and interpret results
  • Write or modify data pipelines to access historical data and adapt to new data sources

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Equity in a high growth startup
  • Flexibility and energy of a high performing startup culture
  • Great benefits including medical, dental & vision coverage

Requirements

  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or relevant quantitative discipline
  • 3+ years experience in quantitative analysis and statistical model building
  • Proficiency in SQL and statistical packages (R, SAS, Python etc.)
  • Comfortable working closely with engineering
  • Strong communicator

Bonus Points

  • Experience in the financial services industry
  • Startup experience
  • Experience with data visualization tools like Tableau, Periscope etc.
  • Strong business analysis orientation/experience
To apply, please send a copy of your resume and a cover letter to [email protected]

MotoRefi is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy status, marital status, military or protected veteran status, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and the scope and responsibilities are subject to change. Pre-employment background check and drug screen are required as a condition of employment.