Data Scientist

São Paulo, Brasil Full-time

About Creditas

Creditas is one of the hottest Fintech Startups in Brazil. Headquartered in São Paulo, Creditas is a digital lending platform on a mission to lower the interest rates for the Brazilian population. By offering secured loans, using cutting edge technology with data driven mindset, we are reinventing the credit experience in Brazil.

Creditas is backed by top VC funds: Redpoint eventures, Kaszek Ventures, Accion's Frontier Fund, QED Investors, World Bank's IFC and Naspers Fintech. Check out why they´ve joined us: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_3LNFA_Zi0

Creditas was part of Google Launchpad Accelerator Class 2 (listed as BankFacil): https://developers.google.com/startups/accelerator/latam/

Get to know what drives us:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zN7wTpo2oUo

 

Your challenges

You will be responsible for analysing data and identifying tendencies and behaviors. You will also be responsible for visualization, presentation and communication of results. You must be able to write code to supoprt your analysis. Your main focus will be to identify business improvement opportunities. 

 

We expect you to have experience in some and interest in most of these

  • Machine Learning
  • Statistics Model and Analysis
  • Data mining and Data model
  • Databases (Relational and No-Relational)
  • Programming languages (Python, R, Ruby)

 

Bonus points for

  • Masters or Doctorate in Math, Statistics, Physics or similar
  • Spark
  • Hadoop

 

You will fit here 

  • We value individual and team effort, we expect high performance of everyone in the team;
  • We have a relaxed environment and at the same time, extremely productive;
  • We want to be happy at our work environment and also in our personal lives;
  • We want to grow both as individuals and as professionals;
  • We constantly share knowledge related and unrelated to our individual tasks;
  • We thrive for knowledge and we love you to get out from your comfort zone, always!;
  • We believe and contribute to the engineering community;
  • We celebrate every single victory;
  • You need to love what you do! 

 

What we offer 

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Health and dental plan
  • Gym plan
  • English classes in company
  • Annual budget to spend on your professional development (books, courses, events)
  • Free fruits
  • You can wear shorts to work!
  • Shower and changing room for people who come by bike
  • Transportation allowance
  • Meal allowance
  • Life insurance