Analytic Scientist

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

FICO (NYSE: FICO) is a leading global analytics software company, helping businesses in 90+ countries make better decisions. Join our world-class team today and fulfill your career potential! Job Summary Job Description The Opportunity Join our software team and help build leading data science tools for advanced analytics. As the data scientist for our product, you will solve interesting analytic problems in real-world applications, using machine learning and explainable artificial intelligence (xAI), and share those solutions with our customers around the globe. Working side-by-side with some of the brightest analytical and engineering minds in our industry, who share your passion for innovation and excellence, you will tremendously grow your own skills and influence. - Sr Director, Technical Architecture What You'll Contribute * Plan, develop and implement algorithms for use by data scientists to address all portions of the predictive modeling lifecycle. * Work side-by-side with data scientists, software developers, QA engineers and UX designers to create robust, efficient and flexible pipelines to transform data, train machine learning models, and test and monitor operationalized models. * Research and select appropriate statistical methods and computational algorithms to create high-end analytic models for market-relevant problems. * Work with large amounts of real-world data and ensure data quality throughout the stages of data collection, analysis and transformation. * Find, augment and design data sets to exercise, quality test, stress test and demonstrate novel data science algorithms. * Engage with internal users, clients and pre-sales engineers to design and create useful solutions, proofs of value, demonstrations and educational materials. What We're Seeking * MS or PhD degree in computer science, engineering, physics, statistics, mathematics, operations research or natural science fields with four or more years of hands-on related experience in predictive modeling and data science. * Experience analyzing large data sets and applying data-cleaning techniques alongside statistical analyses, to understand the structures and stories within data sets. * Proven ability to manage small to medium scale projects and handle client interactions, requiring strong communication skills. * Substantial experience with data science languages including two of the following: Python, R, Scala, SAS or Matlab. * Experience working SQL. * Experience with scripting languages such as Bash, Perl, or similar. * Proven and demonstrable experience with at least three of the following: logistic regression, decision trees, non-linear regression, neural networks, random forests, gradient boosted trees, support vector machines, linear/non-linear optimization. Our Offer to You * A culture and work environment strongly reflecting our core values: Act like an Owner, Delight Our Customers and Earn the Respect of Others. * The opportunity to make a difference by leveraging your unique strengths. * Highly competitive compensation and rewards. * Flexible work options, opportunities to give back to your community, social events with colleagues and a comprehensive benefits program inclusive of progressive parental leave. Why Make a Move to FICO? At FICO, you can develop your career with a leading organization in one of the fastest-growing fields in technology today - Big Data analytics. You'll play a part in our commitment to help businesses use data to improve every choice they make, using advances in artificial intelligence, machine learning, predictive and prescriptive modeling, and much more. FICO makes a real difference in the way businesses operate worldwide: * Credit Scoring - 150+ billion FICO Scores have been sold to date, making it the most used credit score in the world. * Fraud Detection and Security - 2.6+ billion payment cards globally are protected by FICO fraud systems. * Lending - 3/4 of US mortgages are approved using the FICO Score. * Anti-Money Laundering - our solutions check more than half a billion transactions a day to prevent criminal schemes such as terrorist financing Global trends toward digital transformation have created tremendous demand for FICO's solutions, placing us among the world's top 100 software companies by revenue. We support many of the world's largest banks, insurers, retailers, telecommunications providers and other firms reach a new level of success. Our success is dependent on really talented people - just like you - who thrive on the collaboration and innovation that's nurtured by a diverse and inclusive environment. We'll provide the support you need, while ensuring you have the freedom to develop your skills and grow your career. Join FICO and help change the way business thinks! Learn more about how you can fulfill your potential at FICO values the benefit that diversity and a culture of inclusion bring to our workplace. We are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and we're proud to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

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