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Principal Data Science Manager


Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

The ‘Principal Data Science Manager’ role will enable you to be at the forefront of latest cutting-edge technology and create a significant and visible business impact for Scienaptic. You will be working with some of the best-in-class Coders, AI/ML Scientists and Business Analytics Consultants in an environment which will encourage you to contribute widely to functional and technological aspects without worrying about conventional job silos.


  • Build advanced Data Science/Machine Learning models to create significant business impact for clients and ensure client satisfaction

  • Support core algorithmic evolution of the company

  • Work closely with pre-sales and business development teams to create compelling business offerings

  • Understand evolving market needs and support evolution of product roadmap by providing technical and domain expertise

  • Attract and Develop globally superior ML competency in the organisation

  • Recruiting, coaching, mentoring and developing a pool of Data Scientists within the organisation and ensuring alignment of pool to company-wide vision and strategies


  • 10+ years of professional experience of working in financial services sector in the domain of credit risk/fraud/ collections

  • Exposure to machine learning, natural language processing, statistical modelling

  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Proven track record of hiring and leading high performing teams

  • PhD/Master’s degree in Analytics discipline

About Us

Scienaptic is on a mission to increase credit availability by transforming technology used in credit decisioning. Over 150 years of credit experience is embedded in Scienaptic's AI native credit decision platform. Our clients across banks, credit unions, fintech, and other lenders use the platform to constantly improve the quality of underwriting decisions. This enables them to say ‘yes’ to borrowers more often and faster.