Senior Data Scientist (Credit Risk), Fintech

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: KarMun Cheah
Email: email KarMun
Reference: BBBH7192_1642393602
Posted: 4 months ago

Title: Senior Data Scientist, Fintech

Location: Singapore

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

  • Established Fintech startup
  • Specialist in credit risk projects
  • Projects with direct business impact


  • Involved in design and development of machine learning models
  • Build, validate, test, and deploy algorithms and models
  • Work cross functionally with team across the business, locally and regionally
    • Product, engineering, credit risk and underwriting teams
  • Design, develop, and create predictive models across credit risk, fraud detection, underwriting, default, pricing etc.
  • Communicate technical approaches effectively to the business


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or equivalent
  • Minimum 4 years of hands on experience with development of statistics or machine learning models
  • Experience with development of credit risk and fraud detection models
  • Proficient with machine learning techniques and statistical classification/regression for credit risk modelling.
  • Extensive working experience with tools: Python, SQL, data visualization tools (i.e. Tableau, PowerBI etc)

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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