Datatech are currently working with a market leading and growing Financial Services client to recruit a Senior Decision Science Manager to lead a dedicated team, providing key technical thought leadership and key stakeholder relationship.
You will focus on understanding, measuring, and predicting consumer behaviour using both empirical and statistical modelling techniques to answer key business questions.
They are looking for an experienced credit risk and data analytics professional to lead their decision science team.
Key Requirements: A solid understanding of UK consumer financial services, retail credit products and the regulatory environment. A background in hands on advanced data analytics including predictive model development and implementation in a commercial environment. You should be able to demonstrate how your previous projects have added value and across which metrics.
This role will be as a broad based strategic leader of the decision science team, focused on the integration of decision science models into the business, effective usage and extracting maximum value from them.
Being a relatively small team, they’re looking for a team player who is productive, will collaborate, peer review and works well with close colleagues.
Data Science programming experience is expected. Their tech stack includes both cloud (MS Azure) and non-cloud data warehouses and models developed in Python and R, legacy models in SAS.
We have large consumer databases containing good quality internal data and credit bureau data.
An important part of this role will be to encourage, coaching and developing junior talent in the team.
To find out more about this exceptional opportunity please make an application or give Teresa Cheeseman a call on 01256 314660 to have a confidential discussion in the first instance.