1. About the Job
Upside Digital is on the hunt for a talented brainpower to help grow its portfolio FinTech Startup, InstaVal. The role of the Data Scientist is ideal for creative minds who have analytical, statistical, and programming skills to collect, analyze, and interpret large data sets with the purpose of developing data-driven solutions to difficult business challenges.
2. You will be
Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis.
Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner.
Analyzing large, complex datasets to extract insights and decide on the appropriate technique.
Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques.
Data mining using state-of-the-art methods.
Extending customer’s data with third party sources of information when needed.
Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems.
Using data modelling and evaluation strategy to find patterns and predict unseen instances.
3. You have
Good Communication Skills.
Good personal work ethics and a well-rounded team player.
Ability to own and start projects with the team and manage to deliver in timely manner.
4. You’re skilled at
Using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SLQ, SAS, etc.).
Using common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, etc.
Using data visualization tools, such as D3 dot js, GGplot, etc.
NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase.
Applied statistics such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
Staying on top of technology trend and contribute to technical design throughout project.
5. Your Bonus to us
Experience or familiar with a SaaS business.
Past startup experience.
ASP dot Net familiarity
6. Why InstaVal?
InstaVal is a tech-enabled Business Valuation and Deal Discovery Platform made to promote equity investments in early stage business.
Our vision is to (i) empower founders and (ii) enable ecosystem stakeholders to efficiently deliver their set of investment advisory & support services.
An opportunity for you to be part of a global disruptive startup in the corporate finance space.
We encourage creative thinking, independent responsibilities for business results & team collaboration.
We have lives outside of work.
7. Terms, Perks & Conditions
Airtime : Full-time basis - five days a week. We’re not civil service officials neither.
Compensation structure : Salary, Bonus, Equity.
Location : Dubai, UAE.
Unlimited paid time off as long as you get done.
Start Period : September / October 2019