Data Science Manager, Meta Financials

Data Science Manager, Meta Financials
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Meta Financial is a product group focused on building products to ensure that everyone, everywhere has access to the world’s financial system to accelerate financial inclusion and economic empowerment. Today, we enable people and businesses in over 160 countries to make payments in 55 currencies. Meta Financial supports all payments and all financial service experiences at Meta, including, Facebook Pay, payments on WhatsApp, and advertiser billing, among other products. We are looking for a seasoned Data Science leader who can navigate the technical complexity of the space and the solutions while also managing and supporting a broad and diverse range of stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of working closely with Engineering and Product leads, have previous experience managing managers, and will have a strong technical background. As a data science leader you will set strategic product direction through data, influence cross-company stakeholders, and grow a data science team. You’ll work with some of the brightest minds in the industry, work with one of the richest data sets in the world, use cutting edge technology, and see your efforts affect products and people on a regular basis. This is a highly impactful space, providing the opportunity to build global solutions that scale to a broad range of important problems and affect billions of people.
Data Science Manager, Meta Financials Responsibilities
  • Help build and lead a great data science team to deliver world-class products
  • Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our users interact with our core products
  • Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities
  • Provide mentorship to the team on both technical and strategic direction
  • Inform, influence, support, and execute our product decisions
  • Cultivate culture of analytics and experimentation excellence ensuring high quality analytics output
Minimum Qualifications
  • MS degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., statistics, operations research, econometrics, computer science, engineering), or BS/MS in a quantitative discipline with equivalent working experience
  • 4+ years of experience in team leadership/people management through layers
  • Track-record driving product roadmap and execution
  • Experience working effectively with multiple stakeholders and cross-functionally
  • Experience communicating both in low-level technical details as well as high-level strategies
Preferred Qualifications
  • Financial Technology or Payments experience
  • 6+ years of experience doing quantitative analysis, statistical modeling or machine learning in the experimentation space
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About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $244,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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