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Quantitative Lead, Analytics at SoFi
San Francisco, CA, US
Description
You are a rockstar data and analytics guru with a background in engineer, math, physics, data science or marketing analytics. You are an analyst with technical literacy and business acumen and can deliver insights that tell the story within the data. You might use machine learning or descriptive statistics, but the core of the message is always the business impact. You treat stakeholders as a partnership – you are there at each step of the way and you know that we only succeed if we succeed together.

By joining SoFi, you're joining a new kind of finance company based around speed, transparency, and alignment with our members’ interests. Our goal is to be the center of our members’ financial lives. We created student loan refinancing, addressing the biggest financial challenge this new generation has through a new approach to lending. We expanded into other types of loans, and then into insurance and wealth management with similarly inventive products. As the company has grown, we’ve been able to help more people with these tools.

Responsibilities

Become a domain expert of your product areas and conduct rigorous quantitative analysis to help improve our business partnerships and identify profitable growth opportunities
Work cross-functionally with product, engineering to instrument and measure key metrics, build world-class products and design hypothesis-driven experiments.
Make clear, coherent and holistic recommendations based on quantitative analysis and get buy-in from both technical and non-technical audiences across all levels.
Build/maintain reports, dashboards, and metrics to monitor and deliver insights to our business partners.
Commercially aware and politically astute. You stay focused on what’s best for the company – sometimes that requires being flexible, other times it requires being steadfast.
Background especially needed in product analytics, operations, capital markets, and mobile analytics.
Desired Skills and Experience:

7-10 years of experience.
Intellectual curiosity and aptitude to pick up new technical skills
Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance.
High EQ with ability to influence outcomes and communicate technical content to general audiences.
Financial product knowledge in fixed income, consumer credit, or portfolio theory.
Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering or quantitative field.
SQL, R, Python and Tableau.
Great if you have: Public github, publications, management experience, speaking engagements.
Benefits

Catered lunches, a fully stocked kitchen, and subsidized gym membership.
Competitive salary packages and bonuses.
A flexible vacation policy allows you to truly relax and reboot.
Comprehensive health, vision, dental, and life insurance as well as disability benefits.
100% of health, vision, and dental premiums paid by SoFI for employees and their dependents.
401(k) and education on retirement planning. 

Tuition reimbursement on approved programs, up to $5,250 a year.
Monthly contribution to help you pay off your student loans.