FICO (NYSE: FICO) is a leading global analytics software company, helping businesses in 90+ countries make better decisions. Join our world-class team today and fulfill your career potential! Job Summary Job Description The Opportunity "The need for analytics is everywhere! Be a part of a team that solves problems with analytics by staying at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Want to build something meaningful and have fun while doing it? We do too and have been using cutting edge technology to help build industry leading solutions. If you are a problem solver and like the idea of solving tough problems with data and analytics in real world situations, you will thrive here at FICO! You will have the opportunity to work side by side with some of the brightest analytical and engineering minds in the industry who share a passion for innovation." - Director, Analytic Science What You'll Contribute Work with large amounts of real-world data and ensure data quality throughout all stages of acquisition and processing, including data collection, normalization and transformation. Research and select appropriate statistical methods and computational algorithms. Build and/or oversee teams building high-end analytic models for relevant problems using statistical modeling techniques. Manage these projects under time constraints, working with other teams within FICO to provide high quality support to enable integration and deployment of analytics software and solutions. Assist with model go-lives by performing production data validations and analysis of models in production. Assist with client meetings to investigate and resolve problems. Apply data mining methodology in thorough analyses of model behaviour and provide support for customer meetings, model construction and pre-sales. May also participate in post-implementation support. What We're Seeking MS or PhD degree in computer science, engineering, physics, statistics, mathematics, operations research or natural science fields with significant years of hands-on related experience in predictive modeling and data mining. Experience analyzing large data sets and applying data-cleaning techniques along with performing statistical analyses leading to the understanding of the structure of data sets. Proven ability to lead cross functional teams on medium to large scale projects and handling client interactions requiring strong communication skills. Strong scripting experience using Perl, Bash, or similar. Experience working with two of the following: Java, Python, C++ or C. Proven and demonstrable experience with at least three of the following: neural networks, logistic regression, non-linear regression, random forests, decision trees, support vector machines, linear/non-linear optimization. Our Offer to You A culture and work environment strongly reflecting our core values: Act like an Owner, Delight Our Customers and Earn the Respect of Others. The opportunity to make a difference by leveraging your unique strengths. Highly competitive compensation and rewards. Flexible work options, opportunities to give back to your community, social events with colleagues and a comprehensive benefits program inclusive of progressive parental leave. Why Make a Move to FICO? At FICO, you can develop your career with a leading organization in one of the fastest-growing fields in technology today - Big Data analytics. You'll play a part in our commitment to help businesses use data to improve every choice they make, using advances in artificial intelligence, machine learning, predictive and prescriptive modeling, and much more. FICO makes a real difference in the way businesses operate worldwide: Credit Scoring - 150+ billion FICO Scores have been sold to date, making it the most used credit score in the world. Fraud Detection and Security - 2.6+ billion payment cards globally are protected by FICO fraud systems. Lending - 3/4 of US mortgages are approved using the FICO Score. Anti-Money Laundering - our solutions check more than half a billion transactions a day to prevent criminal schemes such as terrorist financing Global trends toward digital transformation have created tremendous demand for FICO's solutions, placing us among the world's top 100 software companies by revenue. We support many of the world's largest banks, insurers, retailers, telecommunications providers and other firms reach a new level of success. Our success is dependent on really talented people - just like you - who thrive on the collaboration and innovation that's nurtured by a diverse and inclusive environment. We'll provide the support you need, while ensuring you have the freedom to develop your skills and grow your career. Join FICO and help change the way business thinks! Learn more about how you can fulfill your potential at www.fico.com/Careers FICO values the benefit that diversity and a culture of inclusion bring to our workplace. We are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and we're proud to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
FICO develops analytic, software, and data management products and services that enable businesses to automate, enhance, and connect decisions.