The Risk Data Scientist will be in charge of giving a more data and quantitative driven approach to the Risk Team. He/she would help us to create and maintain relevant risk indicators and the data Dashboard of the Risk Area. Additionally, the Risk Data Scientist will contribute to the Risk Assessments by giving relevant insights and asking the pertinent questions. Finally, the data scientist will help with the elaboration of reports and presentation to board members and the risk committee.

Your impact:

  • Create and manage quantitative and qualitative Strategic Risk Indicators.

  • Elaborate, maintain and update a Dashboard of the risk area.

  • Help in the redaction and elaboration of risk assessments, reports and presentations.

  • Help with the inclusion of more quantitative and statistical insights/indicators for reports.

  • Participate in Pilots, giving insight on what questions should be answered from a risk perspective.

  • Monitor the ongoing risk exposure and risk mitigation measures.

  • Evaluate previous handling of risks.

  • Compare potential risks with criteria set out by the company such as costs and legal requirements.

Who you are:

  • Experience with Looker, Tableau, Power BI or similar.

  • Strong statistical skills. Quantitative background. Data Driven.

  • Experience in Enterprise Risk Management.

  • Experience in creating and managing strategic Risk Indicators.

  • Experience with elaborating risk reports and insights.

  • Displays robust research capabilities.

  • Excellent ability for written and verbal communication in English and Spanish.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to handle private, sensitive, confidential information appropriately.

  • BA/BSc in Data Science, Economics, Actuarial Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics or any other related subject.

About Bitso:

Bitso is Latin America’s leading cryptocurrency platform. Our goal is to evolve how we think about and use money. We believe that we should all have the opportunity to use our money whenever we want it, and how we want it, without boundaries or schedules. To achieve this, we provide individuals with fast, cheap, seamless and user-friendly financial services powered by blockchain technology.

Cryptocurrencies do not rely on intermediaries to give them legitimacy or value. Instead, they are valuable because of the peer-to-peer technology that powers them. We firmly believe in crypto and the use cases it has. It’s time for the world to upgrade to a fair, open, transparent, and global financial system for all. #makecryptouseful. 

Visit us at https://bitso.com/

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Compensation and Benefits:
  • Purpose: You’ll be part of something bigger, working towards financial disruption and inclusion across Latin America.
  • Culture: You’ll work in a thriving, friendly, and fun environment that promotes open discussions, jokes, learning, video games, and lots of fun.
  • People: You’ll work with some of the most driven and intelligent people in the crypto space, engaging with a network of diverse talent from 25+ nationalities bound by our quest to #makecryptouseful.
  • Salary: We pay competitively in the countries where we operate.
  • Venue: Work from wherever you want, work asynchronously; this role is fully remote to give you maximum freedom.
  • Unlimited Paid Time-Off:  You choose your number of days off. Recharge batteries and enjoy who you are outside the office
  • Employee Stock Option Plan: we want our team members to be owners of the company. Therefore, as we all together crave for the success of our business, you will be eligible to participate in our stock option plan!

  • This role is expected to work remotely.
  • These are the applicable requisites, although equivalent competencies in any of the above will also be considered.