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Lead Data Scientist, Marketing Modeling

Team: Predictive Analytics
Department: Business Analytics/Revenue
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Commitment: Full-time
Are you ready to join a growing team that puts a premium on productivity and has an award-winning culture, centered around transforming talented employees into effective business leaders?
Then Bankers Healthcare Group is the place for you. We offer innovative financial solutions to licensed and highly-skilled professionals, representing the best of both traditional lending and fintech, and are looking for passionate, impact players to help take our company to the next level.
At BHG, you’ll become immersed in the finance industry—with a variety of loan solutions, credit cards, patient financing, bank programs, and collections services, which have helped BHG become one of the leading providers of finance solutions.
With over 18 years in business, we have the stability of an established company with the speed and agility of a startup, where ingenuity and risk-taking are encouraged, and every employee has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. 

Who You Are

You are a motivated Lead Data Scientist who is passionate about driving results and has a creative approach to solving problems. The candidate will be responsible of providing support to the organization with data driven insights using advanced statistical and modeling techniques. This is a unique opportunity where the data scientist will transform technical insights into actions that affect key aspects of the business. 
What You’ll Do
  • The Lead Data Scientist will partner with the Marketing team to develop and manage start-of-art marketing models to help maximize the ROI of marketing spending through multiple marketing channels such as direct mail, email, paid search and social platforms.  
  • The Lead Data Scientist will lead marketing model developing through all phases, from model design through model building, validation, implementation, and monitoring.  
  • The Lead Data Scientist will be evaluating new internal or third-party data for model enhancing.  
  • You will also be responsible for mentoring junior team members.   
What You’ll Need
  • Graduate degree in “STEM” field (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics)  
  • 5+ years of experience in Analytics with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • 3+ years’ experience building predictive modeling is required. 
  • Experience with Marketing modeling is a strong plus.  
  • Expertise with coding in R for data modeling, machine learning, regression and statistical analysis. 
  • Proficient with writing SQL queries, Excel, and PowerPoint 
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and critical thinking skills 
  • Intellectual curiosity and aptitude to pick up new technical skills and domain knowledge 
  • Strong language and writing skills, knowledge of regulatory requirements, and knowledge of model risk management. 
  • Strong written and verbal communications 
Life at BHG
At BHG, we work hard and aren't afraid to take risks. Since the beginning, our core values of PMA (positive mental attitude), team player and loyalty have been the driving force behind every interaction we have between each other and our customers. We have a healthy respect for the daily grind, yet we value work/life balance. We believe that all employees should have the opportunity to lead and that good ideas can come from anyone. From the top-down, our leaders are actively involved not only in strategic oversight and running the business, but also in the well-being and growth of all employees. We consider people our #1 asset, and help employees realize their full potential, set and exceed their goals, and explore new opportunities for personal and professional development.
Why You Should Join BHG

We strive to offer amenities, opportunities, events, and programming that support the interests of our teams, while furthering the culture that makes us Great Place to Work® certified. Some of the benefits you can expect when you join BHG include:

  • 100% coverage of monthly health insurance premiums
  • Competitive PTO and vacation policies
  • Company 401(k) plan with employer contributions after one year
  • On-site gym access and memberships, with personal trainers, and certified nutritionists on staff
  • Company-sponsored training and certification opportunities
  • Monthly award ceremonies where top achievers are celebrated and receive additional bonuses
  • Ongoing volunteer opportunities to give back to the community through our BHG Cares program
If you’re ready for a career where you can exercise your passions, be surrounded by co-workers who are relentlessly committed to service, and have a team-player mindset, apply today!
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Bankers Healthcare Group is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Bankers Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.