MasterCard Analyst, Data Scientist - Brighterion in San Francisco, California

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Analyst, Data Scientist - Brighterion

Internally, this role is referred to as Analyst, Data Scientist.


Brighterion is an award winning Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Company recently acquired by Mastercard. Our innovative cross channel AI solutions are applied in industries such as fintech, investment banking, biotech, and insurance. The team at Brighterion pushes the boundaries of innovation for in pure Artificial Intelligence technologies with a culture focused on delivering the results our clients expect and deserve.

The Brighterion Modeling Customer Support (MCS) team is dedicated to work with the Mastercard ESS team to support existing customers as well as enrolling new customers on Mastercard EMS and DI platforms.

The main activities for junior team members are as follows:

Respond to requests (Work Requests) received from EMS and DI customers, as well as Mastercard ESS team.

Assist a senior MCS data scientist in performing proof of concepts for existing and new customers on Mastercard EMS and DI platforms. This includes execution of various tasks from data extraction to model evaluation.

Assist a senior MCS data scientist in performing model optimizations and model updates.


As a junior member part of the MCS team, you will:

Assist a senior MCS team member in developing automated tasks part of the overall process to execute work requests.

Extract and manipulate data using SQL language.

Produce model performance metrics and performance comparison reports.

Perform tasks related to model optimizations and model score analysis.

Attend weekly status meetings to review opened and upcoming work requests

All About You

Essential Skills:

Experience with SQL language

Good knowledge of Linux / Bash environment

Problem solver

Cooperative / coordinated work skills


BS in computer science or a related field

Nice to have:

Good communication skills

Databases: Oracle, Postgres, Netezza and Hadoop

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.€‹

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Requisition ID: R-72649