Wealthsimple is on a mission to help everyone achieve financial freedom, no matter who they are or how much they have. Using smart technology, Wealthsimple takes financial services that are often confusing, opaque & expensive & makes them simple, transparent, & low-cost. We're the company behind some of Canada's leading digital financial products, & are growing faster than ever.
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Credit @ Wealthsimple
Strong credit risk management will be a critical component of enabling innovative & responsible credit offerings across Wealthsimple's products. As a newly formed team, the Credit team will own the full lifecycle of our approach to credit from machine learning risk models, credit policy & extensible frameworks for lending decisions all while building a feedback loop to continuously improve our understanding of risk.
We envision that the Credit team will have people from diverse educational backgrounds: math, business operations, computer science & statistics with expertise in data science, credit analytics, product management & software engineering.
As we continue to expand our credit product offerings within the Canadian marketplace, doing so in a way that is responsible & resilient is paramount to the success of Wealthsimple. We are looking for a Director of Credit who will lead the team is building machine learning & data driven solutions to assess credit worthiness & build lending policies that help our clients meet their financial goals.
This individual will define & lead Wealthsimple's credit risk management strategy as a member of the risk leadership team. They will partner with leaders across the business to launch & deliver a best-in-class underwriting capabilities while effectively managing regulatory, financial & reputation risks to the business.
Wealthsimple is a fintech company which provides it with new & innovative data sources & techniques for assessing risk. In this role you will build a team of teams responsible for the end-to-end credit risk platform. You will provide technical mentorship to your team & act as a people lead, while reporting to the VP of Fraud & Risk.