DATA SCIENTIST

 

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to hr@cvlending.com

 

Conventus Mission and Vision

Conventus is an asset-based business purpose lender and asset management company based in San Francisco, CA.  We are a small but growing team of experienced mortgage professionals creating a highly responsive, fast, and no hassle lending platform for property developers and real estate professionals to obtain loans for their projects quickly and seamlessly. Our mission is to delight every customer and ensure quality and trust in every interaction in which we engage. Diversity of experiences, perspectives, skills, and cultures is core to our mission and team.

 

Position

Full-Time, Salaried, Performance-Based Bonus

As Conventus’ Data Scientist, you will expand upon our ability to venture into new markets with new customers in order to execute upon our mission to our clients and investors. We are searching for a detail-oriented, decisive, and passionate professional who shares our values and vision to create and scale our ability to analyze and make decisions using external and internal data. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a key member of our team that is critical to ensuring we make good decisions and improve the thoroughness of our loan origination and sale process during a pivotal stage of our company’s development.

 

Responsibilities

•     Define, build, and own statistical and machine learning models, algorithms, and bodies of research

•     Communicating research and analytic findings/outputs to the entire company

•     Derive performance metrics and analysis on national, regional, and local real estate markets

•     Driving decisions on defining risk and taking risk with regards to loan origination guidelines and investment activity on behalf of our fund investors

•     Liaise with our Technology Department to ensure database and other digital systems architecture requirements are properly designed to maximize your output

•     Tracking and providing updates to key stakeholders in the company and clients

•     Comply with all company policies, procedures, and regulations

 

Qualifications

Skills

•     Proficient detail-oriented and organized communicator and listener

•     Superior time management skills

•     Excellent customer service skills, attentiveness, and information retention

•     Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

 

Character

•     Ethical

•     Team player

•     Dependable

•     Personable

•     Flexibility and responsiveness to adapt quickly to changing requirements

•     High level of passion and motivation for learning new skills

 

Education and Experience

•     Undergraduate and graduate degrees in statistics, mathematics, economics, engineering

•     Advanced working knowledge of at least one programming language (R or Python highly desired)

•     Special consideration given for:

•     Ph.D in statistics, mathematics, economics, or engineering

•     Prior real estate market experience (academic or practical)

 

Conventus Benefits

•     Integrated PTO annually

•     Health Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental)

•     Life Insurance Coverage

•     Pre-tax commuter fund

•     Pre-tax medical fund

•     SimpleIRA

Compensation

Salary range: $90,000 or more (amount dependent upon experience and skillset) Performance-based bonus