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About Monese

At Monese they believe that access to banking and financial services is a right that everybody should enjoy. They are on a mission to ensure that anybody in the world who needs a bank account can get one. By using leading-edge technology via smartphones, they offer services that are easy to access, simple to use and cheap to run for everyone.

The first Monese products already serve hundreds of thousands of customers in the UK and Europe, and they have ambitious plans to add more products and improve their existing features.

They are a fast growing team made up of a variety of backgrounds and currently located across London, Tallinn and Lisbon.
They’re not just a start-up with an idea; they have a proven business model that is growing exponentially and generates strong revenues.

About You

They are looking for a Lead Data Scientist to join the team. This role will be perfect for you, if you are someone who gets excited about new technology; loves to build new applications; and know your way around data science.

You have the ability to think outside the box to help improve and add value to the business, department and overall processes.

The chosen candidate will be working closely with their Product Lead, Analysts, and Engineers to develop new and important features at Monese.


    • Data preparation (SQL).
    • Measure business impact of implemented solution.
    • Testing different feature sets and feature engineering pipelines that are used for machine learning.
    • Building data auditing dashboards.
    • Building model auditing dashboards.
    • Working closely with other team members to define tasks and key metrics.
    • Producing replicable results.
    • Document models.


    • Proficient in Python and/or R.
    • Experience with standard data science libraries (e.g. pandas/dplyr, sklearn/caret).
    • Experience with data and model auditing.
    • Good data communication skills (including visualisation).


  • Opportunity to develop your career within Monese as you will be an important part of a fast-growing company.
  • A horizontal structure where everyone has a voice and makes a direct and valued contribution to building the best product possible.
  • International team of open-minded people in a nice office environment with plenty of perks, snacks and drinks.
  • Opportunity to travel between their offices and meet other teams as well.
  • Many fun team events, office parties and summer ‘weekend-getaway’ to spend some quality time with your colleagues.
  • In- and outdoors Moneser’s sports activities.
  • Flexible working schedule and possibility to work from home from time to time.
  • Stock options and competitive salary.

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