Senior Data Scientist - (Remote but Reachable)

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Job Description

The Data Science team at Luno unlocks value hidden in the huge volumes of data we collect to provide fast and deep insights to help inform our product development and business strategy. The team is part of the broader Product team at Luno, which includes Product Management, Product Design and Customer Research. 

This role will be part of the Data Science team that is headed up by Gorden, Luno’s Head of Data Science. Meet him here.

Luno offer a remote but reachable working approach. Find out more here.

The role in a nutshell:

As we accelerate on our mission to put crypto in everyone’s hands, we will need to understand how customers are using our product and improve the decisions we make through better information. You’ll be focussed on this critical step of creating better information from multiple data sources to guide our decision making and help us build better products and improve our processes.

Your mission will be:

  • Use data to learn about our customers and how they are using our product 
  • Collaborate with engineers, product managers and product designers to optimising product performance
  • Building reports and dashboards for business stakeholders
  • Design metrics to accurately assess product performance and business health
  • Formulating business requirements into analytical objectives
  • Sifting through diverse data sets to generate hypotheses
  • Designing and running experiments to validate hypotheses
  • Hacking through complex business problems using statistics and advanced analytics to provide insights towards making better decisions and building better products 
  • Implementing systems and processes to help scale our insights

A little about you:

  • You have a Bachelor's degree or higher in the natural sciences or technical fields
  • You are passionate about data science and related disciplines
  • Because of your knack for statistical analysis, you can leverage data science and analytics to innovate and create out-of-the-box solutions
  • You can gather and synthesise facts, theories, trends, patterns, inferences, and key issues in complex and variable situations
  • You possess an understanding of financial mathematics and technical analysis
  • You are intellectually curious and have the persistence to find answers to difficult questions 
  • You can diagnose problems using formal problem-solving tools and techniques
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • You communicate technical concepts to non-experts in simple and helpful terms
  • You are a team player, enthusiastic about growing and developing others
  • You can handle uncertain and ambiguous scenarios
  • You keep abreast of developments and emerging trends in Data Science, and influence what is next for Luno

Life at Luno:

  • Forward-thinking and ambitious team that values diversity, hard work, and the continuous quest for excellence.
  • Remote but reachable work policy gives you the freedom to choose between working from home or the office.
  • Improve body and mind, with excellent private medical insurance. 
  • Free training courses on Udemy and CodeAcademy.
  • Generous maternity / paternity and even paw-ternity for your furry friend.
  • Annual Inspiration Day.
  • A collaborative, friendly work community, with regular social events and virtual cooking, dancing, drawing and house planting classes hosted by our Lunauts. 
  • Free lunch and snacks.
  • Free access to Headspace – a full library of guided meditations, sleep stories, and music.
  • 0 fees with Luno from the day you start.

Company Info.


Luno is a leading global cryptocurrency company with over 9 million customers in 43 countries and a team of over 600. Luno operates across Africa, South East Asia, US and Europe. Luno's products and services make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.

  • Industry
    Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
  • No. of Employees
  • Location
    Stamford, CT, USA
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