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Data Scientist



Data Science
Latin America
Posted on Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Clara is the leading spend management platform for companies in Latin America. Our end-to-end solution includes our locally-issued corporate cards, Bill Pay, financing solutions, and our highly-rated software platform used by thousands of the most successful companies across the region. Clara is backed by top global and regional investors such as Coatue, GGV, General Catalyst, DST Global, monashees, Kaszek, Canary, A*, BoxGroup, SV Angel, GFC, Picus Capital, Avid Ventures, ICONIQ Growth, Goldman Sachs, and prominent angel investors.
We’re creating the future of how company finances are run and helping our customers be more successful. We aspire to empower companies to operate with agility and financial clarity, ultimately increasing the economic competitiveness of Latin America. We’re looking for the best talent in the region (and beyond) to join us on this journey.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Build, integrate and maintain machine learning models in a development environment
  • High level of business understanding to tackle any problem with the best possible approach
  • Create simple but very informative visualizations to explain your work for a broad audience
  • Identify data requirements and needs along with the data engineering team
  • Be able to collaborate with teams remotely, not only locally
  • Staying up to date with the latest technologies and looking for ways to implement them
  • Collaborate with our data engineering team to implement solutions to meet the company’s goals
  • Document your work to have a solid foundation of it for new team members or future references

Our requirements for this position are:

  • Proficiency in Python and SQL
  • Experience using Git
  • Experience in consuming data from a data warehouse (e.g. Redshift, Big Query, Snowflake or similar)
  • Practical experience with scikit-learn, pandas, numpy, scipy, matplotlib. Practical experience implementing unsupervised and supervised learning algorithms
  • Data visualization
  • Model interpretability
  • Experience with recommendation systems
  • Experience with text processing
  • Experience with reconciliations, finance or sales analysis
  • Experience with AWS data and ML services.
The way we do things is as important as what we do. That is why we operate on a set of carefully-identified values. They are what we expect from ourselves and each other in our day-to-day.

We value

* Clarity - Open and direct communication
* Simplicity - Pare things down to the essential
* Ownership - We're all owners and act like it
* Pride - Make quality products we're proud of
* Always Be Changing (ABC) - Continuous self-improvement
* Inclusivity - Every voice counts; we value each other for our shared mission and contributions

We are

* Shaping business finances in Latin America
* Driven by our 6 core values
* Proud of our inclusive and caring culture
* Certified as Top LinkedIn Startup

We offer

* Competitive salary & a robust stock ownership plan
* 100% flexible work model
* A set of benefits that are adaptable to your needs & way of life
* Opportunities for growth in a fast-paced environment
* A chance to shape B2B payments in Latin America and increase the region’s economic competitiveness