Lead Data Scientist

Mastercard

3.5

(13)

Dublin, Ireland

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    Position summary

    cy risk assessment, de-identification, and true anonymization of data. Trūata was one of the first companies in the EU to receive independently accredited ISO 27701 certification, the international standard for data privacy management. In 2023, Mastercard acquired full ownership of Trūata with Trūata continuing to operate as an independent entity within the Mastercard Data Insights & Analytics Organisation.

    Overview
    As a Lead Data Scientist, you will be building the next generation of privacy-enhancing software to identify and mitigate privacy risks while delivering analytic value. This will involve core research, prototyping and evaluation, understanding & implementing customer requirements, and managing stakeholders across multiple disciplines and organisations.

    We are an IP-centric organization so the techniques you will be developing will be novel and unique. We pride ourselves in delivering the best and to do that we hire the best. You will be a member of a highly skilled cross-disciplinary technical team designing and building a platform to enable enterprises to perform analytics on their customer data in a GDPR-compliant way.

    Role
    This role will report to Truata's Chief Data Scientist and be responsible for creating solutions that enable organisations to share insights across their datasets in a privacy-compliant way and also to analyse their own sensitive data without violating data subject's fundamental right to privacy.

    Working within our customer-facing innovation team and with one of our core product teams, this role will have high impact and visibility across the organisation. This role will be responsible for ensuring Truata's solutions deliver high-value insights and communicating the impact to a variety of key stakeholders.

    All About You
    We are seeking an innovation-minded data scientist with experience in creating novel solutions in response to customer and market requirements. You will need to be comfortable with uncertainty and able to address risks via experimentation and prototyping. We seek high-agency individuals who can build relationships with different functions across the company and align expectation and execution with the company's core vision.

    PySpark is a core skillset we seek, with strong Python, Scala, SQL skills also beneficial.

    Experience with data privacy regulations, privacy engineering, cryptographic privacy technologies, encryption, cloud infrastructure providers and big data technologies also a plus.

    Corporate Security Responsibility

    All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:

    • Abide by Mastercard's security policies and practices;
    • Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;
    • Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and
    • Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard's guidelines.

    Why you should apply for a job to Mastercard:

  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.