Data Analytics Team Lead

About Us

Riskified is the AI platform powering the eCommerce revolution. We use cutting-edge technology, machine-learning algorithms, and behavioral analytics to identify legitimate customers and keep them moving toward checkout. Merchants use Riskified to increase revenue, prevent fraud, and eliminate customer friction. Riskified has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and approved billions of dollars of revenue for merchants across virtually all industries, including a number of Fortune 500 companies.

About the Role

As an Operations & Research Team Lead, you will be part of a fast-growing operational team responsible for Riskified’s customers’ performance, online fraud-prevention in real time, and quick problem solving. You will be at the forefront of Riskified’s work by researching and investigating new online fraud trends. You’ll lead a group of experienced Research Analysts to solve complex issues in a dynamic environment, while advancing your data mining and analysis skills, as well as mentoring junior researchers.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Lead a team responsible for research and exploration of data, using high-level analytical tools in a highly technical environment
  • Share deep analysis conclusions and sophisticated technical methods in a clear manner with both technical and business audiences
  • Work with Account Managers, meet with clients, and deliver analytic insights for business questions
  • Define and execute end-to-end technical solutions for fraud-prevention problems
  • Provide technical mentoring for team members
  • Collaborate with various teams within Riskified to enhance processes and meet customers’ needs
  • Master the online fraud-prevention domain through hands-on analysis of live data


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree - preferably in a highly-quantitative field (i.e. mathematics, statistics, computer science, natural sciences), economics or business administration
  • Expert in mySQL
  • 5+ years in R or Python (functions creation, data wrangling, etc.)
  • Experience in a client facing role
  • Experience managing a team 
  • Great communication skills

Life at Riskified

We are a fast-growing and dynamic startup with 350 team members between our offices in Tel Aviv and New York City. We value collaboration and innovative thinking. We’re looking for bright, driven, and passionate people to grow with us.

Some Tel Aviv Benefits & Perks:

  • Stock options for all employees
  • Extra time off for parents and caregivers
  • Team events, fully-stocked kitchen, yoga, pilates, basketball, soccer, and more

In The News

Calcalist: Riskified is the Most Promising Startup in 2019

TechCrunch: Riskified Prevents Fraud on Your Favorite E-commerce Site 15 Israeli Startups You Need to Know

Geektime: Karin Moscovici, Top 10 CTOs and VP R&D in Israel

The Marker Digital 2018: Online Merchants Reject Every Third Customer Due to Fear of Fraud

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