Data Analyst, Go-Live



IT, Data Science
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

About Us

Riskified empowers businesses to unleash ecommerce growth by taking risk off the table. Many of the world’s biggest brands and publicly traded companies selling online rely on Riskified for guaranteed protection against chargebacks, to fight fraud and policy abuse at scale, and to improve customer retention. Developed and managed by the largest team of ecommerce risk analysts, data scientists and researchers, Riskified’s AI-powered fraud and risk intelligence platform analyzes the individual behind each interaction to provide real-time decisions and robust identity-based insights. Riskified is proud to work with incredible companies in virtually all industries including Wayfair, Acer, Gucci, Lorna Jane, GoPro, and many more.

We thrive in a collaborative work setting, alongside great people, to build and enhance products that matter. Abundant opportunities to create and contribute provide us with a sense of purpose that extends beyond ourselves, leaving a lasting impact. These sentiments capture why we choose Riskified every day.

About the Role

We are looking for a business-minded Data Analyst to join our team in NYC. You will become a fraud expert, working closely with many internal teams (Sales, Integrations, Product, Analytics, Data Science etc.), and will be responsible for creating accurate performance projections for Riskified’s merchants.

You’ll leverage your analytical skills and knowledge of our product to provide meaningful insights to our enterprise customers by conducting pilots for each merchant as part of our pre-sale and onboarding process. Occasionally, you will even interact and share analysis directly with merchants.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Simulate performance and lead pilots as part of the pre-sale and onboarding of new merchants
  • Resolve merchants’ onboarding queries on a day-to-day basis
  • Use analytical tools in a high level technical environment
  • Share deep analysis conclusions and use sophisticated technical methods to present to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Deliver analytic insights for our Sales teams
  • Master the online fraud prevention domain through hands-on analysis of live data in the Riskified platform
  • Identify, research, and offer system-wide solutions for common issues


Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. without any Visa sponsorship (including OPTs)

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree - preferably in a highly-quantitative field (i.e. mathematics, statistics, computer science, natural sciences), economics or business administration
  • 2+ years hands-on work experience with SQL
  • 2+ hands-on work experience with R or Python (functions creation, data wrangling)
  • Strong analytical skills with complex data
  • Experienced problem solver and critical thinker
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to work simultaneously on different tasks and lead multiple projects
  • A competitive streak and willingness to go the extra mile to win deals

The base salary range for this position is $100,000-$120,000. This range is applicable to candidates who will perform the job either wholly, or in part, within New York City. Actual salary will be based on qualifications, competencies, and location. If you feel this range is not attractive, we encourage you to let us know through the application process.

Base salary is just one part of the pay package at Riskified. All full-time regular employees receive a bonus target and are eligible to receive stock-based awards. Also, our value proposition goes way beyond compensation: our perks and benefits package, culture, community, and learning and development programs are just some of the elements we provide to bring value to our employees. We invite you to apply at www.riskified.com to learn more about what we have to offer.

Life at Riskified

  • We are a fast-growing and dynamic tech company with 750+ team members globally. We value collaboration and innovative thinking. We’re looking for bright, driven, and passionate people to grow with us.

Some of our NYC Benefits & Perks:

  • Our NYC team is currently working in a hybrid of remote and in-office for all our team members
  • Fully-covered medical, dental, and vision insurance from your first day
  • Equity for all employees, 401(k) + matching, commuter benefits
  • Catered lunch, fully-stocked kitchen, team events, happy hours, birthday celebrations
  • Yoga, pilates, soccer league, wellness classes
  • Wide-ranging opportunities to volunteer and make an impact in local communities
  • Commitment to your professional development with global onboarding, sales bootcamp, skills-based courses, full access to Udemy, lunch & learns
  • Awesome Riskified gifts and swag!

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