Data Scientist

We are looking for a Data Scientist to build machine learning models focused on agricultural risk scoring.

On top of a competitive salary and plenty of side benefits, at Tarfin you’ll be working on cutting-edge technology, be exposed to some of the top mentors and business partners and guided by internal growth teams of top venture capital firms both in Turkey and abroad.

Why Tarfin?

Tarfin is Turkey’s leading digital platform providing farmers with high quality agri-inputs with extended payment terms. Our mission is to use proprietary cutting-edge technology, our extensive funding reach and big data analytics to reduce costs of fertilizers, feed and other farm inputs for farmers in Turkey and abroad.

Tarfin is the most innovative company in its space: We are the first digital platform to use ML-algorithms to provide instant extended-payment terms to farmers, the first non-financial company to issue an asset-backed security in Turkey, first fintech company to partner with Turkey’s Credit Bureau for data sharing in agriculture. Tarfin is a post-Series A scale-up backed by Quona Capital, Syngenta Ventures, Elevator Ventures, Collective Spark Fund and Wamda Capital.

The Role:

We use mathematical models to provide our farmer customers with the most competitive and convenient financing terms. You’ll be responsible for helping with developing the models and analyses that run our receivable risk engine and fraud detection systems. We want Tarfin’s data scientists to research, develop and apply advanced modeling and statistical techniques to help thousands of farmers instantly save money on their farm inputs purchases.

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