Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • San Francisco


Chief Scientist, AI and MLAs the market leader in providing financial services to the world's most innovative tech companies and investors, SVB is at the center of most financial and non-financial relationships in the innovation ecosystem. Key to how we will continue to innovate and grow is our strong focus on leveraging technology to introduce new disruptive products, services and business lines. Artificial intelligence and machine learning play a critical role in this, and we are looking for a Director, Chief Scientist to lead our artificial intelligence and machine learning practice.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Develop and manage a portfolio of AI/ML experiments that lead to disruptive new growth businesses within and outside SVB.

- Bring state-of-the-art machine learning principles to lines of business throughout SVB

- Establish AI/ML center of excellence for the bank

- Lower the cost and increase the speed of bank processes through automation and predictive modelling with AI/ML

- Develop SVB's outreach in the AI/ML world

- Lead SVB's effort to secure great AI/ML talent

- Help educate SVB on how to best leverage AI/ML technologies to accelerate growth, innovate in the business, and manage disruption


- 10+ years industry experience working on AI/ML
- Experience working at a startup highly preferred

- Embodies an entrepreneurial spirit to acquire the experience and resources needed to execute on one's vision

- Ability to envision and execute on disruptive new applications of AI/ML principles and methodologies.

- Operates with a demeanor that is engaging across the professional spectrum

- End to end experience with leading projects from initial concept to fulfillment at scale while maintaining alignment to business objectives

- Understands how to build, utilize and roll out data systems, products, and services

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