Fraud Detection Researcher/Analyst

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Fraud Detection Researcher/Analyst

At the moment we are looking for Fraud Detection Researcher/Analyst to join our team in Helsinki.

We are looking for Fraud Detection Researcher/Analyst to work on the development and production of fraud mitigation strategies in mobile application advertisement and payment on delivering cutting-edge technologies that impact millions of users.

Location: Preferably Helsinki, Finland. Remote locations also possible, considered case by case.

Your future colleagues are waiting for you to join our international team. Working with us is uncomplicated, there’s a good teamspirit, low-hierarchy and nonexistent bureaucracy. Our way of working is flexible too, many of our team work remotely from home with visits to our office from time to time when needed. This role is equally challenging, and as such we offer a very good compensation. We would hope that you are able to start as soon as possible but we are of course ready to be flexible also .


The software professional we are looking for should be comfortable with at least some of the following:


  • Master or Ph.D. in computer science, mathematics focused on Machine Learning, Statistics or equivalent experience.
  • 4+ years of hands-on experience in big data, machine learning and predictive modeling. Hands-on experience with fraud detection tools.
  • Extensive knowledge of Fraud mitigation strategies in mobile application advertisement and payment
  • Good knowledge of Android mobile applications, Linux systems, how IP networks and network protocols work, and encryption protocols.
  • Ingenuity and persistence analysis to identify the root cause, variations of each fraud type.
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Strong communication and data presentation skills
  • Strongly motivated and experienced in collaboratively working with a diverse team of engineers, analysts, and business management to achieve superior bottom line results.
  • Strong ability in problem-solving and driving for results


Beneficial skills:

  • Experience in Ad or payment fraud detection
  • Knowledge of distributed computing and experience with advanced machine learning libraries like Spark, Tensorflow, etc.
  • Fluent in several European languages, Chinese is a plus.
  • Adequate connections in local and international security community or fraud prevention community.
  • Experience in project management.


At Unikie, you get to:

  • Build new solutions for our customers and work with cutting edge technologies
  • Collaborate along with colleagues who are the top in their field and together with our customers to strive for understanding what they need
  • Develop and challenge yourself and learn more from experienced software talents
  • Work with modern technologies and be involved to solve complex difficult challenges our customers might be facing
  • Have an excellent compensation for your work
  • Work in a global environment that develops modern, secure solutions for pioneers in their field
  • Work in a flexible low-hierarchy organization that looks after its own
  • In addition to our customer deliveries, we focus on our own R&D, where you can bring your own expertise to if you want to

How to Apply

If this sparked your interest, please fill the application form to apply.

Our recruitment team is happy to share you more information about Unikie and our open positions, so please drop us a line if you wish to discuss with us before sending your CV or have any questions in mind!


Helsinki (Finland)


Linux, Artificial Intelligence, Android, Machine Learning, Network, Tensorflow

About Unikie

Unikie, founded in 2015, is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Finland. We are Finnish forerunner in intelligent, real-time decision-making applications for vehicles, cars and industry. We develop technology that connects sensor data with steering and decision-making based on constant awareness over secure connections. Additionally, we offer consultation for developing customer-specific solutions.

Our annual revenue in 2022 was MEUR 55. Our numbers are growing 600+ software professionals and enthusiasts with a deep internal flame for developing the best technology solutions together with our customers.


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