United Kingdom
Part Time
May 7, 2021

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DirectID is a Global Credit Risk Platform that is redefining the industry for both lenders and their consumers by leveraging real-time bank data. Our platform leverages Open Finance and bank statement data to help our customers throughout the credit risk lifecycle from onboarding through to collections & recoveries.

We are a growing company, and we recognise we are not just building world-class products, we are also seeking to build a world-class team and a set of sustainable practices that will continue to deliver value as we scale. We believe that the best work comes from cross-functional, self-organising, and diverse teams that take ownership of their processes and practices.

As a data annotator, you will work within our Data Insights team, close to our data scientists and data analysts. Your work will help us improve our analytical solutions, with your work having a direct positive impact to our customers experience. You’ll be expected to guide the development of our engineers and take on managerial responsibly. You’ll be the engineering voice within the team.

We are looking for an experienced Data Annotator, who will be instrumental in leading improvements to our machine learning models. You'll follow a process defined by our Data Insights team, and provide feedback to our Data Scientists to help build and improve our Machine Learning models and the processes related to their performance. Dealing with huge data sets, you will have ownership over the annotation tasks assigned to you, which will help shape our existing and future products.

This a part time role, 20hrs per week.


  • Prior experience in linguistic annotation (text data annotation)
  • A problem solving nature and strong attention to detail
  • A results oriented mentality
  • A passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy
  • A curious nature, not being biased by previous knowledge  


  • Experience annotating text descriptions of financial statement transactions (FSTs).
  • Functional understanding of data processing (e.g. Python, SQL, etc)


  • Circa £28,000 PA (pro rata) PA + benefits
  • 20 hours per week.
  • A great team and challenging problems to solve
  • Options for fully or partial remote working – ideally within the UK
  • A flexible working environment – we are one of Scotland’s top 10 most flexible employers
  • EMI Share Scheme
  • We're a growing company so your contributions will be valued and have a big impact
  • Mentoring and training
  • Vocational training allowance and a training fund to use as you want for non-work-related training
  • Ring-fenced training and innovation time
  • Friday social events
  • Uncapped Bike to work scheme

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