Head of Data Science
About the Role
We’re looking for a Head of Data Science to join our world-class engineering team building the next-generation applications. We’re looking for passionate, creative developers who are excited about solving new problems.
- Work with stakeholders to define and own data science roadmap for one or more business areas
- Lead a group of data scientists, analysts, and engineers to deliver scalable machine learning solutions to production
- Provide technical and scientific leadership to the team
- Roll up sleeves and do hands-on work when needed
- Build, coach, mentor, and grow the team build strong working relationships and collaboration with leaders in product, business, and engineering teams
- Establish and improve best data science and engineering practices for the team
- Maintain a healthy balance between delivery and applied research
Desired Candidate Profile
- In-depth understanding of modern machine learning techniques and their mathematical underpinnings.
- 5+ years of experience in applying machine learning and statistical methods to solve complex problems at scale
- 4+ years of experience in leading/managing data/ml scientists
- Experience with big data technologies