• Location: USA, Texas, Dallas
  • Salary: US$200000 - US$250000 per annum + Equity, Bonus, Gym Membership
  • Technology: AWS Big Data Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 12th Feb, 2019
  • Reference: 02122019jqn1_1549991378
Position: Director of Data Science

Location: Dallas, TX

Salary: 180-220K

Type: Permanent

Director of Data Science - Machine Learning - Statistics - Python - R - Management

Our client, a global finance company, built on blockchain technology, focused on Cryptocurrency, are seeking a skilled Data Science Director to take over the operation of their Data Science- Department and align with the business objectives they have in place.

As a Director of Data Science, you will provide leadership to a team of data scientists, while working closely with the engineering team to productize machine learning solutions. Your work will play a key role in the future of the organization, impacting the organization across the board, inclusive of the platform, marketing, operations, sales and more.



What you'll work on:

* Expand the existing machine learning capabilities providing accurate, scalable models that continuously adapt to the ever-changing needs of the business
* Implement automated machine learning solutions, create reliable training and deployment pipelines.
* Improve experiences for our customers whilst improving retention and preventing fraudulent activity.
* Grow a team of Data Scientists with the mandate to apply the most appropriate techniques to the most important business needs.
* Play a key role in creating a culture of Machine Learning within a business that recognises the benefits.



What you'll bring:

* Master's degree or higher in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, or a related technical field
* 5+ years of industry experience in data science and analytics with proven industry experience of delivering machine learning powered product.
* Prior experience managing a team of data scientists, responsible for hiring, mentoring and delivering impactful solutions.
* Ability to translate complex business problems into data science-driven solutions, operating in a collaborative way with business leaders, stakeholders and technical teams.
* Expertise in one Python, or R
* Experience with SQL
* Familiarity with common software development (e.g., git, Jira).
* Integration tools (e.g., Docker, Jenkins) as well as AWS technology stack



Director of Data Science - Machine Learning - Statistics - Python - R - Management

If this role sounds like something you would like to know more about then do not hesitate to apply and I will be touch to run through the role and the business in more detail.