Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: The World's Largest Travel Site
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 10504
Our client is looking for a Data Science Manager to lead and grow a team of data scientists as part of its Experiences and Rentals business. As a Data Science Manager, you will lead a team of junior and senior members on applying machine learning to solve complex business problems. This is highly technical role that requires hands-on experience and advanced knowledge of machine learning and statistical techniques. You will be expected to provide technical guidance to the team and help develop their skills.
We are looking for someone who can work independently and autonomously, drive their own initiatives, and is able to identify new opportunities where the skillset of the team will have the most impact. This role requires an excellent communicator, who will actively participate in technical discussions within data science and engineering, but is also able to relate complex concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
Lead and grow a team of high-performing data scientists.
Provide technical guidance and mentoring to team members, and grow the skills of the team.
Work partly as an individual contributor on selected, impactful projects.
Identify opportunities where machine learning can be used to positively impact the organization.
Guide the design of models and architectures, and cultivate engineering best practices.
Manage and prioritize projects across the team; allocate resources to best meet business objectives.
Drive an independent agenda and establish a team vision and strategy.
PhD or Masters in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or related field (PhD preferred).
Excellent communication skills; able to explain technical concepts to non-technical audience.
Advanced knowledge of machine learning and statistics with extensive experience in applying it to the real world.
Proficiency in Python for numerical/statistical programming (including Numpy, Pandas, and Scikit-learn).
Solid foundation in data structures and algorithms.
Ability to write complex SQL queries.
Organized and with excellent project management skills.
Minimum 3 years of management and/or leadership experience.
8+ years of industry experience in data science or related field.
Andiamo provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Andiamo complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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