Head of Data Science
Burtch Works has been retained to find the Data Science Leader for a well-known and respected CPG firm to lead data science on the R&D side of the business. They need someone with the technical knowhow and vision to be a driving force behind revolutionary and high-tech product design and a strong leader able to shape strategy and manage and grow a top-notch team.
- Graduate degree (PhD strongly preferred) in a quantitative discipline
- Established leader with experience managing and leading data science teams
- Hands-on data scientist. Must be experienced in writing algorithms, working with large, unstructured data sets, expertise with data science tools (R, Python, Hadoop, Shiny, Spark, etc.)
- Experience working on the product development side (IoT product experience a bonus)
- Prior experience in the CPG industry a bonus