Director of Data Science
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Our client is looking to bring on a Director of Data Science to build out and lead their data science team. This high profile role reports to the VP of Analytics and will be tasked with evangelizing and implementing data science to the broader organization.
The person in this role will be responsible for creating and deploying data science tools across the organizations operating companies. The hiring manager is looking for someone who has an experimental mindset that isn’t afraid to think outside the box to answer the hard questions and develop tools that help carry the company forward.
The ideal candidate will:
- Be an excellent mentor with 7 (seven) years of experience leading technically-focused teams
- Have a PhD in a quantitative field (mathematics, computer science, engineering, etc.)
- Be comfortable in a fast-paced, fluid environment with a startup feel
- Have advanced knowledge of machine learning tools (R, Python, MATLAB, etc) and coding experience in Java, C++, Python, or similar
Only citizens and green card holders can be considered.