Director of Data Science

Director of Data Science

Job Title: Director of Data Science
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + + bonus
Reference: 159145_1655135018
Contact Name: Greg McCrudden
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2022 16:43

Job Description

Director of Data Science

Director of Data Science to mentor and grow the Data Science team, define data engineering requirements, support product and marketing through data and tools, and to build on the company-wide data culture. The Director of Data Science will join a rapidly growing, industry leading company.

* Manage the day-to-day workload of the Data Science team
* Guide the technical product and engineering teams to support internal tools and services
* Communicate with other teams to define data requirements, skills and tool gaps and areas where Data Science can help the company
* Hands on Data Science work - developing models
* Key decision-making with senior leadership teams

Key Skills
* Extensive Data Science focused management experience, 5+ years ideally
* Excellent understanding of Data Science skills, that you are hands on with, preferably either Python / R and SQL
* Great communication skills, especially leadership capabilities
* Hiring and structuring of previous Data Science teams
* Experience developing junior and mid-level data scientists to improve and up-skill

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Director / Head of Data Science to help move a growing data department forward. The role will give you the chance to exemplify the management and leadership capabilities you possess. As well as this, the role will let you choose a directional structure for the company.

Please attach a copy of your CV.

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