Head of Data Science

£130,000 | Manchester City Centre | Permanent

ECOM Recruitment

Posted 18 days ago


ECOM are partnered with an exciting software development company based in Manchester who are looking for a Head of Data Science.

As the Head of Data Science, you will be at forefront of the technical and strategic vision in the analytics and data science domain. Your expertise and leadership experience in the data science domain will help influence and shape the future of data-driven products.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the UK Data Science Team (8 Direct reports)
  • Collaborate with the engineering and product practices.
  • Team management, including recruitment, onboarding, and developing of top talent.
  • Partner closely with C-Suite management to present project / product results
  • Help drive end to end data science and implement AI / Machine Learning
  • Ensuring that all data science deliverables meet the highest standards of quality, accuracy & reliability
  • Leading the end-to-end process of model development

Who You Are:

  • Have a master's or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Machine Learning or related field.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading Data / Machine Learning teams
  • Experienced in building and deploying a variety of models.
  • Excellent communication skills and collaboration skills with the ability to work with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and explain technical / complex concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Experienced in Python, SQL, Tensorflow and a cloud platform

Our client is an exciting phase of their growth and as a Head of Data Science you will have the opportunity to put your stamp on an already established business during this phase of development.

Operating with a hybrid business model, you'll be required to come into the Manchester office 2 days per week to collaborate with fellow colleagues.

For your hard work you'll receive a very competitive salary of up to £130,000 per year, equity, private health insurance and much more.

If you're interested in finding out more information, please apply through the link below and I'll contact you ASAP.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.