Head - Data Science - FinTech (8-13 yrs)
Industry - Banking / Financial Services / Broking
Job Type - Permanent
Job Description - The job is to lead the Data Science team and help it grow from scratch. Coach, mentor team members and work closely to build it
Client Details :
Our client is a strong player in the Fintech segment and has recently just closed a funding round and has invested heavily in new technology & infrastructure. They are committed to expand and grow in the Indian market
As the Head of Data Science, you will:
- Work with stakeholders to define and own data science road map for one or more business areas
- Lead a group of data scientists, analysts, and engineers to deliver scalable machine learning solutions to production
- Provide technical and scientific leadership to the team
- Roll up sleeves and do hands-on work when needed
- Build, coach, mentor, and grow the team
- Build strong working relationships and collaboration with leaders in product, business, and engineering teams
- Establish and improve best data science and engineering practices for the team
- Maintain a healthy balance between delivery and applied research
As the Head of Data Science, you should have :
- In-depth understanding of modern machine learning techniques and their mathematical underpinnings.
- 8+ years of experience in applying machine learning and statistical methods to solve complex problems at scale
- 4+ years of experience in leading/managing data/ml scientists
- Experience with big data technologies
- Built recommender systems
Job Offer :
Opportunity to lead the Data Science initiatives with a leading Fintech with high Visibility & Stakeholder management.
To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Suraj Jinaon +91 124 452 5458.