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20/05 HR
HR at Michael Page

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Head - Data Science - FinTech (8-13 yrs)

Bangalore Urban, India Job Code: 1098647

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

Description :

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


Profile :

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.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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