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08/06 Paras Singhal
Founder & Director at hCapital Executive Search

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Head - Data Science - NBFC (8-15 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 1107513

Role: Head of Data Science

About Our Client :

1. A Leading NBFC listed on stock Exchanges

2. Current loan book size of Rs 6,500 crores

3. Fast growing: Headcount increased from 2500 to 3500 over last 1 year;

4. Plans to open 500 branches and hire over 2500 employees over next 2 years

5. Consistent growth: 24% CAGR in consolidated AUM over FY18-22

6. Well-funded Balance Sheet - Strong capital adequacy to support future growth

Location: Lower Parel, Mumbai

Job Description :

As the Head of Data Science you will:

- work with stakeholders to define and own data science roadmap for one or more business areas; Understands business problems and solving them

- 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

The Successful Applicant :

As the successful candidate for this role, 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

What's On Offer :

Opportunity to lead the Data Science initiatives with a fast growing NBFC, high Visibility and Stakeholder management.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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