Head of Data Science
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen , €100000 - €140000 per annum
2018-03-23 15:41:01 +0000
Data, Infrastructure, Project Management, Data Analytics, Data Engineering, Data Science, Other Data Jobs
Team Lead Data Scientist - Python, Machine Learning, NLP
Rapidly growing, leading global logistics company. Overseeing a team of talented data specialists. Flexible working hours, fantastic benefits.
Are you looking to work in a team of innovative, driven, experienced individuals?
Have you got experience in leading teams of data specialists?
Do you want a hands-on team lead role with cutting edge technologies?
Our client, one of the world's leading global logistics companies are seeking a team lead data scientist to head up a group of data experts working in their office in Essen.
The client believes the ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
- 3 to 4 years experience within data science environments with PhD in statistical field - 8 years experience in data science without PhD
- Experience in full cycle data science phases
- Skilled and experienced in using Python
- Experience with machine learning algorithms
- Accomplished computer scientist with a passion for data-driven products
- Experience with deep learning and natural language processing is a plus
The Job will involve the following:
- Heading up a team of 8 PhD data scientists, growing to 30 in 18 months
- Overseeing data science in all of it's life cycle
- Working within the area of machine learning, Deep learning & NLP
- Spearheading their strategy for growth within the data science environment
- The world's leading global logistics company
- Over 65,000 employees worldwide
- Current team in Essen consists of 15 data experts, including 8 data scientists.
- Last 18 months has seen massive growth that will continue
- Flexible work-life balance
- Gain access to a global network of industry experts
- Data Science environment growing with new technologies
- International opportunities
We are conducting interviews early next week. Apply below if interested.