We are looking for a Data Science leader to accelerate our machine learning capability at Xelix – working on mostly greenfield projects to help deliver the company’s ambitious roadmap.
You will lead our in-house data science efforts – motivating, coaching and managing our team. Working closely with the Head of Product, you will analyse enormous data sets from our multinational clients & develop new solutions to help solve their pain points. You will conduct and document research, apply the most appropriate solution and work with our engineering team to deploy work to production.
We are looking for someone a with deep knowledge of NLP – with experience working with natural language text conversations e.g. emails.
- A Degree in Maths / Physics / Statistics / Computer Science / Data Science or similar (MSc or PhD preferred).
- At least 5 years of experience, building and deploying real world data science solutions .
- Deep knowledge of working with a variety of ML models and techniques, with a particular expertise in NLP.
- Strong experience with Python, SQL & Git.
- Ability to work on research projects from scratch and identify the relevant technical solutions to problems.
Big Plus Points
- Previous management of a data science team
- Finance & accounting knowledge
- Enterprise SaaS experience
- Prior experience as a software developer
- Prior experience within a growing startup