Head of Data Science (m/w)

Berlin
€120000 - €150000 per annum + BENEFITS

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Head of Data Science (m/w)

Berlin

120.000€ - 150.000€ + Benefits

Harnham is currently working with one of the most rapidly growing and award-winning start-ups in the e-commerce scene. The company is looking for a Head of Data Science who is not afraid of responsibility and risks but is excited by it as well as someone who is actively driving the company's data strategy. If these core principles apply to you and you are passionate to go the extra mile this role is well suited for you.

THE COMPANY

The company is going through growth due to their continued success and is now looking for a new leader who is helping them in implementing Data Science throughout their whole company. As Head of Data Science, you will be reporting directly to the CTO and take on a big part in driving the company's data strategy to bring it closer to their goal of being truly data driven. Herewith the company is giving someone the great opportunity to take on a significant role which will shape their future.

THE ROLE

As Head of Data Science, you will be leading a fast-paced team of 10+ people consisting of data scientists, data engineers and data analysts. Your role will incorporate a vast focus on mentoring, guiding and representing the Data Science team. You will combine your technical skills with the ability to translate insights to a non-technical audience.

In specific you can expect to be involved in the following:

  • Implementing algorithmic products using machine and deep learning, statistics, NLP and computer vision
  • Implement and carry out the company's data strategy in all required fields
  • Strategic decision support to the company and providing advice for your team
  • Counsel the Data Science team in all stages of their projects (conception, implementation, evaluation, execution) and be the representative
  • Working hands-on in a constantly changing environment

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 6+ years industry experience as a senior data scientist
  • 2+ years team lead experience (minimum 6+ people)
  • Great experience with recommender systems and building products
  • Experience with data science project building/leading
  • Excellent knowledge in machine/deep learning, Bayesian interface, computer vision and NLP
  • Proof of showing how you impacted other businesses data science teams and initiated change there
  • Strong communication skills (especially for a non-technical audience)
  • Outstanding command of English (company language)
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment

THE BENEFITS

  • Salary ranging from 120.000€ to 150.000€
  • A challenging and highly influential position
  • Working in an international team
  • A salary package that is performance-oriented as well as supplying social benefits


HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV to Sophia Fassbender at Harnham via the apply link on this page.

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