Data Science Manager - Remote

Data Science Manager – Remote 

We are looking for an outstanding Data Science Manager for  a growing software company in Edinburgh.

About The Company:

The company is looking to further build-out a small Data Science function. You successful candidate will play a pivotal role in in helping them to deliver this. 

They work within a very specific market and the product that they develop is very high-end.  Working on very complicated products, you will be sitting beside an experienced Software Engineering team. 

The team are expanding and looking to grow their team over the next 6 months, purely due to the industry performing well and the product gaining traction. 

One you have grasped their product and technology, there is flexibility on remote working.

The Role:

You will initially be the sole Data Scientist and you will be tasked with continuing the data science work that has already been (briefly) done. 

You will have responsibility for the data science strategy as well as the development and management of the new function. Initially, it will just be you in the team, but after a few months you will be expected to hire more junior members into the team and have to manage and mentor them.

You will work with stakeholders and teams across the business and will have a broad remit including, but not limited to responsibility for: Data Science commercial products, integrating data products into the existing software and data architecture of the company's cloud strategy.

The Data Science projects you choose to undertake, will be driven from customer focused business opportunities. 

This is a super opportunity to make your mark on the company and have a huge say in the Data Science roadmap. You will also make decisions on what tools and technologies to use, so will be passionate about keeping up to date with modern technology.

Key Skills and Experience:

Senior Data Scientist 

Mentoring/team lead experience

MSC or PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Operational Research or a similarly quantitative field

Experience of building or being a part of a new Data Science function (preferred)

Data Science programming experience i.e. R, Python, MATLAB, SQL etc

Experience with Machine Learning, Statistical Analysis etc

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Data Science Manager - Remote
United Kingdom - Scotland

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