For a startup company financed by leading venture capital funds, developing a new platform in the field of online financing, we are looking for an outstanding Head of Data Science.
The ideal candidates are people who specialize in algorithms, machine learning, the investigation of data patterns and the creation of advanced prevention mechanisms. We are looking for people who can be great people's managers, lead the research and accompany the development of advanced components which are accurate, scalable and allow split-second decision making in a high-risk environment.
Joining as the manager of our six data-scientists team is an amazing career development opportunity, as what is a team of six now will one day be an entire data-science departement in our continuously growing and most successful company.
5 + years of experience in Data Science and Algorithms creation, out of which at least 2 years in the industry (startups, technology oriented companies or technological IDF units)
5 + years of hands on experience with R / Matlab or Python / Java machine-learning libraries
1 + years of experience as peoples manager
Hands on with SQL
Delivery-oriented - get things done within a strict time frame / ability to juggle multiple assignments
Team worker, responsible and trustworthy
M.Sc in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Statistics, Life science,or equivalent
Python expart (mainly with Pandas and Scikit Learn)
Experience with E2E implementation, including full ownership of production grade code
Experience with leading teams, laying out an annual plan, managing processes with other departments and other higher management tasks