Data Science Lead - Gurgaon

Location: Gurgaon
Specialization: Any
Sub Specialization:
Reference: 27958

This position is with our client who is world's largest company in the field of automobiles development and testing of powertrain system.

Leadership role in Data Science: (Reporting to CTO)

Location: Gurugram

Job Requirements

This is a lead role with all the associated managerial and strategic goals. He should have acumen to build business.

He should be able to Institutionalize the domain knowledge by producing Solutions (cross industry)

He should be hands on to create machine learning algorithms to build new products

Collaborate with business development team to understand the client challenges and come up with innovative solutions to meet their requirements

A Data story teller and an appreciation for both the power and limits of data. You will be able to communicate your findings, orally and visually.

Experience of working in an unstructured environment / startups

Role Accountabilities


Drive the creation and implementation of best practices for statistical data modelling, analysis, and machine learning; data exploration and reporting tools; and processes that allow data team to work efficiently.

Significant experience managing, mentoring, and coaching teams of data scientists and analysts

You will have statistical, mathematical, predictive modelling as well as business strategy skills to build the algorithms

The ability to filter complex and seemingly arcane analytics into clear, accessible, actionable insight

Experience in finding patterns in data and creating statistical models, data exploration, data visualization and data mining

Define the overarching data strategy and vision for data pipeline, data products

Experience of overseeing Big Data projects: managing risks and data security

Experience of leading data science, data discovery and machine learning projects


The Successful Applicant


A PhD in a quantitative discipline such as computer science, statistics, physics or mathematics. MBA is a plus


15+ years of hands on experience in machine learning algorithms

Prior experience in managing teams

Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills

Excellent communication skills, and ability to work across multiple teams and levels within the organisation

Understanding of good software development practices

Technical Knowledge

Analytics: SQL, jupyter/ipython notebooks, re.dash

Modelling: scikit-learn, stats-models, pymc3, tensor-flow

Data Engineering: python, SQL, Spark, Scala, Docker, AWS

Data Warehouse: AWS Redshift

Dashboards: D3.js, bokeh, re.dash, Tableau