Your role will be tobuild and lead a data science and machine learning team to create and enhancenew technologies and products for Conversant’s digital marketing business.
Thisrole reports to a Vice President of Decision Sciences.
Conversant analyzesanonymized, privacy-safe data at internet scale : we handle 200B+ of onlineinteractions a day and have $3.
8 trillion in multichannel purchases in ourdatabase. The Decision Sciences group is a collaborative R&D team that continuallyenhances Conversant’s award-
winning personalization platform through acombination of data science, machine learning, AI, computer science, and more.
Work withProduct and Engineering stakeholders to develop an R&D roadmap.
Hire datascientists and other talent to build a highly productive team.
Manage projectsend-to-end from early stage research through development.
Use yourexpertise in data science and / or computer science to research and recommend solutionsto our technology and business problems.
Providetechnology leadership to yield innovative differentiating solutions.
Develop anunderstanding of Conversant’s personalization platform and proprietary datasets.
Implement andoptimize state of the art algorithms in distributed environments.
Work with ourEngineering teams to integrate your solutions into Conversant’s platform.
Participatefully in our collaborative approach to research and applications projects.
Graduatedegree, Ph.D. preferred, in a computational, mathematical, engineering, orscientific field.
Researchexperience in a computational area such as data science, computer science, machinelearning, artificial intelligence, statistics, or graph algorithms.
2+years leading technical projects.
3+years programming experience in an industry environment.
Analyticand modeling skills.
Proficiencyin conceptualizing, implementing, and evaluating highly accurate and scalablesolutions to business problems.
Organizational,motivational and interpersonal skills.
Demonstratedability to develop and lead R&D projects.
Demonstratedproficiency working with business and technical teams to integrate algorithmsinto product platforms on large data sets, at scale.
Verbaland written communication skills, including the ability to summarizetechnically complex information for a non-technical audience.
Cando' attitude; ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment with manysimultaneous projects.