Data Science Capability Lead

6 days left

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Redditch
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jul 2021
Closes
10 Aug 2021
Employer Sector
Technology, ICT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None
We are looking for a passionate, dynamic, hardworking Data Science expert, using innovative approaches and best practice to drive business outcomes for our clients and solve complex business problems. This role requires exceptional interpersonal skills as you engage with technical and business stakeholders equally - executives through to operational roles - to help understand and define business problems, design solutions and roadmaps, and drive projects from inception (or impasse!) to successful implementation and/or live service.

You will be confident in leading a team of talented data scientists to offer expertise in this field with an ability to think on your feet and learn quickly to identifying solutions to problems. You must be comfortable with pre-sales conversations and be able to inspire your team. Preferably experienced enough to help nurture and grow our data science practice area to continue our exciting growth.

What will you be doing?

* Help manage data science engagements across several clients working with other capability leads, technology principals, delivery leads, practice leads and our sales team.

* Participate in pre-sales discussions providing technical leadership for engagements where data science expertise is required.

* Contribute towards go to market offerings, solutions and accelerators.

* Able to author statements of work and drive delivery excellence for new sales opportunities.

* Act as technical escalation point for data science consultants and customers.

* Apply technical competence and experience to develop and review internal documentation, quality standards and working practices including repeatable artefacts.

* Challenge customer or project requirements to ensure we are delivering business outcomes to our clients.

* Work with our data science consultants to ensure high-quality scalable architectural patterns and data science approaches.

* A people manager for your direct reports