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Head of Advanced Analytics

EXI, inc San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


The Advanced Analytics department is tasked to tame the data generated within the Company utilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence for solving data use cases and providing expert advice on all these topics. Other tasks include establishing, running and mentoring the global Advanced Analytics community, harmonizing the distributed analytics activities within Company and establishing an outside network with research institutes and other corporations. This is your chance to shape the future of Artificial Intelligence in an established corporation.

Major Activities:

• Drive the adoption of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the NAFTA region to maximize value creation from the data created by Company and others.

• Be part of the global leadership team establishing an enterprise-wide practice model to accelerate the use and delivery of ML/AI in solutions and broaden organizational utilization for maximum impact.

• Lead a team of talented and highly motivated and skilled Data Scientists and Data Engineers.

• Grow the existing use case portfolio and for ensuring delivery of ML/AI solutions to the benefit of Company.

• Partner with external research facilities, universities, vendors and start-ups in order to maximize the impact of your team.

• Provide guidance, mentorship and strategic direction to your team members.

• Grow your internal network and for evangelizing on ML/AI related topics in the region.


Basic Qualifications:

• You have a bachelor’s degree (pref. Master or PhD) in mathematics, physics, computer science, computational engineering, engineering or a related discipline

• You have relevant work experience of at least 10 years (with a bachelor’s degree), 7 years (with a master’s degree) and 5 years (with a PhD)

• You have experience in the data science domain and in leadership roles

• You have project management skills in agile and SCRUM methods

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience in an international environment and with virtual teams

Essential Knowledge and Skills:

• You have developed and curated use case portfolios in earlier roles and have proven capable of introducing ML/AI technologies in established companies

• You also have experience with relevant tools and frameworks ranging from Hadoop, Kafka, Spark to R, Python, h2o, Tensorflow as well as Kubernetes and Docker

• You have an entrepreneurial mindset and you are happy to work on a variety of different business problems

• You are comfortable with working in a fluid, dynamic and fast-paced environment and the opportunity to shape the future of ML/AI at a large corporation excites you

• The ability to convince, explain and present to colleagues from different fields and different managerial levels up to CxO level is among your key competencies

• Fluent English skills, written and spoken, as well as willingness and ability to travel internationally


EXI, inc

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At EXI, Inc. we specialize in finding and placing the right people in the right positions with the right companies. Is your company looking for the perfect person to fill a key position or are you seeking to assemble a complete management team for a corporate turnaround or transformation? If you are a professional who's seeking the challenge and the opportunity that will take your career to new heights? Either way, EXI, Inc. can make it happen. EXI, Inc. is always on the lookout for quality candidates to fill executive positions with top-level companies. We have our finger on the pulse of the industry, and we have built relationships with the people and companies who offer first-rate opportunities.


San Francisco, CA