Job Description

The Lead Data Scientist role is expected primarily to be a subject matter expert and technical lead who will be hands on with high-end modeling projects, client interactions, mentoring the technical skills of junior data scientists, and providing sales support. The Lead Data Scientist will: 

  • Collaborate with Fulcrum senior management, data scientists, data engineers, and senior clients to develop and execute analytical solutions to complex problems

  • Provide data science thought leadership and maintain best practices throughout the company for a variety of machine learning models

  • Interact with clients to establish requirements, troubleshoot and test models, and deliver presentations

  • Prepare client deliverables, including writing reports and creating presentations that detail analysis results

  • Perform methodology and code review and revisions to models created/developed by other data scientists

  • Manage and mentor junior data scientists

  • Contribute to proposals and attend sales calls as a subject matter expert

 

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of hands-on data science experience in industry

  • Proficiency with SQL, R, and Python

  • Strong critical thinking and attention to detail

  • Experience leading complex analytical projects

  • Demonstrated experience translating analytic insights into actionable business recommendations 

  • Experience in designing and applying models using a variety of analytical tools

  • Experience creating and automating applications for quantifying data to aid in business processes

  • Ability to apply various statistical methodologies and work with different software/packages to visualize data in frontend applications

  • Master’s or PhD in Mathematics/Statistics/Machine Learning/Data Science/Computer Science

Position Type: Full time salaried

Reports to: SVP, Data Science

Location: Remote within the United States of America; New York City metro area preferred

Subordinates: 0

More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: New York , NY , United States
Experience Required: Mid-Senior Level
Date Published: 04 Jun 2021
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