At Vestiaire Collective, we are committed to delivering the best experience for our loyal community of buyers and sellers. We are growing our team and our business into a global brand and becoming the leaders in circularity in fashion. We want everyone we work with to be change-makers, to think differently, and to innovate without compromise.
Vestiaire Collective is looking for a Lead Data Scientist - Search to join our team.
About the role :
You'll be responsible for the development, prioritisation and optimization of the models used by the search engine powering our catalogue. You'll work closely with both the platform team to design technical solutions and integrate required algorithms, and with the product team to align priorities and maintain your project roadmap.
About the data team :
About 25 people - a multicultural, innovative, versatile, supportive team that takes work-life balance seriously!
What you'll do
Managing a team of data scientists and data engineers focusing on our Search engine
Architecture design and managing implementation of the Data Science stack related to Search
Identify area of improvements to continually improve our catalogue search and deliver solutions to tackle these opportunities
Responsible in monitoring and optimising Search KPIs (click-through-rate, conversion rate, average click position)
Coordinating with the Search Product Director on the roadmap
Cooperation with Search engineering team to align on requirements from the Data Science algorithm side
Who you are:
Master's degree in a quantitative field; PhD a plus
5+ years of experience including experience leading a team of data scientists
Experience with managing the search engine algorithm (data enrichment, re-ranking, keyword-level optimization)
Strong knowledge of Python, Elasticsearch, Cloud platform, Machine Learning Algorithms and Model deployments to production
Leader, technical advocate, and able to communicate with technical and non-technical people
Fluent English (technical interviews will be conducted in English)
Our technical stack : Python, Airflow, AWS (S3, Lambdas, Sagemaker ...), Docker, Kubernetes, Tensorflow, ElasticSearch.
What we offer
A meaningful job with an impact on the way people consume fashion, to cut down waste, because we save the planet, our way
The opportunity to grow in a booming French-born scale up
The possibility to work with an international team with + 40 nationalities
15 hours to help Project - reinforce your activist journey and volunteer for an association!
The chance to join our Diversity and Inclusion Taskforce to foster a better working environment
Cool office with a great coffee
A bi-weekly Town Hall to share the updates on the projects
An attractive salary and bonus scheme with various benefits
If you are ready to join our fast-paced company, apply below! Our team will review your application within the following 4 weeks. If your profile and experience fit our requirements, we will invite you for a first phone call.
About Vestiaire Collective
It all comes down to one important question: Why should so many great fashion items remain unworn in people's wardrobes?
Vestiaire Collective is a global platform that connects millions of buyers and sellers of desirable pre-loved fashion. We are global: our headquarters are in Paris and we have satellite offices in New York City, Tourcoing, Berlin and Hong Kong.
Vestiaire Collective is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to develop an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our fashion activist community.