Job description

We are looking for a Lead Data Scientist to lead the Data Science team for a fast-growing food discovery platform.

  • Develop the overall strategy for Data Science
  • Collaborate with product/business teams and other data scientists/engineers to drive personalisation at scale across multiple product lines and user experiences such as search or recommendation
  • Come up with new ideas to grow their supply and demand
  • Play a part in building next generation recommendation models
  • Hiring and collaborating with a team of skilled Data Scientists to generate training datasets for recommendation models
  • Take care of deploying models into productions and their maintenance
  • Help users learn and grow together by cultivating experimentation-driven culture at company-wide level
  • Lead others to analyse and extract actionable insights and initiatives from a multitude of structured and unstructured data streams
  • Optimise the APIs for the the recommendation system
  • Lead the Data Science vision and execution strategy to be focused on constant improvements of the keys metrics for search and recommendation systems.

  • At least 5 years of data science experience preferably in e-commerce, marketplace or customer analytics
  • Proficient in SQL, Python and a machine learning/deep learning toolkit (preferrably Tensorflow or PyTorch)
  • Deep understanding of modern machine learning techniques and their mathematical underpinnings, (eg classification, clustering, optimization, deep neural network and natural language processing etc)
  • Proven ability to adapt solutions to business problems in a cross functional team and guide team members to deliver measurable impacts
  • Experience in building recommendation models
  • Ability to write production ready code and knowledge on optimal CI/CD deployments
  • Experience managing a team

Good to Have:
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience in graph analytics

Sound like you?
Drop me an email at for a confidential discussion.

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Reg N0: R21102838

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