As the Head of Data Science, you’ll ensure successful strategic definition and delivery of data products that revolutionise how Dyson makes decisions and operates. You will lead and foster a team of advanced data scientists worldwide that navigate through a myriad of data sources and needs to deliver actionable insight.
This is an exciting leadership role for someone who enjoys delivering technical excellence whilst collaborating across the organisation to dramatically reshap the data landscape. You’ll take the business on a journey by identifying opportunities and squeezing value from a wealth of data sources ranging from classic enterprise line of business data to bespoke manufacturing and product design data. You’ll research and develop effective models and products to deliver valuable insights to our commercial and engineering teams by embodying a collaborative approach to deliver technology solutions that enable tangible business benefits.
You’ll be able to define and deliver strategy but you’ll have had hands on experience within statistical and practical data analysis, R/Python skills with a focus on statistical and ML packages and highly proficient in SQL. You’ll also have solid experience in building quantitative models and able to evaluate models on multiple criteria – e.g. accuracy, out-of-sample or cross validation tests. You’ll have experience of producing data artefacts that can be used by the business to drive value to operations, strategy, commercial, finance, manufacturing, etc. and have a passion to connect, motivate and inspire both your team and the global community of analytics professionals
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