About the Role
Looking to take your career to the next level with an exciting startup? As VP, Global Head of Data and Advanced Analytics, you will serve as the expert regarding data science and operationalized data storage across our 3 services of consulting, talent acquisition, and analytics solutions as a service. Our focus includes developing innovative solutions with computer vision, audio NLP, text analytics and IoT data. The leader will hire, train, and inspire a global, growing team. This role is a critical part of the leadership team, will participate in board meetings, and reports into the CEO.
What you’ll be doing
Serve as the data and analytics leader for Versalytix in collaboration with leadership.
You are an entrepreneur, will help create business, and meet the needs of our customers via consulting, recruiting, and software development.
Be a steward of Versalytix’s culture.
Set and drive the strategy for business and operational data at Versalytix.
Lead future data scientists and development teams to design, implement, and supervise the creation and maintenance of end-to-end analytics products.
Work closely with technology partners to create the long term strategy of building capabilities that support our consulting and analytics solutions as a service processes.
Pilot and enforce best practices of data science in the team from code version control, model scalability, accuracy, and ethics.
Empower your teams to do analytics on our various systems: ensure production excellence by creating and maintaining critical metrics to ensure quality, completeness, accuracy, and appropriate performance of created solutions and internal systems.
Be the face of Versalytix from an advanced analytics perspective and actively give back to the data community
You are a recruiter, you help us find, hire, and train the best of the best in the analytics space
What you must have
Proven experience building and managing high-performing data science, data analytics or related teams
A passion for entrepreneurship and start-ups
Strong business interest and judgment
Incredible attention to detail
An ability to work cross-functionally
Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to convey complex analytics methods to end users
Enjoy both people management and technical leadership
Comfort with ambiguity: apply structured, analytical thinking to new, undefined problems and guide the team to do the same
Passion for learning new technologies and creative analytics use cases and challenging your team to do the same
Experience delivering business impact through analyses and data products
Experience building data pipelines and driving ETL design decisions
Experience with large scale database tuning and performance
Familiarity with leading agile processes like sprint planning in a Data Science and development context
Expert-level skills in SQL, Python/R and statistical methods
Experience with statistical techniques such as logistic regression, discriminant analysis, resampling, tree-based methods, and unsupervised learning.
Applied ML capabilities at the enterprise level with documented success.
Experience scaling analytics workloads to large enterprise levels.
Would be nice to have:
Experience with building data organizations from the ground up
Data storytelling with visual analysis tools such as Tableau, Looker, or PowerBI or experience with cross-team development
Experience with Snowflake, Google BigQuery, Databricks, Tableau, and similar software
Experience with Unix and cloud platforms (Google, AWS, Azure)
Base salary range: $145k-$195k + Variable compensation including revenue sharing and ownership
Unlimited vacation and 14 company paid holidays
100% Remote. Forever.
Company paid retreats to meet and learn with the global team face-to-face at fun locations (if safe).
VersalytixOne project - yearly, the entire team will adopt a charity and collaborate with the entire team to deliver an analytics solution for the adopted charity
Future benefits we are evaluating and not guaranteed:
401(k) (adding next year)
AD+D and Life
Leadership is evaluating a 4-day work week to ensure balance for our employees
Our company employees are passionate about analytics and we work with incredible clients and partners that share our passion and values. We focus on innovative use cases, large scale deployments, and helping accelerate analytics in organizations.
We value integrity, making our customers successful, constant innovation, and equality. As a global company, we embrace all cultures and all people.
Versalytix is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Versalytix is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Versalytix are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Versalytix will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Versalytix encourages applicants of all ages.