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Senior Manager, Data Science (Foursquare Labs, Inc., New York, NY)

Foursquare

Foursquare

Data Science
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2023

Senior Manager, Data Science (Foursquare Labs, Inc., New York, NY)


Collaborate with various teams to ensure the correct tools and processes are in place to deliver work on time and specific. Participate and manage the team’s Objective and Key Results (OKRs) and deliverables for the quarter to align and prioritize the work, set stretch-goals and track progress. Use strong communication skills (written and verbal) to work with partners and stakeholders in other teams to set and understand requirements. Grow and retain team members, including data scientists. Use technical quantitative modeling and big-data systems to analyze and assess production data, customer feedback, and other factors to ensure highest data quality and anticipate future methodology improvements. Leverage modern technologies (i.e., Spark and Elastic MapReduce) as a bridge between scientists and product owners. Supervise and motivate project groups working in an agile environment, to enable them complete assigned tasks within set time, and to deliver top performance. Balance short term needs with long term research payoffs to be able to understand and meet the company’s short-term goals and align the team with the company’s longer-term vision. Position allows telecommuting from anywhere in the U.S. Salary: $153,525 - $251,750 per year.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or U.S. equivalent in Information Systems, Operations Management, Engineering Management, Communications Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, or a related field plus 5 years of professional experience performing research with complex systems-buildings requirements (including Machine Learning processes). In lieu of a Bachelor's degree plus 5 years of experience, the employer will accept a Master’s degree or U.S. equivalent in Information Systems, Operations Management, Engineering Management, Communications Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, or a related field, plus 3 years of professional performing research with complex systems-buildings requirements (including Machine Learning processes). Must also have experience with the following special skills: 3 years of professional experience analyzing raw data to transform it into data products; 3 years of professional experience performing quantitative modeling and building Big Data systems using Spark and Elastic MapReduce; 1 year of professional experience coordinating with Product Managers, Data Scientists, and Executives to deliver high-quality and timely solutions; 1 year of professional experience utilizing Agile processes (including sprint planning, grooming, or retrospective) to balance short-term needs with long-term research payoffs; 1 year of professional experience leading a research team (including Machine learning) and mentoring Data Scientists to develop their career.


CONTACT: Submit resumes online at: https://foursquare.com/careers or email resume to [email protected] . Please specify ad code YDAP.

At Foursquare, we are committed to providing competitive pay and benefits that are in line with industry and market standards. Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate including but not limited to skill set, years & depth of experience, and specific office location.

Salary is just one component of Foursquare’s total compensation package, which includes restricted stock units, multiple health insurance options, and a wide range of benefits!

US Based Roles
$153,525$251,750 USD