Lead Data Scientist
Amsterdam / Vilnius - Full Time
Want to help venues and attractions within the experience economy make better predictions and create unforgettable visitor experiences? Recognized as one of the fastest-growing dutch scale ups, Convious is the award-winning eCommerce platform for the experience economy. We are disrupting the way venues connect with their visitors and taking their experiences to a whole other level with the power of data-driven technology.
Our rapidly-growing rocket-ship is on the hunt for a talented Lead Data Scientist that will work collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams to help us take Convious to new heights. This ship is built on transparency, diversity and ownership, while being fueled by data and customer trust. The crew you’ll find on this exciting journey embraces change and experimentation.
And whilst we like ideas… we LOVE great execution, and that is where we thrive.
We’re aiming for the moon, and we wonder if you will be the next person who will help us get there.
Do you have what it takes to join our rocket-ship?
Hop into this rollercoaster ride
We are one of the fastest-growing companies in the Netherlands with a mission to help attractions grow and ultimately deliver a great guest experience
Want to join us?
Role and responsibilities:
You make A.I. solutions relatable and relevant for our business partners. You will design strategies and propose algorithm improvements to analyze and leverage data from a variety of sources that will help improve our partners’ performance.
Lead a multidisciplinary team of data engineers, software engineers, data scientists, and business subject-matter experts to deliver on-time and on budget.
Take ownership for the entire data science workflow including project scoping, exploratory data analysis, model development, deployment and monitoring.
Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, but working and learning collaboratively with data science team
Other duties as assigned.
In this role, you will work on bringing our A.I. to the next level, helping deliver fully deployable solutions and creating complex predictive and optimization models that deliver significant value to our partners.
Skills and Qualifications:
You have 5+ years of relevant work experience in a data science position and thorough knowledge on many data science areas like advanced analytics, simulation, machine learning, operations research, statistics, data visualization, software engineering, model interpretation etc.
Strong Python programming skills.
Experience working with AWS.
Experience and proven ability to work with prototypes that will give place to developing minimum viable products along with the team.
Strong data visualization skills and a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
You are fluent in English and have great communication skills (both written and spoken).
You are excited about leading, guiding, and managing projects and multidisciplinary teams (having worked as a lead data scientist in a medium sized team is a huge plus).
You are ‘versatile’, and constantly open to change. This is key at Convious to ensure we become continuously better at what we do and evolve along with the rapidly-changing world around us.
Experience in software development environment and code management or versioning.
Master’s degree or PhD in data science, computer science, math, engineering or related field is a plus.
What we offer:
Great international team (check our Instagram page to get an idea)
Fantastic office in the heart of Amsterdam or in Vilnius
A unique experience at the fastest growing AI-scale up
Plenty of scope for personal and career development
Enjoy daily healthy or unhealthy lunches; it’s your call
Competitive base salary
Unlimited paid vacation policy
Our policy is always to "act in Convious' best interest". We don't have many rules or forms about the work process and we intermix work and personal time quite a bit. You will need to be comfortable working in the most agile of environments. Requirements might be vague, and iterations will be rapid. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Are you up for the challenge? If you think your knowledge and skills can help us shape the future of attractions then wait no more and apply below!
Our culture in a nutshell
We are transparent. We own it together and take care of it
We're a diverse, inclusive, and highly ambitious crew.
We embrace change and experiments
Our fuel is customer trust and data
We love ideas but thrive on execution