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Head of Machine Learning & Data Science


Posted on 6/27/2024

Gauss Labs

Gauss Labs

51-200 employees

AI solutions for manufacturing industries

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing


Palo Alto, CA, USA

Applied Machine Learning
AI Research
Data Science
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Master's degree in applied research for machine learning and data science or a highly relevant field
  • 10+ years of experience in applying AI/ML to solve complex business problems for large-scale applications
  • 5+ years of experience managing machine learning and data scientists and engineers
  • Hands-on experience programming in Python, Matlab, R, Java, C++, or other programming languages
  • Conduct and coordinate research leading to large-scale ML projects for industrial AI
  • Lead applied scientists to develop experiments, algorithms, and prototypes that advance the state-of-the-art in industrial AI
  • Provide technical and scientific guidance to the team members and support their career development
  • Develop cutting-edge ML algorithms such as online regression, classification, supervised/unsupervised learning, anomaly detection, and hybrid ML algorithms
  • Lead projects with complete independence and help from PMs even when business, product, and technical strategies are not defined and the problems to be solved are not known
  • Work with PMs to define use cases, collect data, and benchmark the results
  • Work with software engineering teams to develop industrial AI platforms and applications
  • Contribute to Gauss Labs's intellectual property pools by publishing patents and technical papers
  • Communicate effectively with senior management as well as with colleagues from science, engineering, and business backgrounds

Gauss Labs specializes in industrial AI solutions, integrating cutting-edge technologies like machine learning and computer vision to optimize manufacturing processes. This company offers a stimulating work environment for professionals passionate about utilizing artificial intelligence to enhance efficiency and accuracy in industries like semiconductor, automotive, and pharmaceuticals. The focus on continuous improvement and expansion into diverse manufacturing sectors provides employees with ample opportunities for growth and innovation in their careers.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Palo Alto, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Competitive compensation + meaningful equity

Generous PTO policy

Comprehensive wellbeing benefits

Paid family leaves

L&D opportunities

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