Vice President of Machine Learning and Data Science
Posted on 3/21/2023
Remote • New York, NY, USA • Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Track record of success in demanding environments, especially with delivering ML enabled products and services in demanding and fast paced environments
  • Deep conceptual insight into how to apply ML algorithms and distill problems down to their essence
  • Strong product orientation and practical focus on delivering customer value and using techniques that deliver results; not getting stuck in academic beauty or theory
  • A hands-on leader who leads from the front, and is willing to help the team deliver
  • BS, MS, or PhD in Data Science, Computer Science, or related field
  • 10+ years of real-world professional experience building products based on Data Science & ML
  • Strong working knowledge of Knowledge Graphs, Entity Resolution, Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning, Classification and inference techniques, RLHF, PPO, multi-modal learning
  • Demonstrated experience leading a technical team and leveraging functional expertise to develop team members
  • Strong sense of shared ownership and a collaborative disposition
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Manage a cross-functional team of talented Data Scientists, Analysts, and Machine Learning Engineers embedded in several product teams delivering core product features to users
  • Direct client facing teams to ensure their data science customizations for clients are in line with long term product and ML vision (e.g. collecting right data to feedback into RLHF workflows, customizing appropriately for client specific needs, etc.)
  • Define Altana's data and machine learning technology standards, and oversee the training, mentorship, and performance of a world-class technology team
  • Collaborate and build strong relationships with Product, Engineering, and Customer Solutions stakeholders to understand requirements and priorities
  • Recruit, develop, and manage a world class team of machine learning practitioners
  • Contribute to a hiring process that attracts and retains world class technology talent who can push the envelope of natural language processing, machine learning, and network analysis
  • Stay on the frontier of AI and machine learning research and industry developments through an active role in thought leadership, research initiatives, industry working groups, and academic relationships
Desired Qualifications
  • You've worked with supply chain data, company data, or have familiarity with B2B economic modeling
  • Multilingual skills
Altana AI

201-500 employees

Supply chain infrastructure platform
Company Overview
Altana AI’s mission is Globalization 2.0: a globalization defined by trusted networks, which span and connect nation states, businesses, and civil society in resilient, secure, sustainable, and inclusive global business networks. The company is committed to creating a new paradigm of Trusted networks to better coordinate supply and demand, build more efficient supply chains, and to form public-private partnerships toward shared objectives.
  • Comprehensive healthcare package
  • Paid parental leave of 3 months for the primary caregiver and 1 month for the secondary caregiver
Company Core Values
  • We focus on value creation, not value capture.
  • We amaze our clients.
  • We foster diversity and embrace difference.
  • We get things done.
  • We embrace reality.