Director of Machine Learning
Genai, LLM, Deep Learning
Updated on 11/3/2023

51-200 employees

Online retailer of costumes, party supplies, and décor
Company Overview
BuySeasons, Inc., established in 1999, has grown to become the premier online retailer of costumes, accessories, and party supplies, demonstrating a strong competitive advantage through its vast selection and competitive pricing. The company's culture is centered around fun and customer satisfaction, ensuring a vibrant and engaging work environment. Their association with Liberty TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel platform, further enhances their industry leadership and global reach.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage


Total Funding





New Berlin, Wisconsin

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Needham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Computer Vision
Data Analysis
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
AI & Machine Learning
  • MS or PhD in a quantitative field
  • Demonstrated history of leadership in managing high impact machine learning and engineering projects
  • 5+ years of experience in managing and mentoring a team of ML scientists and managers
  • Knowledge of NLP, Computer Vision, practical experience with Deep Learning and Large Language Models
  • Proven track record in putting and managing critical Machine Learning services and production
  • Solid statistical knowledge and intuition, experience with A/B testing
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills coupled with strong business acumen, along with the ability to influence peer organizations and executives
  • Lead, develop, and mentor a team of ML managers and scientists
  • Drive decisions and work with multiple product and business teams to prioritize ML/AI initiatives in the areas of User Generated Content, Trip Planning, Computer Vision, NLP, and Generative AI
  • Push adoption of emerging and relevant approaches to solve ML and AI problems
  • Work with colleagues in Machine Learning, Analytics and Engineering to drive best practices in development, testing, and production deployment at scale
  • Establish strong working relationships at all organizational levels across different functional teams
  • Identify and manage priorities within the context of overall Tripadvisor objectives
  • Your team will leverage data and advanced techniques to develop, implement and analyze predictive models that enable data-driven, strategic decision-making. This role requires expertise in a broad range of NLP, Computer Vision, Generative AI, Recommender systems and their application to business problems. A successful candidate will be organized, creative, and interested in creating practical scalable solutions to business problems using data and analytics. They will have the right mix of analytical, technical, and communication skills to thrive in a fast-paced environment