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Director of Data Science & Machine Learning


Updated on 6/21/2024



501-1,000 employees

AI-enabled on-demand manufacturing marketplace

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Applied Machine Learning
Deep Learning
Data Science
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 8+ years experience developing and implementing machine learning algorithms
  • Excellent understanding of scalable architectures and thrive working in Agile environments
  • Recognized expertise in the areas of marketplace optimization and pricing theory
  • Ability to apply and implement research concepts, ultimately in production quality code
  • Experience defining clear, testable research hypotheses, including intended impact on the business
  • Deep knowledge of design of experiments, online experimentation approaches at scale
  • Ability to formulate and advocate for R&D objectives and results to multi-functional team members including executive business leadership and product management
  • Experience with your machine learning models running in a real production environment
  • Experience in end-to-end model development and deployment lifecycle i.e., from prototyping to model development and putting models into production
  • Strong experience with Python/R, forecasting methodologies, machine learning and statistics
  • Experience with SQL and cloud technologies like Snowflake, Google BigQuery, Databricks, presto etc.
  • Strong fluency in Python and SQL, experience with Tensorflow, PyTorch, Airflow and data warehouse
  • PhD in a quantitative field (or BS/MS with equivalent work experience)
  • Mission-driven, positive attitude, and ability to motivate others
  • Must be a US citizen, green card holder, or a legal permanent resident of the United States
  • Serve as a strategic leader as part of our data science & machine learning team, with responsibility for Xometry’s pricing strategy
  • Build collaborative relationships with key stakeholders; set priorities aligned to business goals; communicate analysis, strategies, timelines, and work of the data science & machine learning team, and gain buy-in from executive leadership
  • Incorporate internal and external feedback to iterate and evolve ML models
  • Practice outcome-oriented/KPI-driven team management: Define metrics that lead to business goals and report on the outcomes of your efforts
  • Lead complex, cross-team projects to deliver on our product & ML strategy, with a singular focus on driving business results
  • Play a crucial role in exploring new machine learning opportunities, researching and performing proof of concepts, and bringing new machine learning and AI solutions into Xometry’s platform
  • Develop and implement machine learning models that improve Xometry’s ability to predict cost, price, and sourcing options for our customers and suppliers.
  • Responsible for leading the evaluation of emerging technologies, identifying areas for improvement, and developing new features while ensuring the reliability and scalability of Xometry’s platform
  • Lead the exploration of emerging AI and machine learning technologies and develop proof-of-concepts to assess their potential impact on Xometry’s platform
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, prioritize features, and define technical solutions based on the latest innovations
  • Monitor machine learning models and AI performance and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Contribute to the documentation and knowledge base to help other teams understand and use Xometry’s AI effectively

Xometry operates as a technologically advanced marketplace for on-demand manufacturing, specializing in services like CNC machining, 3D printing, and injection molding. This not only fosters a culture of technological excellence and precision but also positions the company as a key player in speeding up the manufacturing process with high-quality results. Employees can thrive in an environment that values innovative solutions and efficient production techniques, making it a commendable workplace for professionals passionate about manufacturing and technology.

Company Stage

Later Stage VC

Total Funding



North Bethesda, Maryland



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental, & vision insurance

Life insurance

401(k) with company matching


Generous PTO

Paid volunteer time

Commuter & parking benefits

Maternity & Paternity leave

Free snacks

Dog-friendly office spaces