VP of Data Science

VP of Data Science

Job Title: VP of Data Science
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York City
Salary: $230,000 - $240,000
Reference: VP2208AS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 24, 2018 12:31

Job Description

VP of Data Science

New York City, New York

$230,000 - 240,000 base salary plus bonus and benefits

You must be eligible to work in the United States of America.

The Company

Signify Technology are working with an innovative technology company with offices in North America and Europe. They are heavily involved in the tech community by sponsoring and hosting events.  

They work with crazy amounts of data every single minute and have become market leaders in their field. Our client has created a great culture for their employees to work in, with team events, learning tools and a very collaborative environment.

The Role

 Our client is looking for a VP of Data Science based in their New York City office. You will be the head of the Data Science team which currently consists of 10 people. The VP of Data Science will report to the CTO.

You will be the face of the Data Science team so it is very important you are a great communicator, collaborator and leader.

There will be a number of responsibilities but some of the main ones are:

  • Management
  • Solving problems of all aspects
  • Planning of projects and their delivery
  • Be an inspiration to your team and lead them in a collaborative way with other teams
  • Architecture and Design

You will have-

  • Master’s or PhD in a relevant field for this role
  • Proven track record of being a Data Scientist
  • Current experience in leadership
  • Experience in distributed teams in different locations
  • Expert experience in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • Extremely large-scale data experience
  • Great communication skills
  • Fluent in spoken and written English


Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward-thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you.