3 mayo 2019
Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning marketing. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling as we strive to transform the marketing landscape.
As part of Data & Analytics (DNA) our Data Science teams develop industry-leading analytic solutions for clients across industries, channels, and business functions. We apply a bespoke and cutting-edge arsenal of statistical, analytical and computing techniques to complex data problems at scale, with the emphasis on game-changing - and measureable - business impact. We work in close collaboration with colleagues across all agency disciplines to develop truly innovative, highly effective, data-powered solutions for our clients.
To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding Data Science Director – an experienced professional and passionate problem solver to evangelize our offering and to scale our offering within the agency. Sound like you? Read on.
Data Scientists provide a wide range of analytic solutions for a multitude of client applications. We build inferential and predictive models, including machine learning algorithms and AI; we process, integrate and manipulate big data with distributed systems and customer data pipelines; we synthesize results and translate findings and into compelling stories that resonate with clients.
As a senior manager, you’ll be leading teams in defining, creating and evangelizing ground-breaking analytics solutions leveraging the suite of agency Data Science offerings.
The role maintains a primary responsibility in Singapore. The role will also support and be supported by the network as part of the Publicis Spine global data community.
Day-to-day, your role includes:
ª Leading cross-functional teams to define, implement and promote cutting-edge data engineering and analysis solutions with new and existing clients, including:
o End-to-end customer data integration, activation and enablement
o Rigorous statistical modeling and inferential analysis
o Machine learning and AI development and applications
ª Synthesizing complex, technical concepts and outputs into compelling story lines resonate with a variety of technical and non-technical audiences
ª Providing strategic vision and alignment for client engagements
ª Engaging with colleagues across the agency to identify new and improved pathways for data-powered solutions
ª Providing expertise in fundamental skill areas such as statistical methods, distributed computing, machine learning, AI, and open source programming
ª Delivering thought leadership and innovation in process, technique, and implementation.
ª Sharing knowledge, debating techniques, conducting research to advance the collective knowledge and skills of our Data Science practice.
Required experience and skills:
We’re looking for rigorous analytic training and 10+ years professional experience in a data science or analytics role, which typically includes:
ª Extensive experience leading and executing projects that span data engineering, data mining, statistical modeling, distributed computing, and business strategy
ª Robust, fundamental expertise in areas of statistical methods, distributed computing, machine learning, AI, and/or a variety of open source programming languages
ª Experience integrating a variety of data sources, methods, and applications to achieve specific objectives
ª Proven track record of technical and analytical innovation that delivers measurable business impact
ª Proven track record leading and scaling teams of data scientists
ª Flexibility to operate across technologies, industries, or level of scale and complexity
ª Demonstrated ability to flex seamlessly from highly technical, analytical discussions to higher level, strategic conversations.