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Chief Data Scientist

Description Our goal at Pittsburgh AI Works is to “Elevate the human experience through the use of innovative artificial intelligence”. To achieve our goal, we are seeking an individual to fill the Role of Chief Data Scientist (CDS). A strong background in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is a necessity for this position and for that reason, an emphasis in the following is required: Consultative Business Process experience Artificial Intelligence successful deployments Machine Learning adoption in the Enterprise Cognitive Computing knowledge The CDS Candidate shall work closely with the AI Innovations delivery team to develop innovative data science related solutions. Candidate shall possess a career spanning corporate and/or consulting environments You will assist team members in developing and delivering AI/ML offerings and their associated delivery processes from ideation through implementation. Candidate shall be experienced in all facets of strategy, solution design, product development and business growth through innovation. RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as a subject matter expert on all data science disciplines.
  • Provide thought leadership on topics and trends of emerging technology.
  • Create robust innovative capabilities and solutions in this technical domain.
  • Serve as the data science expert for teams across the organization to help teams make the best data informed decisions.\
  • Advising on best practices for collecting data, and advising on statistical and machine learning models to use.
  • Be a data science consultant and lead ideation.
  • Research and brainstorming activities in bringing forth original thoughts and ideas for big, bold innovations as well as inter-sectional ideas that draw on multiple disciplines and fields to create unique and new innovations.
  • Speaker and data science evangelist for the business by presenting at industry events, conferences, and talking to clients.
  • This senior role exercises your technical eminence, management knowledge and experience with complex solution development.
  • Implementation and consulting in the pursuit of starting a world class AI solutions service.
  • Work with senior leadership to develop an overall strategic vision and direction for our AI Innovation team
  • Oversee all data science-related innovation efforts
  • Work as a senior member of our solution development team in pursuit of the development and delivery of differentiating solutions based on our core expertise.
  • Define & deliver on building blocks related to data science (AI/ML) capabilities
  • Assess / deliver on talent needs for data science (AI/ML) success
  • Play a key role in deciding technologies and related roadmap for development, testing, and deployment of AI/ML models
  • Think strategically and apply that through to innovative solutions
  • Master’s or PhD degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or related discipline with 20+ years of relevant industry experience
  • 5+ years of multiple leadership experiences in leading data science (artificial intelligence and machine learning) teams on a variety of business impacting areas that enabled innovation and business outcomes.
  • Expert in data analytic/statistical/mathematical methodologies.
  • Proven business experience (10+ years) with data science (AI/ML) tools, including expert level skills in SPSS Modeler, SAS Enterprise Miner, or similar tools.
  • Outstanding critical thinking skills and ability to understand and communicate complex technical concepts to mixed and non-technical audiences.
  • Outstanding communication skills (i.e., verbal, written, messaging and storytelling skillsets).
  • Outstanding stakeholder management, negotiation, and influencing skills
  • Able to exercise good judgment by making timely and effective, well-informed decisions
  • Ability to work independently and thrive under ambiguous circumstances
  • Ability to work under deadlines and with multiple competing priorities
  • Adaptable and flexible: Ability to adapt to changing work environments, work priorities and organizational needs
  • Demonstrated willingness to aggressively learn new things
  • Strong collaboration skills, clear team player, enthusiastic, and can-do attitude
  • Detail oriented
Please note, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities, and schedule may change at any time with or without notice. Pittsburgh AI Works, a division of Dagostino Electronic Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify and/or expression, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reasons prohibited by law. Apply on Paylocity!

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