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Data Science Manager

General Information

Ref #:

20210019130

Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time

Location:

Alpharetta - Georgia - USA, Atlanta - Georgia - USA, Cleburne - Texas - USA, Irvine - California - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA, Montreal - Quebec - Canada, San Francisco - California - USA, Santa Ana - California - USA, Toronto - Ontario - Canada, Weston - Florida - USA

Description & Qualifications

Description

As a Data Science Manager at UKG, you will lead a geographically distributed team of 9 data scientists that is leading the next wave of disruption in the Human Capital Management industry. Employing the latest advancements in data science and artificial intelligence, you will impact millions of UKG customers by unlocking the opportunities to help employees work and live more satisfied, enriched and rewarding lives. In addition to excellent people leaderships skills, you’ll have a broad breadth of knowledge and experience in most of data science domains e.g., supervised and unsupervised learning, natural language processing (NLP), speech and text analytics, computer vision (CV), document image processing, transfer learning, etc. and have a passion for solving business problems.
In this role, you will:
Partner with cross-functional teams of software engineers and product managers to deliver products and features customers love.
Provide technical leadership in leveraging data science technologies, e.g., Python or Java, Jupyter, GCP, KubeFlow, CNN, RNN, Transfer Learning, etc. to reveal the insights hidden within huge volumes of structured and unstructured data.
Provide wide breadth of data science knowledge and skills in building machine learning models through all phases of model delivery lifecycle stages - ideation, design, training, evaluation, validation, and implementation.
Flex your interpersonal skills to translate the complexity of your work into tangible business goals.

The Ideal Candidate will have the following competencies:
Management: You have successfully managed, led, and grown a team of data scientists.
Technical: You’re comfortable with open-source DS libraries and are passionate about developing further. You have hands-on experience developing data science solutions using open-source tools and cloud computing platforms.
Statistically minded: You’ve built models, validated them, and back-tested them. You know how to interpret a confusion matrix or an ROC curve. You have experience with clustering, classification, NLP like sentiment analysis, computer vision like document classification, entity extraction, and deep learning.
Data: You have the skills to retrieve, combine, and analyze data from a variety of sources and structures.
Innovative: You continually research and evaluate emerging technologies. You stay current on published state-of-the-art methods, technologies, and applications and seek out opportunities to apply them.
Creative: You thrive on solving undefined problems. You love asking questions and pushing hard to find answers. You’re not afraid to share a new idea.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in “STEM” field (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics)
5+ years of experience working in in data science and/or machine learning modeling; 2 + years of experience in managing a team of data scientists
Experience with open-source libraries (e.g., OpenCV, Apache OpenNLP, NLTK, SpaCy, Stanford CoreNLP, etc. and/or Google Vertex AI, Document AI, etc.)
Experience with both relational and/or non-relational databases, GCP and expertise in Python, Scala, Java, or R and/or non-relational databases query tools
Experience with many of the data science domains (e.g., NLP, CV, GBMs, etc.)

Job ID: 20210019130

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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