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Data Science Manager

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California - California - Remote, Canada - Canada - Remote, Florida - Florida - Remote, Miami - Florida - USA, Toronto - Ontario - Canada, USA - USA - Remote, Weston - Florida - USA


Software & Product Development

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Description & Requirements


Data science is a crucial part of UKG. Our team builds statistical and machine learning models that support product features across the company, with the goal of empowering thousands of organizations and millions of employees to thrive. We tackle problems in the fields of machine learning, natural language processing, document processing, sociology, and statistics… and we're just getting started!

We’re looking for a Data Science Manager to join the team and help it grow. You will lead a team of data scientists and software engineers. The team is distributed, working across multiple time zones, in an agile environment with daily stand-ups and regular releases. This position requires excellent technical, tactical, and strategic leadership, along with a strong ability to communicate both within the team, and across the organization.

• Support and grow a team of highly motivated people
• Previous Experience or current hands on experience with Python, Jupyter, GCP, KubeFlow, CNN, RNN,
• Focus on data-driven processes that lead to continuous improvement for the team
• Support the professional, technical, and personal growth of a diverse group of people, with a wide range of experiences
• Collaborate with the team to set the product and technical roadmaps, along with the plans for achieving them
• Work with your peers to help support and drive cultural changes across the organization


• Previous engineering leadership experience, preferably with a data science team
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, preferably at the graduate level or equivalent experience
• Strong outcome-based work ethic with a sense of ownership, urgency, and drive and an unwavering commitment to do the right thing
• Proven leadership in facilitating complex discussions to achieve goals and solve problems
• An understanding of the importance of being data driven, and the value that KPIs can bring to continuous improvement and innovation
• A technical background in software engineering, data engineering, or data science
• Ability to build and maintain productive relationships with a diverse array of stakeholders and groups throughout the organization
• Experience in Lean-Agile development processes such as Kanban or Scrum
• Experience working in an enterprise-scale SaaS production environment


Corporate 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

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

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