Data Science Manager at Simon Data

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About Us

Simon Data was founded in 2015 by a team of successful serial entrepreneurs. We're a data-first marketing platform startup, and we approach our work seriously; we tackle problems in a scrappy and disruptive fashion, yet we build for scale to support our clients at big data volume.

We are the first and only enterprise customer data platform with a fully-integrated marketing cloud. Moving beyond the limitations of both categories, Simon’s platform empowers businesses to use enterprise-scale big data and machine learning to power customer communications in any channel. Simon’s unique approach allows brands to develop incredible personalization capabilities without needing to build and maintain massive bespoke data infrastructure.

Our culture is rooted in organizational transparency, empowering individuals, and an attitude of getting things done. If you want to be a valuable contributor on a team that champions these core values we would love to hear from you.

The Role

Does your perfect job involve leading a team of hardworking data scientists responsible for the ML models driving core functionality? As well as one in which success in your role will be essential to the company? Simon is looking for a thoughtful data science manager to partner with all parts of the business and do just that.

As a successful leader in this role, you'll use your intimacy with the business' goals to help structure sprint team memberships quarter over quarter as well as manage programs. Drawing upon years of experience as a data scientist, you will collaborate individually with your team members to develop their statistical and engineering skills. You will act as a coach, guide, and recruiter as you build a team of influential data scientists who are role models to their peers in both exemplifying our values & competencies as well as consistently delivering high impact business value.

We move quickly (multiple deploys throughout the day) and constantly work to reduce waste as well as structure ourselves around the most important goals for the business. Our data science team currently comprises roughly 7 data scientists of diverse backgrounds and skill sets.

What You'll Do
  • Lead a multi-functional team of junior to staff data scientists to help them grow the next generation of the company’s platform
  • Contribute to building and delivering resource allocations targeted to continue driving the engineering organization forward
  • Drive growth of the team by playing a pivotal role in finding, attracting and hiring talented individuals to Simon
  • Collaborate with the leadership team to produce plans for team personal development, growth, and sustained value
  • Lead critical processes, scale our architecture, or lead design decisions
Qualifications
  • 3+ years of management experience
  • 3+ years of engineering experience as a data scientist or data engineer & comfort with at least one mainstream programming language (Python, Java, Scala, C#, Ruby, etc.), and one statistical programming environment (Jupyter/pandas, Tensorflow, RStudio, etc.)
  • M.S. in a statistical/quantitative field, or equivalent professional experience
  • Proven ability to successfully lead teams & projects
  • Reasonable exposure to & understanding of some form of Agile or modern program management
  • Strong communication skills
  • A fervent appreciation for organization
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for working with data
  • Thoughtful, curious and a problem solver
  • Personable, collaborative, and a sense of humor
Diversity

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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Location

Our office is located along the East River in the heart of the South Street Seaport! We are a 5 minute walk from the Fulton Street subway hub.

An Insider's view of Simon Data

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Collaboration with other teams is fundamental to my role at Simon. I work closely with our engineering and product team to build and maintain our product per my clients needs. This close collaboration across the organization has provided an excellent learning experience and continues to be one of the most rewarding aspects of my time at Simon.

Prashanth

Customer Success Manager

What is your vision for the company?

Customer relationships are more important than ever. At Simon, we want to help brands build those meaningful experiences and be the platform that supports a more human kind of marketing by leveraging data. There’s tremendous value waiting to be unlocked for brands and for customers who receive a more relevant experience from brands they love.

Jason

Co-Founder, CEO

What makes someone successful on your team?

On the engineering team, and at Simon in general, we really value individuals speaking up about what they think is best for our product and our company. Regardless of management or team structure, the best ideas at Simon come from people at every level contributing to our overall success.

Jessica

Data Engineer

What are Simon Data Perks + Benefits

Simon Data Benefits Overview

Awesome coworkers. Great healthcare benefits. Unlimited and untracked PTO. Offer bonus/incentive programs. Referral bonuses. Flexible work environment. Dog friendly office. Formal career development training and job advancement programs. Also, beer on tap? Cheers to that!

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Promote from within
Mentorship program
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