VP Data Science | Insurance Firm | Mumbai

Mumbai Permanent
  • Opportunity to make strategic decisions for the organization
  • Opportunity to lead and grow a young and diverse team

About Our Client

Client is an Insurance company

Job Description

As VP Data Science, you will be responsible for :

  • Identification of key analytics opportunities across the organization
  • Working closely with business teams to identify analytics driven opportunities and to deploy algorithm driven solutions to help drive business outcomes
  • Leverage emerging technologies to help deploy best-in-class solutions and help provide a competitive edge in the industry
  • Evangelizing analytics driven solutions across the enterprise
  • Establish and develop an enterprise-wide data governance framework to help in data quality, data governance and the overall data architecture across the enterprise
  • Lead and manage a team of 20+ personnel (data engineers, data scientists and cloud specialists)
  • Basic knowledge of enterprise-wide tools/languages such as Python, Power BI/Tableau, SQL

The Successful Applicant

A successful candidate will have :

  • A minimum of 12+ years' experience in driving data science and analytics initiatives
  • Handling a team of data scientists, data engineers and cloud specialists
  • Managing business stakeholders to drive operational and strategic objectives
  • Excellent written and Verbal communication skills with ability to influence peers and leaders across the organization.
  • Strong people leadership skills with a proven track record in hiring, developing and retaining high performing teams.
  • Graduation degree (Engineering, computers, statistics/maths) or higher from a reputed institute, MBA preferred

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Leading a team of 20 people

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Machine Learning
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