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Director of Data Science

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  • Lead, manage & mentor a team of junior and mid-level Data Scientists

  • Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, machine learning, data mining, and data visualization to create an understanding of relationships between creative characteristics and ad performance data

  • Capture business requirements for data and analytic solutions and collaborate cross-functionally to ensure requirements align with business needs

  • Work with product management teams to develop data & machine learning roadmap and with data engineering teams to identify and implement data pipelines and tools to ensure efficient and seamless execution

  • Work with product management teams and community management teams to fully instrument VidMob’s “services-in-the-loop” approach (for creative decision, strategic insights and more) in order to accelerate model development for insights and creative optimization

  • Lead the development of our predictive algorithms across a number of different areas all with the aim of better understanding our customers and our business

  • Iterate on existing and prototype new algorithms and work with engineering to integrate into our production code base

  • Surface and analyze outputs from computer vision, optical character recognition (OCR) and machine learning

  • Partner in the creation of technology, dashboards and user interfaces available to clients for understanding creative performance

  • Institute quality control and ethical guidelines for algorithms, code, and outputs

  • Work closely with our cloud partners to adopt AutoML solutions allowing our internal resources to focus on market differentiating work.


  • 10+ years of experience in data science and machine learning

  • 3+ years of experience leading a team of data scientists, including mentorship, support, and performance management

  • Strong knowledge of machine learning algorithms (supervised and unsupervised learning) and advanced statistics (time series forecasting, clustering algorithms, probabilistic models)

  • Client centricity - an obsession with the client and ability to empathize; a natural bias towards taking a client-centric lens in how we frame, approach, and ultimately solve every problem the team works on

  • Creativity - you believe data exploration and analysis is an inherently creative endeavor, and you have a knack of solving problems in non-linear ways utilizing all resources available to you

  • Curiosity and Forward Thinking - a natural and persistent inclination to explore, discover, and learn, and a general fascination with analytics. The drive to go beyond asking “what?” to ask “why?”; a commitment to digging beneath the surface and interrogating information versus accepting it at face value.

  • Experience dealing with large and disparate data sets and analytics tools 

  • Experience working in Computer Vision, NLP and regression modeling

  • Experience with AWS AI/ML ecosystem and big data processing technologies (Redshift, Big Query)

  • Experience with the full ML lifecycle, including research, development, deployment, and iteration on ML models using tools such as Sagemaker or MLFlow

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What are VidMob Perks + Benefits

VidMob Benefits Overview

Changing the marketing world is hard work. We’ll reward you for it!

Unlimited PTO
Everyone deserves a break. Take as much time as you need to perform at your best.

Flexible Benefits
Get reimbursed for up to $1,000 worth of travel and wellness expenses through Forma each and every year.

Parental Leave
Are you expecting? Take up to 16 weeks of paid leave anytime your family grows.

Mentor Program
Get the advice you need to thrive at VidMob and wherever else your career takes you.

Health Plans
Need health, dental and vision insurance? It’s completely on the house.

401k Matching
Planning for retirement? Set aside your well-earned cash for the future you, with an added bonus from VidMob.

Stock Options
You’re the one building our platform. You deserve to have true ownership of it.

Hybrid Workplace
We offer flexible options to work from home or in one of our offices around the world to cater to your working style.

Volunteer in local community
Partners with nonprofits
Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Flexible work schedule
Remote work program
Diversity employee resource groups
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Pet insurance
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K) matching
Company equity
Performance bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave
Generous parental leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation + Time Off
Unlimited vacation policy
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Free snacks and drinks
Some meals provided
Company-sponsored happy hours
Pet friendly
Fitness stipend
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program

Additional Perks + Benefits

100% Health, Vision, and Dental benefits covered for dependents as well as employees.

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