Data Science Manager

Remote /
Data Science /
/ Remote
At Alkymi, we’re creating products to give everyday business users the power to control the unstructured document data that fuels their business. We believe in giving the same professionals who manually handle document and email data today powerful tools to supercharge their workflows, while allowing them to seamlessly apply their human intelligence where it’s needed most. By doing this, we’re letting our users create a Data Action Layer to power products, deliver outcomes, and generate insights.

Founded in 2017 in New York City, Alkymi works with some of the world’s leading businesses and financial services firms to automate their highest-impact workflows by delivering an unparalleled product experience. We’re laser focused on understanding our customers’ workflows from top to bottom, and building easy-to-use, powerful, tools to meet their objectives. We combine cutting edge data science and machine learning with best-in-class software engineering to delight our users at some of the world’s most demanding and sophisticated businesses.

As we continue to scale, we're seeking a Data Science Manager to join our core team.

Key responsibilities:

    • Experience in engaging with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
    • Leading teams delivering automated document workflows that meet client needs
    • Supporting client sales conversations and proposal preparation
    • Machine learning and information retrieval
    • Natural language processing and text analytics

Required Expertise:

    • Minimum of 5 years experience working on complex AI and Machine Learning projects
    • Team lead experience managing Junior and Senior Data Scientists
    • Extensive hands on experience in delivering Data Science models
    • Extensive experience engaging with stakeholders to understand problem statements and converse with non-technical audiences alike.
    • Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly and manage an environment of rapid change and development, and lead others through this process
    • Evidence to success in design and build of advanced data analytics solutions
    • Exceptional communication skills and stakeholder management experiences
    • Sound knowledge of Python and general software development skills (source code management, debugging, testing, deployment, etc.).
    • Keen understanding of text pre-processing and normalization techniques, such as tokenization, and POS tagging.
    • Ability to design NLP pipelines to meet customer requirements
    • Familiarity with different approaches for training entity tagging models (e.g. CRF, RNN, CNN, Transformer).
    • Experience with asynchronous programming is a plus.
    • Familiarity with deep learning frameworks such as Tensorflow and Pytorch
    • Familiarity with computer vision deep learning algorithms a plus (CNN, RCNN)
    • BS, MS and or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, etc

Highly Desirable:

    • Prior experience consulting in the financial services sector on Data Science projects is a major plus
Alkymi is creating the data action layer by turning unstructured data into actions. Its product-first approach makes it easy for non-technical users to automate operational workflows for the first time. Leading organizations deploy Alkymi to accelerate decision-making, improve customer satisfaction and empower employees to focus on high-value, rewarding work.

Alkymi was founded in 2017 in New York City by a founding team from Bloomberg, Two Sigma, and with backing from Intel Capital, Canaan, Work-Bench, SimCorp, and industry insiders.

Salary Range: $160,000 - $185,000 annually + Equity + Fully Paid Company benefits + 401k + Unlimited PTO

The above compensation referenced represents the expected salary for this career opportunity and is based on Alkymi's good faith belief at the time of posting. Ultimately, in determining your compensation, we'll consider multiple factors including your geographic location, professional experience, market conditions and education/training/skill level.