Data Science Director
Reports to Deputy CEO – Permanent role
Location: Palma, Spain
Responsible for leading a team that will execute the vision for the delivery of information, analytics platforms and application solutions to key stakeholders. The Director is responsible for creating a team-oriented, problem solving culture that fosters creativity and results in a performance driven, customer focused technology team.
Manage Data Science team
Builds and manages a data science team. Maintains communication with leadership. Organizes, and oversees BI, Big data and Artificial Intelligence projects in the implementation and use of software tools and systems.
Coordination with other teams
Works closely with project and product management staff to develop and deliver systems, applications, big data solutions, and software solutions in a timely, high-quality, and efficient manner. Work with team leaders and project management staff to allocate staff and technical resources, establish clear priorities, and track progress to meet established timelines.
Scaling and Systems
Works with IT directors and staff to ensure technology systems are well designed and appropriately scaled and assist with maintaining a secure and stable computing environment with a maximum system availability and performance. Provides subject matter expertise for key BI & DI core functions.
Works with business units to develop operational reports, data summaries, and dashboards to support their goals using business intelligence tools. Work with business units to measure data effectiveness and data quality. Works with internal and external customers and IT partners to develop and analyze business intelligence and data integrity needs.
Develop new opportunities within the company
Identifies and provides input to new technology opportunities that will have an impact on the enterprise wide systems. Recommends standards, policies and procedures for the form, structure, and attributes of the tools and systems. Participate in the development of business cases in the support of process changes and/or IT projects.
English speaker – High Level
Spanish speaker – High Level
3rd language is a plus.
Extreme attention to detail
Time scale oriented
Understand and anticipate needs
Consistent driver of improvements
Strong Communication Skills
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
Degree in Computer Science, Finance, Operations, Management ,or related field preferred
Ability to interpret requirements and technical specifications and translate and present in an understandable and user-friendly manner
Working knowledge of Business Intelligence end user tools and knowledge of database architecture.
Experience in at least one of the areas of: database administration, ETL programming, data visualization, report writing, or SQL programming preferred
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Business Intelligence, reporting or equivalent technology experience.
3 years of leadership experience
Proven knowledge of Business Intelligence platforms