Data Science Manager

Role: Data Science Manager
Brand: Surfline
Location: Huntington Beach, USA
Summary: With a focus on computer vision applied to our camera network and blending these outputs with our physical modeling efforts the problems are complex, challenging and unique and we have a roadmap that we believe will create significant positive impact for our customers. You’ll input to this roadmap, along with the rest of the team, and own delivery; setting goals and milestones for the team and managing professional development.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage 3-5 direct reports at all levels.
  • Manage third party contractors and our regular intern contributors.
  • Own delivery of the roadmap, manage agile planning and set goals and milestones for the team.
  • Contribute to R&D planning and roadmap development in collaboration with the VP Product and the rest of the team.
  • Communicate progress with stakeholders and maintain strong relationships with the product and engineering organization.
  • Develop community outreach to engage the many passionate data scientist surfers who contact Surfline Wavetrak keen to contribute (Think Kaggle.com etc.).
  • Contribute as a team member to key data science projects.