Data Science Team Lead

Start date:  Immediately or after 30 days’ notice period.

Contract type:  permanent

Location:  Croatia (Zagreb, Rijeka, Osijek)

Travel: Requires occasional travel to customer sites in Europe / EMEA and our regional offices.

Your challenge

We are looking for a Data Science / Insights and Foresights Team Lead to manage team members who analyse large amounts of raw information to find patterns and hidden knowledge that will help further develop our product. The team focus is on defining database models, preparing the models for extensive DWH applications, creating smart, comprehensive and semantically rich dashboards, business intelligence reports, creating new ways of giving our customers insights into their business processes embedded within the large data sets. Furthermore, utilizing the newest ML/AI models giving smart and predictive foresight information regarding our customer’s operation, resource allocation, workforce utilization, etc.

Some of the applications include solving problems related to planning and optimization of logistics and transport, work shift schedule planning, tracking deliveries, communication with the end user and much more.

We will rely on you to build data products to extract valuable business insights. Your goal will be to analyse trends to make better decisions.

What will you do?

  • Identifying valuable data sources, collecting and preparing relevant data
  • Building semantically rich reports and dashboard to give better and comprehensive overview over customer’s business
  • Building predictive models and machine-learning algorithms for e.g. planning optimal delivery routes and for shipping schedules
  • Implementing appropriate machine learning algorithms
  • Running machine learning tests
  • Proposing solutions and strategies to business challenges
  • Manage development team for bringing the insight and foresight capabilities to GDi products
  • Conducting standard sprint planning activities, task definition, time and effort estimation for defined tasks and user stories. Manage developer tasks and activities using Azure DevOps platform
  • Performance management and evaluation of team members
  • Enforcing work methodology, intra-GDi communication and collaboration
  • GIT source code management – multitenant cloud and on-prem based installations / applications
  • Management and maintenance activities related to product development / release documentation, tech. Documentation, release design documentation, etc. using GDi Sharepoint platform

About you:

  • Proven experience as a Software Engineer and Team Lead.
  • Preferable (not mandatory) a Computer Science Engineer with ML/AI knowledge
  • Education in mathematics, computer science or similar field
  • Understanding of data structures, data and database modelling, software architecture, ETL tools, data presentation and visualization structures: reports and dashboards
  • Ability to write code in Python, C, C++ or C#
  • Highly analytical with a talent for math and statistics
  • Nice to have: experience with optimization algorithms and problems

Few more reasons to apply

  • International and professional business environment with a friendly team atmosphere and knowledge-sharing culture

  • Opportunity for continuous development and learning through internal seminars, educations, and conferences

  • Potential to grow within a dynamic team, in a company expanding globally
  • Competitive salary according to your experience

  • Various team activities including the GDi board game events and group sports activities based on your interests – tennis, football, and basketball

  • If group sports are not for you, we offer a subsidized MultiSport card

  • Flexible working hours and remote work, whenever you need it

  • A pet-friendly office.

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