Chief Data Scientist

Konnecto is looking for a Chief Data Scientist that will lead the development of its proprietary Insights Platform and build the areas of big data, BI & analytics.

 

In this role, you will:

 

  • Build and lead a team of data scientists and programmers to create a high performing SaaS platform that delivers valued data and analytics deliverables

  • Provide guidance, strategy, and oversight for all data-related aspects of the product

  • Work closely with Operations and Business Development to identify, design, build and deploy new products and technologies

  • Develop the data roadmap using the most appropriate technologies

  • This role requires an individual with excellent team leadership skills and the ability to work across the product managers, R&D, data scientists, and business stakeholders

 

Requirements

  • BSC/MSC in data science/ computer science/ related (PHD - advantage)

  • Experience building a product from vision to reality with a startup that was in the scaling process

  • At least 5 years of experience with machine learning on structured data (not computer vision)

  • Programming skills that allow you to be self-sufficient in handling data Python/R/Scala

  • Passionate about working with huge datasets and bringing data together to answer complex business questions that deepen our understanding of consumer behavior, preferences, and interests

  • Experience with leading teams - advantage

  • Experience in providing insights based on user behavioral data - advantage


 

Applicants to send C.V. to career@konnecto.com

* Only relevant candidates will be contacted

 
Director of Operations

 

Konnecto is currently looking for a Director of Operations that will lead the company in its core day-to-day functions - bringing the team to its greatest capacity and functionality in every aspect of the company.

The perfect candidate will be a person who is excited to make a huge impact on a startup in its early stage, get their hands dirty - and take ownership of figuring out solutions to various potential challenges. This position has enormous potential for growth!

 

The Impact You'll Make

  • Effective management of all financials including income and expenses of office/travel/invoices/payments

  • Build a great team and company by overseeing HR functions including hiring, benefits, and the maintenance of company culture

  • Ensure the safety of our company, customers and data community by managing all legal aspects including contracts, T&Cs and GDPR compliance

  • Increase the effectiveness of our sales team by assisting them with updating materials and presentations

  • Build our data asset by taking ownership of data community recruitment, engagement and incentive plan

What you will bring to the table:

  • 3-5 years experience managing people and teams

  • Great planning and project management skills

  • Ability to initiate and drive projects from beginning to end independently

  • Effectively identify bottlenecks in a process to improve efficiency

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to deliver results 

  • Quick learner and a team player

  • Enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced environment

 

Nice to haves:

 

  • Experience building social media marketing campaigns

  • Experience building and maintaining communities

Applicants to send C.V. to marni@konnecto.com