Rarefied talent in data science, data technology, and analytics

Vice President, Data Science


Job Description


AM LLC is in search of a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and self-starting individual. You are a highly skilled and experienced technologist with a passion for data science and making a difference in the world. As the Vice President, Data Science you will lead a team of data scientists in delivering value to our clients while developing our business, skills and people. In short, you are a technology superstar who understands exactly what customers and colleagues need - and you consistently exceed their expectations. People greatly enjoy working with you and are inspired by your vision.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Align client business strategy, KPI's to impact, and data science use cases.
  • Propose new problem-solving solutions and methodologies; data modeling, analyses & interpretation.
  • Apply the latest algorithms and techniques like deep learning and other machine learning techniques to create client value through insight generation and decision support –then turn these into action.

  • Facilitate workshops/interviews to bridge the gap between data analytics and business outcomes.
  • Provide advice to clients by translating analytical solutions into recommendations.
  • Aid to achieve strategic goals to positively impact business results.
  • Proactively react to changing business trends, and recommend solutions.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with peer Exec Leadership Team (ELT) members, subordinates, vendors, and customers.
  • As a member of the ELT, behaviorally demonstrate AM’s core values.


  • Highly skilled in data infrastructure, modeling, and architecture – optimized for collection, analysis, and reporting
  • Expertise with data visualization and analytics platforms
  • Expertise with cloud platform configuration and deployment
  • Demonstrated understanding and implementation of systems administrative processes for data security, quality assurance, quality control, and speed to market
  • Understanding client requirements for data reporting and ensuring successful delivery
  • Highly skilled and steeped in best practices for data collection, analytics, and security
  • Experience with strategic planning and technology budgeting for large organizations
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to lead and inspire teams


  • Master’s degree in a quantitative field with a specific emphasis on data (Econometrics, Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Business Analytics, Quantitative Marketing, Statistics, or other Research masters).
  • 15+ years of experience leading a data science function
  • Sharp analytical capabilities combined with the ability to develop and transform concepts into pragmatic and innovative solutions.
  • Hands-on experience and skills around all or most of below categories (at least 1 skill per each category):
  • Database query languages: SQL, NoSQL, etc
  • Programming languages: Python, R, SAS, Java, C++, SPSS, MATLAB.
  • Machine learning models: Random Forest, Gradient Boosting, Neural Networks, etc
  • Machine learning solutions: Google Tensorflow, IBM Watson, etc
  • Cloud technologies: AWS, Azure, GCP, etc
  • Big Data solutions: Hadoop, Spark, HBase, MongoDB, etc
  • Data visualization: Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, Looker, etc
  • Working knowledge of and experience working with the following compliance frameworks:
  • SOC 2
  • NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4, CMMC
  • FedRAMP (Federal Risk Authorization Management Program)
  • ISO 27001
  • Proven record of strong leadership, management and communication skills
  • Professional experience of leading and managing teams
  • Communication skills for translating technical concepts into easily understood, business-friendly language
  • Leadership: decision making, change management, analytics strategy, etc
  • Sales and delivery: Business developments, RFPs, value proposition, etc
  • Project management: Agile, Scrum, DevOps, etc
  • Presentation: executive presentations, design thinking workshops, storytelling, etc
  • Business expertise: Healthcare, Federal, State & Local Government, etc.


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