Set a vision and strategy that is focused on customer value, owning the overall analytic output of REX’s Data Science teams.
Recruit and grow a talented team of Data Scientists and Data Science Managers.
Build out a data science plan that allows various business units to leverage ML to create sustained value to revenue, customer experience and operations.
Act as part research leader and part engineering leader to drive execution.
Interface with data engineering teams to integrate data collection, data quality and core model output into production systems.
Integrate deeply with VP and C-level business leadership as a trusted and influential contributor to data-driven decision making, ensuring maximum impact of Data Science outputs.
Lay out the process of model selection, accuracy and efficiency.
Guide and evangelize development of product and technologies that accelerate iterative, rapid experimentation processes including feature engineering and data sharing across analytics teams.
Support and showcase a long-term research agenda aimed at generating innovations to solve critical business needs and technical challenges.