VP, Data Science

US - Remote

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Who We Are

KeepTruckin builds technology using the latest advancements in AI and computer vision to improve the safety and efficiency of businesses with vehicles. Over one million drivers and 100,000 companies across every industry trust KeepTruckin’s integrated platform to power their operations, prevent accidents and reduce costs.  

At KeepTruckin, we see our hard work rewarded in tangible ways every day, and we believe that intelligence is most powerful when paired with humility. We’re motivated by the opportunity to save lives on the road while impacting and improving every facet of multiple trillion-dollar industries that keep our physical economy moving. KeepTruckin is proud to be a Forbes Cloud 100 company, Forbes Best Startup Employer 2020, and an Inc Magazine Best Place to Work.

About the Role: 

We are seeking a VP, Data Science to lead a team of Data Scientists and Strategic Analysts. This role has responsibilities across the business -  from building core product capabilities using cutting edge machine learning techniques, to working closely with our customers to help them optimize their business to partnering closely with our executive team on making key strategic decisions.

What You’ll Do: 

  • Lead and manage a team of 25+ people both in the US and internationally
  • Solve complex industrial problems using advanced ML, DL, AI, and mathematical modeling and optimization techniques with involvement in the whole cycle of data science tasks. Work with engineering to build scalable solutions that are deeply integrated into every aspect of our product suite.
  • Work closely with the executive leadership team to inform company strategy and drive a data driven decision making culture across the organization.
  • Meet with and work with customers on understanding their most complex problems and identifying solutions using the rich data that our systems collect.
  • Attend industry conferences to stay current on industry trends, challenges, and potential market opportunities

What We’re Looking For: 

  • 12+ years of combined industry and post-graduate academic experience in a quantitative field and a proven ability to apply scientific methods to solve real-world problems
  • 5+ years of leadership experience managing a team of 15+ data scientists and product analysts across multiple locations at a technology company. Experience in leading an organization with managers, ICs, and technical leads.
  • 5+ years working in SaaS
  • 5+ years of experience in M/L

Creating a diverse and inclusive workplace is one of KeepTruckin's core values. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. 

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Job perks/benefits: Conferences Startup environment
Job region(s): Remote/Anywhere North America
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