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Vaco Technology

Director of Data Science

Post Date:Jan 02, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/2/2018Salary:$145,000.00
Location:US-VA-Glen Allen Job Reference:7620101

Job Description:

Let Vaco connect you with a great development opportunity! Our client is seeking a Director of Data Science. Partner with Vaco, and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Instead of being just another faceless resume, Vaco will promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities.


  • Leader a Data Science team and attendant people management responsibilities
  • Construct statistical models via machine learning, deep learning and traditional techniques (e.g. logistic regression)
  • Evaluate new data sources
  • Transform independent variables
  • Evaluate alternative modeling techniques and constructs
  • Experimentation with different dependent variables and selection of dependent variables for rollout
  • Presentation to investors on data science capability
  • Monitor models for stability
  • Collaboration with IT to enhance production systems
  • Presentations to senior management and board on data science results and plans


  • Degree in quantitative field (preferably statistics or data science)
  • 5+ years experience in Data Science
  • Fluency in Python, SAS, or R (Python preferred)
  • People management experience

***NO THIRD PARTIES - U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time***

Contact Information
Vaco Technology
Name: Vaco - Richmond

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