Data teamlead (text analysis)

We are looking for a talented team lead to join our data team in order to make a real difference

Responsibilities:

Lead a team of 3-5 engineers:
Conduct R&D, specify tasks and manage the progress
be able to mentor and support with challenging Software and ML solutions
excellent communication skills and ability to. express yourself verbally and in writing
previous team management experience – BIG PLUS
Good understanding of the Data Engineering domain (focus on text data)
Be able to think with creativity, propose and lead the development of data-crunching software modules (mostly text processing)
Be able to work with version control system (Git)
Be able to understand software architecture and the existing workflow
Be able to clearly communicate in English
Be able to work independently in the remote work setting
Be able to overlap with our business hours for a great collaboration.

Requirements:

At least 1 year of professional experience in data engineering/machine learning
Experienced in the relevant Python and its libraries; Especially appreciated is the knowledge of the following libraries: pandas, request, beatifulsoup, lxml, scrappy, selenium, joblib
Experience with backend development in Python – BIG PLUS
Bachelor degree in computer science – BIG PLUS
Good documentation skills
Good written and spoken English
Strong sense of ownership and responsibility for code quality that follows best practices
Strong coding, problem-solving, and debugging skills
Awesome communication, collaboration, and self-management skills.

What we offer:

Very interesting and innovative data product that includes real-world web data at scale (Tera to Petabytes)
Competitive salary
Highly professional and innovative team (most of our team members have either Masters or Ph.D.)
A flexible work environment with the opportunity to work remotely at pajamas from your kitchen and still be part of interesting and innovative project 🙂