Lead Data Scientist

Lead Data Scientist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Lead Data Scientist to join our team.


  • Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyse model performance and data accuracy;
  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets;
  • Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes;
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions;
  • Use predictive modelling to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, ad targeting and other business outcomes;
  • Develop company A/B testing framework and test model quality;
  • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.


  • A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques;
  • Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SLQ, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams;
  • Experience working with and creating data architectures;
  • Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development.