Data Science Lead

Location: Singapore
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Permanent
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Data Science Lead

  • Innovative Environment
  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Top-notch benefits

My client in the Internet/e-Commerce space and they are looking for a Data Science Lead. The role will a key role in formulating, scoping, implementing, and evaluating data science solutions. You will have access to a variety of real-world, structured and unstructured data and the opportunity to apply data science techniques to extract insights that enhance efficiency, reliability and performance.


  • Work as part of a product team in defining, prototyping and implementing data science models/algorithms as part of the product.
  • Take ownership of the data science model start to finish - from data collection to model building to monitoring the model in production.
  • Along with product managers, own the business outcomes/metrics, which the data science model/algorithm drives.
  • Work with the product managers and engineers to define best practices for the team.
  • Mentor junior colleagues, conduct internal workshops and external catch ups, participate in external conferences and give talks


  • Solid understanding of the mathematics related to data science - probability, statistics, linear algebra etc
  • Ability to understand business concerns and formulate them as technical problems that can be solved using data and math/stats/ML
  • Proven track record of delivering data science solutions tailored to solving business problems in cross-functional teams
  • Experience with code versioning, code review and documentation
  • PhD or Masters in a quantitative discipline with at least 5 years of experience working as a Data Scientist in a product company
  • Familiarity with data engineering technologies (Kafka/Flink/Spark etc) would be a plus

Huxley, a trading division of SThree Pte Limited (Registration Number: 200720126E | SThree Pte Limited Licence Number 16S8216 | Huxley Licence Number 53132076J)

Award winner of:

International Recruitment Company of the Year by Recruitment International 2016

Best Client Services by Asia Recruitment Awards 2017

Best Overseas Operation by Global Recruiters 2017

Highly Commended for Best Large Recruitment Business 2017

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