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Head of Data Science, Dublin

Date: 12-Nov-2020

Location: Dublin, IE

Company: Allied Irish Bank

Role: Head of Data Science

 

Location: 2 Burlington Road, Dublin 4 / Remote Working Available

 

This role is being offered on a permanent basis.

 

Are you passionate about using advanced analytical techniques to solve complex problems, optimise existing processes and enhance customer experience?

 

Are you a highly motivated individual with experience in leading a team of Data Scientists and Analysts to produce tangible benefits and strong business outcomes?

 

We’re looking for someone who can:

  • Lead a team of Data Scientists in the development of the models and analytics that power the Banks propositions and processes.
  • Establish thought leadership in AI/ML and identify opportunities to optimise and enhance processes.
  • Develop advanced analytics solutions using unstructured and real-time data to enhance customer experience and personalisation for all customer channels.
  • Work with our colleagues in business and technology to incorporate model outputs into processes and customer journeys as appropriate.
  • Collaborate with senior stakeholders to build a backlog of requests and ensure it is actively managed with transparent prioritisation.
  • Ensure the model development methodology is aligned to best practice encompassing all appropriate controls.
  • Raise the profile of the Advanced Analytics Team by presenting at internal and external events.
  • Create, in collaboration with colleagues in Technology, an analytics architecture which evolves with advances in tools.

 

Who are we? 

The Chief Analytics Office (CAO), within the Data & Analytics Centre of Excellence, is responsible for the delivery of a range of analytics services including:

  • Strategic Insight
  • Measurement
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Customer Contact

The CAO is made up of more than 100 data scientists, analysts, engineers and visualisation specialists working on rich datasets with state of the art tools and technology.

 

Why join us?

Reporting to the Chief Analytics Officer you will lead a team of data scientists building the analytics and models that underpin the Bank’s propositions and processes.

 

Working with rich data sets you will use AI/ML to solve complex problems, optimise processes and enhance customer experience. Your team will deliver the models that power customer offerings and engagement. These models will execute in real-time. You will collaborate with business colleagues to identify use cases and work with IT colleagues on the provision of best in class tooling.

 

Does this sound like something that you want to be part of?

 

You will need to show us that you have:

  • Degree or postgraduate qualification in a numerate discipline such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Management Science, Information Management, Economics.
  • Experience in machine learning areas such as recommendation systems, NLP, pattern recognition, predictive modelling, Artificial Intelligence, etc.
  • A natural inclination to challenge established ways of thinking and an ability to articulate your opinion to influence stakeholders.
  • Competent planning and organisational skills including ability to take initiative and demonstrate ability to prioritise workloads effectively
  • Excellent written and oral communications and experience delivering Insight to senior stakeholders.
  • Proven record of success leading enterprise level initiatives.

 

If you feel you have what it takes, Click Apply and fill in the online application form. If you would like more information Donal O’Sullivan from the Talent Acquisition Team can help. You can contact him on 0873328638 or email careers@aib.ie

 

By when? Closing date is Friday 27th November


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