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Data Science Team Manager


IDC is seeking a Data Science Team Manager who will be responsible for establishing IDC’s new Data Science Team and the development of next-generation research tools and data analyses leveraging machine learning and advanced analytics. Our goal is to accelerate the pace of discovery and intelligence derived from data, as well as to support product innovation across the organization to ultimately, deliver greater value to our customers.


  • Establish and manage an agile small team (2-3 members) responsible for development of data science and analytics capability, and provide our analysts access to emerging technologies and market research innovative methods
  • Create data mining and analytics architectures, coding standards, statistical reporting and data analysis methodologies
  • Lead integration of new data sources into existing research process and proprietary systems
  • Works cross-departmentally to define metrics, guidelines and strategies for the effective use of algorithms and data
  • Support the launch of new products which aggregate and visualize data from various sources
  • Build exploratory R&D projects including data mining, machine learning and advanced analytics


  • Advanced Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics or Information Management
  • 5+ years of experience in data management, analysis or functions related to data analysis problems
  • Used technologies including Python, NLTK, AWS, SQL, JavaScript, HTML/CSS
  • Demonstrated strong team management and collaboration skills
  • Experienced with project management practices and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong English communication skills in both verbal and written form

What we are offering?

  • International environment with daily usage of English
  • Time for self-development + other trainings
  • Flexible working hours
  • 5 weeks of vacations
  • 3 Sick days
  • Attractive compensation package
  • Annual bonus
  • Cafeteria system
  • + lot more

This position is based in Prague or Ostrava, Czech Republic

Informace o pozici

IDC Central Europe, the Middle East & Africa
Technologická 375/3, Ostrava – Pustkovec
Malé náměstí 459/11, Praha – Staré Město
Required education: University
Required languages: English (Advanced)
Benefits: Bonuses, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Educational courses, training, Cafeteria, Sick days, Occasional work from home, International conferences
Listed in: IS/IT: Consultations, analyses, and project management, IT Consultant, Project Manager, IT Manager
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IDC Central Europe, the Middle East & Africa, Darina Mitasova
+420 734 763 361