Are you excited about working at the forefront of applied research in an industry setting?
Thomson Reuters Labs is looking to set up a new Lab in Gdansk and for this new team we are seeking a Data Science Manager with a passion for solving problems using state-of-the-art Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing.
What does Thomson Reuters Labs do?
We experiment, we build, we deliver. We support the organization and our customers through applied research and the development of new products and technologies. TR Labs innovates collaboratively across our core segments in Legal, Tax & Accounting, Government, and Reuters News.
As a Data Science Manager at Thomson Reuters Labs in Gdansk, you will be part of a global interdisciplinary team of experts. We hire specialists across a variety of AI research areas, as well as Engineering and Design, to drive the company’s digital transformation.
Is this you? Come join us!
About the role
This opportunity as a Manager, Data Science/Research combines hands-on project work as well as project and people leadership. You will:
Lead a high performing team of scientists based in Gdansk and play a hands-on delivery role on important projects
Build relationships with internal project stakeholders and provide AI subject matter expertise
Help with the Labs project portfolio management and activities such as resource allocation, planning and estimating
Drive the entire model development lifecycle, building, testing and delivering high quality solutions. You will apply best practices for conducting reproducible research and well-managed software delivery.
Share information, value diverse ideas, and partner effectively with colleagues across the globe in a cross-functional team. You will elevate and mentor teammates.
Translate complex business problems into projects with clearly defined scope. You will be accountable for timely, well-managed deliverables.
Stay current on state-of-the-art approaches and new technologies and apply them to TR problems.
Be a proactive communicator who is excited to share your work. You will be articulate and compelling in describing ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences. You will help lead the way in the adoption of AI across the enterprise.
Essential skills & experience
PhD in a relevant discipline or Master’s plus a comparable level of experience
5+ years experience building ML/NLP systems
Solid software engineering skills for prototyping
Experience as a technical leader, coordinating and guiding the work of others
Experience as a project leader, communicating with stakeholders, scoping and delivering project work
Preferred skills & experience
8+ years academic or industry experience building ML or NLP systems with the demonstrated ability to translate cutting edge research into working applications
Demonstrated ability to translate customer needs into well-structured research/project plans
Demonstrated ability to mentor and coach colleagues as well as line management experience
Proficiency in Python, Java, or Scala and experience delivering minimum viable products in a large enterprise environment
Outstanding communication, organization, and data-driven decision making
Publications at workshops or conferences such as ACL, EMNLP, KDD, ICML, NeurIPS, or similar
What's in it for you
At Thomson Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. In addition to rewarding and challenging work with exceptional colleagues, we offer the following benefits for your personal and professional growth:
Casual and diverse office environment where colleagues come from over 30 countries
Flexibility and home-office opportunities
Two additional days off for voluntary jobs
Wellbeing scheme including private healthcare, pension, Multisport card and more
High standards of ethics in the workplace
Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.
We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.
As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.
We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.
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