Head of Data Science

Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Full Time

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WHAT WE DO

Brainvivo is developing Humanized AI, with cutting-edge technology that unlocks the sophisticated biological network of the brain to automate tasks that require human judgment, emotional insight, and intuition. With our proprietary technologies based on over 20 years of neuroscience research, Brainvivo is encoding human-brain capabilities and making them universally accessible. Our Humanized AI models can be trained for new use cases with minimal data and provide human-level insights from data at scale. 

WHAT WE'LL DO TOGETHER

As the Head of Data Science at Brainvivo, you will lead the integration of Neuroscience and Data Science in order to improve and build out our unique Humanized AI technology. You will liaise with our CTO, manage the research team, and perform hands-on Data Science tasks. You will research and implement machine learning models that link the human brain with real business outcomes, making use of cutting edge solutions and working with unique data based on the human brain. You will proactively and independently come up with new projects based on the needs of different stakeholders. You will play a key role in helping Brainvivo achieve our goal of modelling the brain to capture human perception, and apply it to real commercial challenges.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Excellent leadership and management skills, including hands-on experience and a track record of hiring and managing the right talent to scale the R&D team

  • Sharp, organized mind with great attention to detail, and a strong communicator

  • Natural collaborator and team player who uplifts and motivates others

  • 5+ years of experience as a data scientist (or similar) with experience in data mining, statistical analyses, and model building/machine learning applications

  • Advanced degree (MS, PhD) in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math, Physics, Computational Neuroscience) a plus.

  • Strong understanding of both classical statistical methods (e.g., linear regression, GLM, survival models) as well as Machine Learning methods (e.g., gradient boosted machines, deep learning). Experience with image processing or audio processing is a plus.

  • Programming fluency in Python, R or similar scripting language

  • Strong presentation skills and ability to communicate technical content to an audience with various backgrounds