Director of Data Science

  • Location

    Los Angeles, CA

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to $220,000 + Equity

  • Contact:

    Jessica Holsapple

  • Contact email:


Our client is a well-funded (Series B) Adtech company that runs and manages native advertisements. This LA-based company is seeking a Director of Data Science to lead a team of strong Data Engineers and Data Scientists.

About you:

You're highly technical, in data science and engineering. You have a mentorship style of leadership and appreciate an open workplace where you can be collaborative and drive projects and growth.


  • Previous start up (or tech company) experience highly preferred
  • Master's degree or PhD preferred
  • 5 years+ of commercial experience, Minimum of 3 years in Data Science
  • At least 1 year of  leadership experience 
  • Expertise  in big data platforms such as MongoDB, Hadoop
  • Hands on Experience with Apache Spark preferred
  • Hands on Experience with Python or Java
  • Experience with Kafka, Flume is preferred
  • Expertise in data mining, machine learning
  • NLP experience strongly preferred

This is a Director role but still requires strong technical hands on knowledge

Compensation is well above market for the right candidate (up to $220,000 DOE) + Equity. 

For more information, please inquire within.