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VP, Quantitative Analytics & Data Science - TalentNeuron

Québec, Canada

Job Description:

What makes Gartner Research & Advisory a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you’ll be part of a leading-edge team that values expert insights, bold ideas and intellectual courage. You’ll deliver must-have research through compelling client interactions, and contribute to our double-digit growth by providing clients the unbiased insight and advice they need to make the right decisions every day. Through constant learning, discovery and collaboration, you’ll help clients deliver on their mission-critical priorities, grow your career and increase your industry impact. We value hard workers — and reward you with unlimited opportunity. If you’re looking to explore what’s next in technology and business, Gartner is looking for you.

TalentNeuron is the world’s leading source of global demand, supply, cost data and predictive analytics to help clients make smarter talent planning and recruiting decisions. Our clients include market leaders like Microsoft and Verizon and hundreds of other large and mid sized enterprise companies, and the business is growing quickly. The TalentNeuron data science and operations group is the backbone of the TalentNeuron suite of products and is a key partner to all other parts of the business leveraging our data and insights.

The VP, Team Leader will drive large-scale, multi-TB data quality and quantitative analytics efforts through a diverse team of data science, data product, quality management, platform and operations professionals. This role will create the vision of how we collect, transform and analyze an extremely broad and complex set of data assets to drive impact for our clients.  

What you’ll do:

  • Lead efforts to produce large-scale data sets into actionable data product for end-user clients
  • Develop, incorporate and promote best-in-class data modeling techniques
  • Incorporate the highest standards and methods for data quality across raw, processed and modeled data
  • Work backward from stakeholder needs to develop data products that delight
  • Think with a platform mindset to build reusable data sources, approaches and models
  • Responsible for building, leading, motivating, and managing their assigned team
  • Exhibit the 5 Gartner Leadership pillars, and build a high-performing team which collaborates across Gartner
  • Lead recruiting, team member development, training, creation and tracking of appropriate team metrics
  • Partner with Product and Customer Success teams to ensure data enhancements are aligned with product plans and customer requirements
  • Partner with Technology team to drive scalability and consistency through technical improvements in our data collection and transformation methodologies

What you’ll need:

  • University graduate (Masters preferred) with a minimum of 8 years’ experience in relevant area (quantitative analytics, research or data science)
  • Ability to apply structured frameworks to complex problems – helping clients and team members take action
  • Ability to craft a cohesive strategy across disparate teams with a keen eye on revenue outcomes and process effectiveness
  • Experience building and managing effective teams with diverse skill sets

Who you are:

  • High tolerance / evolved ability to lead and manage ambiguous situations
  • Demonstrated ability to lead diverse, complex data teams to deliver usable, scalable data products
  • Strong understanding and application of product management disciplines, especially in the data space
  • Excellent relationship skills
  • Superior verbal, written, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated collaboration and team leadership skills

Job Requisition ID:28271

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