Time Warner Inc.
OVERALL SUMMARY: The Director of Data Science will lead the Data Science area within Data Science & Analytics at HBO. This team is dedicated to building data driven solutions that have a measurable impact across all parts of the HBO organization by aiding strategic product, content and marketing decisions. The role will require a deep understanding of machine learning, deep learning and AI techniques and their application in creating operational analytic solutions in Media and Entertainment. The position requires someone who is comfortable striking a balance between cutting-edge and pragmatic solutions. Partnering with business stakeholders, product engineers, IT professionals and other groups within Consumer Insights &Analytics they will ensure that analytic solutions can be leveraged throughout the organization to drive HBO business strategies. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES : Lead a team of talented data scientists in the design and development of foundational and operational analytic solutions that empower HBO to make key strategic decisions across the organization Be a thought leader in the application of cutting edge techniques to real-world business problems Foster a shared purpose among team members that enhances the capabilities of the team by building a collaborative learning environment REQUIREMENTS: MS or PhD in quantitative field of study (mathematics, physical or biological sciences, data science etc.) from an accredited institution Inquisitive, conceptual thinker comfortable working on complex problems at the cutting edge with limited definition of scope or guarantee of expected outcome Deep experience in application of machine learning, deep learning and analytic techniques in a media or entertainment company within a big-data environment. Strong background in analytic programming (R, SparkR, Python, SAS) and data manipulation (SQL) in a big-data environment Proven technical abilities, but must be capable of communicating complex analyses effectively to varying internal and external stakeholders, of varying seniority Capability to lead multiple data science work streams simultaneously in a fast-paced environment in partnership with multiple business stakeholders 10 years of experience in executing and managing complex data science initiatives Demonstrable experience leading a data science team in a media, entertainment, telecommunications or big-data driven consumer-product company Position based in New York
Time Warner Inc.
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Time Warner Inc., a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks and film and TV entertainment, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide on a multi-platform basis. Overview Our operating divisions, Home Box Office, Inc., Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. share a dedication to light up the world’s screens with the best storytelling, across technological frontiers and geographic boundaries. They maintain unrivaled reputations as homes for creativity and excellence, with brands and leading scale that attract the best talent and ideas, and allow creative talent and journalists to realize their visions and share them with the world. HBO, with its sister channel Cinemax, is the world’s leading premium pay-television and subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, Turner has one of the world’s premier portfolios of advertising-supported cable networks and related brands, and Warner Bros. is the world’s leading producer of television programming and filmed entertainment. And while our divisions are separate businesses, they each foster a culture that encourages and embraces constructive collaboration.