Manager Machine Learning & Experimentation Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Dubai   31 views Reference: 35769
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What You'll Do

In brief:

As a foundational member of the practice you will collaborate with cross-functional teams of data analysts, ML engineers, data engineers, backend and front-end engineers, and product managers to drive a culture of causal reasoning throughout the organization.

Develop and implement cutting-edge methods in experimentation and causal inference to address difficult inference problems

In detail:

Develop a comprehensive understanding of our products, operations, systems, and processes by interacting with product managers, engineering teams, and business teams

Work on cutting-edge inference problems involving a wide variety of data about our kitchens, brands, and products to power rigorous decision-making and help our business succeedCollaborate with data, product, and business teams to identify, prioritize, design, and implement A/B tests, and own the backlog of experiments

Establish experimentation standards that promote consistency and best practices across the product and business, and communicate these standards effectively to the broader data team

Work on establishing an experimentation platform, and develop methods and tools that increase the rigor and efficiency of our experimentation platform and analyses that are constructed using causal inference techniques

Partner with cross-functional business owners to identify key questions and opportunities, and construct pragmatic agendas to guide hypothesis-based learning strategies to answer these questions

Collaborate with other ML engineers, data analysts, and software/data engineers to improve the processes, knowledge, and tools to support growing business demand for high-quality experimentation planning and execution

Advocate for experimentation depth, rigor, and consistency across the data and business teams, and coach data team members on the principles of effective experimentation and inference

Write and collaborate on production code with engineers to implement new inference methods and improve experimentation-related pipelines

Stay aware of academic literature and industry best practices around experimentation and causal inference, and be a champion of good statistical practices at Kitopi

What Are We Looking For

At Kitopi, we value alignment with our mission and principles. The successful candidate will share these values and work in accordance with them.

An advanced degree in a relevant field, such as statistics, quantitative, mathematics, physics, operations research, or similar

.At least 10 years of industry experience using experimentation and causal inference to tackle complex problems in noisy environments.

Comfort with ambiguity and a track record of driving impact in fast-paced environments.

Expertise in statistical inference and experiment design and analysis, as well as a proficiency in numeric programming with Python and/or R, and SQL or other database languages.

Strong product and business acumen, with the ability to quickly dive deep into new domains and identify patterns and opportunities.

Experience with quasi-experimental design and causal inference analysis in situations where data sizes are limited or controlled experiments are not feasible.

Hands-on experience building internal experimentation platforms or customizing commercial experimentation tools for business-specific use cases.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills to effectively influence non-technical stakeholders and collaborate with technical teammates.

A deep familiarity with relevant technologies is a plus.

A successful candidate will bring not only their technical skills and experience, but also their passion for problem-solving, their creativity, and their ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from different disciplines and backgrounds.

Company Description
Kitopi is a tech-powered, multi-brand restaurant. Founded in January 2018, our mission is to satisfy the worlds appetite. We currently partner with over 200 brands, across UAE, Bahrain, KSA, Kuwait and Qatar, operating 200+ kitchens.
Our smart kitchen operating system (SKOS) - built in house, ensures speed and efficiency, in all our operations, across the business, with a focus on making sure our customers are always satisfied and that their brand is continuously growing.
Kitopi enables restaurants to open delivery only locations by providing the necessary infrastructure and software with minimal capital expenditures and time as well as taking care of the entire customer experience journey: receiving and processing orders, cooking, delivery operations and managing customer feedback.