Our goal at Pittsburgh AI Works is to “Elevate the human
experience through the use of innovative artificial intelligence”.
To achieve our goal, we are seeking an individual to fill the Role
of Chief Data Scientist (CDS). A strong background in Artificial
Intelligence and Machine Learning is a necessity for this position
and for that reason, an emphasis in the following is required:
Consultative Business Process experience
Machine Learning adoption in the Enterprise
Cognitive Computing knowledge
The CDS Candidate shall work closely with the AI Innovations
delivery team to develop innovative data science related solutions.
Candidate shall possess a career spanning corporate and/or
consulting environments You will assist team members in developing
and delivering AI/ML offerings and their associated delivery
processes from ideation through implementation. Candidate shall be
experienced in all facets of strategy, solution design, product
development and business growth through innovation.
Serve as a subject matter expert on all data science
Provide thought leadership on topics and trends of emerging
Create robust innovative capabilities and solutions in this
Serve as the data science expert for teams across the
organization to help teams make the best data informed
Advising on best practices for collecting data, and advising on
statistical and machine learning models to use.
Be a data science consultant and lead ideation.
Research and brainstorming activities in bringing forth original
thoughts and ideas for big, bold innovations as well as
inter-sectional ideas that draw on multiple disciplines and fields
to create unique and new innovations.
Speaker and data science evangelist for the business by
presenting at industry events, conferences, and talking to
This senior role exercises your technical eminence, management
knowledge and experience with complex solution development.
Implementation and consulting in the pursuit of starting a world
class AI solutions service.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Work with senior leadership to develop an overall strategic
vision and direction for our AI Innovation team
Oversee all data science-related innovation efforts
Work as a senior member of our solution development team in
pursuit of the development and delivery of differentiating
solutions based on our core expertise.
Define & deliver on building blocks related to data science
Assess / deliver on talent needs for data science (AI/ML)
Play a key role in deciding technologies and related roadmap for
development, testing, and deployment of AI/ML models
Think strategically and apply that through to innovative
Requirements Master’s or PhD degree in a Science, Technology,
Engineering, Math, or related discipline with 20+ years of relevant
5+ years of multiple leadership experiences in leading data
science (artificial intelligence and machine learning) teams on a
variety of business impacting areas that enabled innovation and
Expert in data analytic/statistical/mathematical
Proven business experience (10+ years) with data science (AI/ML)
tools, including expert level skills in SPSS Modeler, SAS
Enterprise Miner, or similar tools.
Outstanding critical thinking skills and ability to understand
and communicate complex technical concepts to mixed and
Outstanding communication skills (i.e., verbal, written,
messaging and storytelling skillsets).
Outstanding stakeholder management, negotiation, and influencing
Able to exercise good judgment by making timely and effective,
Ability to work independently and thrive under ambiguous
Ability to work under deadlines and with multiple competing
Adaptable and flexible: Ability to adapt to changing work
environments, work priorities and organizational needs
Demonstrated willingness to aggressively learn new things
Strong collaboration skills, clear team player, enthusiastic,
and can-do attitude
Please note, this job description is not designed to cover or
contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities, and schedule may change at
any time with or without notice.
Pittsburgh AI Works, a division of Dagostino Electronic
Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that welcomes
and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify and/or
expression, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital or
parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other
reasons prohibited by law.