Manager, Data Science Austin,Texas,United States Software and Services + Practical experience with and theoretical understanding of algorithms for classification, regression, clustering, and anomaly detection + Familiarity with database modeling and data warehousing principles and SQL. + Familiarity with Big Data tools like Spark, Hive etc. + Strong programming skills in Java, Python, or similar language + Ability to comprehend and debug complex systems integrations spanning toolchains and teams + Ability to extract meaningful business insights from data and identify the stories behind the patterns + Creativity to engineer novel features and signals, and to push beyond current tools and approaches + 2+ years experience in hiring & leading team of data scientists. + Ability to coach data scientists and a drive to invest in team's success. + Excellent presentation skills, distilling complex analysis and concepts into concise business-focused takeaways **Description** Engage with business teams to find opportunities, understand requirements, and translate those requirements into technical solutions Design data science approach, applying tried-and-true techniques or developing custom algorithms as needed by the business problem Collaborate with data engineers and platform architects to implement robust production real-time and batch decisioning solutions Ensure operational and business metric health by monitoring production decision points Investigate adversarial trends, identify behavior patterns, and respond with agile logic changes Communicate results of analyses to business partners and executives Research new technologies and methods across data science, data engineering, and data visualization to improve the technical capabilities of the team **Education & Experience** Ph.D. or Masters in a quantitative field, such as Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, or Statistics, or equivalent professional experience. **Additional Requirements** **Apple Footer** Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant at https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf (Opens in a new window) at https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. United States Department of Labor. at https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/executive-order-11246 Learn more at https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/executive-order-11246 (Opens in a new window) at https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/executive-order-11246 . Apple will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. If you're applying for a position in San Francisco, review the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance at https://sfgov.org/olse/sites/default/files/Document/FCO%20Poster%20Set%20All%20Languages%2010%2001%2018.pdf guidelines at https://sfgov.org/olse/sites/default/files/Document/FCO%20Poster%20Set%20All%20Languages%2010%2001%2018.pdf (opens in a new window) at https://sfgov.org/olse/sites/default/files/Document/FCO%20Poster%20Set%20All%20Languages%2010%2001%2018.pdf applicable in your area. Apple participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program at https://www.apple.com/jobs/pdf/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf (Opens in a new window) at https://www.apple.com/jobs/pdf/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf . Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Apple is a drug-free workplace. Reasonable Accommodation and Drug Free Workplace policy at https://www.apple.com/jobs/us/accommodation_drugfree.html Learn more at https://www.apple.com/jobs/us/accommodation_drugfree.html (Opens in a new window) at https://www.apple.com/jobs/us/accommodation_drugfree.html .