Engineering Manager - Machine Learning

We are looking for a senior Engineering Manager with expertise in Machine Learning to join our Data Products mission in Berlin. As an Engineering Manager, you will work with the team focusing on large-scale bidding and search term value prediction. In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop your craft, grow your team, and build products that have a significant impact on the business.

Team Mission:

The Data Product team's mission is to transform our vast amount of data into intelligent products our customers love. Working in cross-functional teams, we tackle a variety of problems and use state-of-the-art algorithms and data infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead engineers and scientists who work on the Bidding team
  • Work together with the team to set goals, plan roadmaps, and achieve results across responsibilities such as algorithm performance, scalability, reliability, and ease of use
  • Serve a diverse group of data practitioners by mentoring and coaching machine learning engineers and data scientists to reach their full potential
  • Contribute to the engineering leadership team, shaping our engineering and wider company culture
  • Bring excellent people onboard by actively involving yourself in hiring for your own and other teams in the company

Requirements:

  • Experience leading technology team(s) in the data domain and ability to work hands-on when needed
  • Strong background in machine learning (ideally prediction problems) or a related field
  • Track record building end-to-end data products, from prototype to production
  • Experience working with large datasets at scale, with tools like Spark, Hadoop, Kafka, Parquet etc
  • You thrive in a customer-centric and data-driven environment
  • You are passionate about business results and people, not just technical expertise
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English as well as strong interpersonal skills

Nice to have:

  • Hands-on experience with Scala and Spark (MLlib and Airflow is a plus)
  • Experience in a B2C startup environment (travel or e-commerce industry is a plus)

We offer:

  • Work on a product that helps craft memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged, and open-minded co-workers
  • Speak English in the office with people from over 50 nationalities
  • Relocation assistance
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Annual external training budget - always be learning
  • Quarterly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • Well-stocked kitchen and our famous pizza & beer Fridays
  • Sports benefits such as Urban Sports Club and weekly yoga classes
  • GetYourGuide vouchers and free German lessons

You can get in touch with us via jobs@getyourguide.com, and make sure you check out life at GetYourGuide on our blog.

You can also take a look at our Tech Radar for an insight into our stack.

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