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

Curious?

Do you have the skills for the job, enthusiasm about our vision and fit our culture? We're looking forward to hearing from you. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us via jobs@getyourguide.com.

In the meantime, check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide and take a look at our Tech Radar for an insight into our stack.

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