Data Science Manager (E4)

Daimler - Fort Mill, SC (30+ days ago)4.1


Innovative products begin with talented, highly motivated individuals. Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), the largest and most diverse company in the North American commercial vehicle market, invites you to join our dynamic, industry-leading workforce. Our world-class portfolio of brands, including Freightliner trucks, Western Star trucks, Detroit™ engines and components, Thomas Built Buses, and Freightliner Custom Chassis, offers the unique opportunity to follow your passion for automotives in business or technical fields at locations across North America. And when you work for a Daimler company, you join a global network of over 250,000 dedicated employees on 6 continents who share your passion. Apply today and explore the world of Daimler!

Job Overview

The Aftermarket Service Product team of Daimler Trucks North America develops and markets extended service coverages and preventive maintenance products providing customers additional protection against potential losses due to engine and chassis breakdowns caused by product design and performance. This position is responsible for leading the predictive maintenance and failure analysis of extended service coverages and preventive maintenance products for Detroit engines and transmissions, DTNA Trucks, and other commercial vehicles. In addition, this position is responsible for leading data analytics project throughout the Aftermarket organization.


Leading data science team and manage multiple projects throughout organization

Collaborate directly with stakeholders and subject-matter experts to define use-cases and identify relevant data sources

Analyze available data and create reports and dashboards to generate internal business intelligence and enable data-driven decision making

Where applicable, use data visualizations to help demo and explain insights to key stakeholders and management

Develop predictive models and new algorithms that can be used across Aftermarket to improve the product, service, and processes

Managing projects risks & creative problem solving

Hiring, coaching, goal-setting and professional development of team members


Bachelor’s degree with 6 years of related experience required
At least 2 years of group leader, supervisory, or project lead experience required
An attached resume is required
At least 2 years of supervisory experience and 5 years of building predictive models required

Proficiency with at least two programming languages such as Python, Java, R, SQL, etc required

Solid knowledge and experience with a scientific computing platform such as scikit learn, Weka, MLlib, etc required

Hands-on experience working with common DBMS and platforms such as SQL, Hana, DB2Blu, Hadoop, etc required

Strong knowledge of statistical data analysis and machine learning techniques (e.g. Baysian Analysis, regression, classification, clustering, time series, deep learning) required

A strong voice for data integrity and reporting quality utilizing best-practices and industry standards preferred

Excellent critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills preferred

Solid communication skills demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audience preferred

Experience mentoring/leading other data scientists required

Hands-on experience with visualization tools like SPSS or Tableau required

Experienced in automotive industry required

Additional Information

Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application.
Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

Organization : Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Primary Location : United States of America-South Carolina-Fort Mill

Work Locations : 2477 Deerfield Drive 2477 Deerfield Drive Fort Mill 297156942