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Director, Data & Technology - Advisory and Enablement at Element AI
Singapore City, SG

Element AI is one of the world’s largest artificial intelligence companies, with a shared goal of using our extensive research to develop AI products and software that will solve some of the most challenging issues facing businesses and society as a whole.

We are founded on the belief that humans should be at the heart of everything we do, and have adopted a people-first and collaborative mindset to ensure we collectively drive real and ethically-sound results.

As the Director, Data & Technology, you will provide the in-depth technical expertise needed to make Data & Technology Advisory projects successful and ensure Element AI’s recommendations are grounded in industry best practices and the science of applied AI. You will be a trusted partner to enterprise executives by helping them make the most of their data & technology to fulfill their organizations’ AI ambitions - both technically and strategically. You will stay in touch with Element’s internal teams to make sure you know our capabilities and stay up to date on advances that may open up innovative approaches to enterprise data architecture and Machine Learning model management. To be effective in this role, you will need to rapidly assess the client's technology culture and maturity and adjust how you engage. You listen first, and are then open to new ideas and are not dogmatic about injecting preconceived notions. To be successful, we expect candidates to have a rare combination of technical depth and excitement about working with clients to solve business problems. 

What you'll do: 

  • Contribute to the definition of and lead a portion of the Data & Technology Strategy practice area at Element AI;
  • Build relationships with senior clients and actively close deals;
  • Develop technically-sound positioning on difficult technical problems; 
  • Understand the client’s business & provide recommendations to data, technology & infrastructure strategy to support their vision for AI by utilizing prior experience based on industry standards, best practices & techniques;
  • Oversee and execute on projects while guiding and developing junior colleagues;
  • Drive thought leadership projects and other internal initiatives; 
  • Spend about 25% of your time on-site with customers throughout the region.

What we're looking for:

  • An advanced technical degree (e.g., Computer Science, Information Systems, etc.) or equivalent work experience;
  • 10-15+ years managing teams and leading end-to-end data engagements from design to implementation that enabled analytics and AI/ML use cases; 
  • Significant hands-on experience with enterprise big data & streaming technologies like Hadoop, Spark, and Kafka;
  • Significant hands-on experience building robust data transformation pipelines into production environments using cloud-based technologies from AWS, Azure and others;
  • Experience designing and building highly-scalable enterprise data architecture to include cloud, hybrid infrastructures and data science platforms; 
  • Experience defining and advising on enterprise data governance is nice to have; 
  • A good understanding of the entire AI/ML development processes & tools (e.g., source code control, model benchmarking, digital story backlogs, automated testing, CI etc.); 
  • A passion for developing technology and architecture solution roadmaps that balances people / process / tools, and that fits the client willingness to invest while de-risking the adoption of AI;
  • Willingness to take on varying roles & responsibilities based on team needs and objectives (which are constantly changing);
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and get things done, whether or not it's part of your job description.
  • Ability to manage client relationships (stakeholder relationships management); 
  • Able to engage and communicate effectively with executives and the front-line; 
  • Comfortable navigating and creating clarity in ambiguous environments.

What we offer for your valuable work:

  • Work closely with other AI enthusiasts;
  • Enjoy your work and life harmony;
  • Leave your mark in a thriving industry;
  • Apply your talent to tackling new challenges everyday;
  • Be surprised at how much you will learn;
  • Open and inclusive company culture.