Team Lead - Data Science and Analytics

Job Description

As a Team Lead for behavioral analytics at Atlassian, you will join an engineering-led company and the award-winning leader in software development and collaboration tools with over 85,000 customers.

As we continue to scale in pursuit of our goal to “unleash the potential in every team”, we aim to be the de-facto OS for all teams. This drives a clear need to be masterful in intimately understanding all our user activity & flows within, as well as across, our products.

The insights you surface will infuse the DNA of our product, marketing and leadership teams with a maniacal focus on our customers, on their satisfaction, and a deeper understanding of our customer base.

Atlassian is growing so our need for behavioural data will increase exponentially, and we need to scale our analytics capabilities to maximize our customer impact.

Responsible For:

Leading a team of kick-ass Data Scientists and Analysts, you’ll be focused on helping your team to grow & advance the craft whilst also seeking to achieve scale in tooling and methodology. Helping cut through the noise, you will set clear priorities for your team to guide them towards a strategic mindset helping them be more discerning around the opportunities we go after.

Ultimately, we're looking for a difference maker - data scientists need to take data, turn it into insights, follow-up these insights until they turn into actions that benefits for our customers. If you care deeply about applying your skills in data science and analytics, making a positive difference to millions of users around the world, then we should talk.

To be successful in this role, you’ll bring:
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams of Data Analysts (3+)
  • Strong SQL experience
  • Scripting experience (Python, R, shell, Perl, etc.)
  • Experience with Presto, Hive, Hadoop or other Big Data frameworks
  • Experience with Machine Learning or Statistical Modeling (R, SciPy, Weka, etc.)
  • Data visualization (e.g. Tableau, ggplot, plotly, etc.)
  • Strong organizational and communication skills with experience of developing and instilling a culture of data-driven decision-making
More about our team

This is both a people management & technical position. You will lead teams of experienced & driven Data Scientists and Analysts based in Sydney or in the USA. As part of the Behavioral Analytics leadership team, you will help define & shape our world-class SaaS & cloud platform strategy; delivering the present & the future.

More about our benefits

Our offices are open, highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, five paid volunteer days a year for your favorite cause, plenty of food and beverages, ergonomic workstations with sit/stand desks, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years, generous employer-paid insurance coverage (medical, dental, and vision) for you and your family, 401k matching and more.

More about Atlassian

Software is changing the world, and we’re at the center of it all. With a customer list that reads like a who's who in tech, and a highly disruptive business model, we’re advancing the art of team collaboration with products like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Trello, and now Stride. Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, and consistent revenue growth, we’re out to unleash the potential of every team. From Amsterdam and Austin to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who are powered by passion and eager to do the best work of their lives in a highly autonomous yet collaborative, no B.S. environment.

Additional Information

We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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