Team Lead - Data Science and Analytics

Job Description

As a Team Lead for Behavioural Analytics at Atlassian, you will join an engineering-led company and the award-winning leader in software development and collaboration tools with over 80,000 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 in to 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 Modelling (R, SciPy, Weka, etc.)

· Data visualisation (e.g. Tableau, ggplot, plotly, etc.)

· Strong organizational and communication skills with experience of developing and instilling a culture of data-driven decision-making

· An awesome sense of humour

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 Behavioural Analytics leadership team, you will help define & shape our world-class SaaS & cloud platform strategy; delivering the present & the future.

More about Atlassian

Software is changing the world, and we’re at the centre of it all. With more than 80,000 global customers (including 85 of the Fortune 100) and a highly disruptive business model, we’re advancing the art of team collaboration with products like JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Trello and HipChat–and we’re just getting started. 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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Additional Information

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

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