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Autodesk Data Science Manager in San Francisco, California

Data Science Manager

Location: San Francisco, CA- United States

Job ID: 19WD36161

Position Overview

BuildingConnected is integral for our pre-construction solutions. We enable the future of construction as the definitive source of information to help customers win more work, connect with the right people or job, and reduce risk. Our beautiful, user-friendly software is solving real problems for real people. At BuildingConnected, we strive to connect every business in the $10 trillion construction industry and improve the lives and jobs of millions of hardworking construction professionals.

As data scientists at BuildingConnected, our research brings best-in-class data driven products to the construction industry. From natural language processing models that pinpoint critical construction data to recommendation systems that highlight the right workers for a job, we deliver cutting edge solutions to the construction industry. If you like the idea of effecting change on a global scale and want to work with a thoughtful team that is building useful products for people in a hard-working industry, we should chat.

We re looking for a data science lead to develop and guide our of data scientists and engineers. This role will have a huge impact on the organization, helping to establish the future of machine learning products at ACS. You ll have the opportunity to help us scale the team both in terms of technology, knowledge, and process as we set out to build the future of construction.


  • Lead and manage a team of 3-5 data scientists, conducting regular 1:1s, providing empathetic mentorship, and facilitating career growth

  • Work closely with the product and engineering stakeholders to prioritize team backlog

  • Be a hands on contributor for what the team is working on

  • Collaborate with engineering leadership

  • Champion DS charter within and outside the organization

  • Guiding technical discussions with stakeholders to solve hard problems in the data science and machine learning space

  • Respond to feedback quickly

  • Contribute to a kind and inclusive working environment

Minimum Qualifications

  • A degree in a field related to data science (Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, etc) or equivalent industry experience

  • Previous experience as a data scientist working on production level machine learning products

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous leadership experience

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.


Job: *Engineering

Title: Data Science Manager

Location: California-San Francisco

Requisition ID: 19WD36161

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.