In this role your work will directly impact all areas of the business through the use of computer vision, machine learning and big data tools. You will work closely with multiple data science teams & outside engineering teams in prioritizing experiments as well as designing / implementing the backend tooling around the model. This is a people management role where machine learning engineers will rely on you for mentorship and growth. You will be responsible for managing the performance and career development of your team.
What You Get To Do Every Day
Lead team of 5-10 machine learning engineers to design models and services of the highest quality that meet business objects
Participate in research and experimentation of machine learning and big data solutions
Review pull requests and model design to provide constructive feedback
Hire, Coach, provide technical guidance to, and mentor team members
Clearly communicate with product management and the larger business about our technical solves in simple, easy to understand language.
Influence business solutions using machine learning knowledge
Work with leadership to define the machine learning roadmap.
What You Bring To The Role
5+ years’ experience in a data role
2+ years of experience managing a development, data engineering or data science teams
4+ years’ experience building ML models and putting into production
Experience working with product management to align on objectives and risks
Fluency with Python
High degree of familiarity with: Sklearn, TensorFlow/Keras or similar
Experiences with deep learning approaches
Understanding of some big data tools (Kafka, Big Query, Beam, Spark, Lambdas)
Experience designing solution in the cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP)
Mastery of git and Github workflows
The RealReal is the world’s largest online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods, with more than 20 million members. With a rigorous authentication process overseen by experts, The RealReal provides a safe and reliable platform for consumers to buy and sell their luxury items. We have hundreds of in-house gemologists, horologists and brand authenticators who inspect thousands of items each day. As a sustainable company, we give new life to pieces by thousands of brands across numerous categories—including women's and men's fashion, fine jewelry and watches, art and home—in support of the circular economy. We make selling effortless with free virtual appointments, in-home pickup, drop-off and direct shipping. We do all of the work for consignors, including authenticating, using AI and machine learning to determine optimal pricing, photographing and listing their items, as well as handling shipping and customer service. At our 13 retail locations, including our eight shoppable stores, customers can sell, meet with our experts and receive free valuations.
The RealReal is committed to providing an equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or Veteran status. We will consider qualified applicants for a position regardless of arrest or conviction records, consistent with legal requirements.