Technology Manager - Data Science & Machine Learning (Remote)

Company: CarMax
Location: University Of Richmond, Virginia, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 01.JUN.2021


8901 - Corp Office West Crk - 12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway, Richmond, Virginia, 23238 CarMax, the way your career should be! Machine Learni...


8901 - Corp Office West Crk - 12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway, Richmond, Virginia, 23238

CarMax, the way your career should be! Machine Learning drives customer experiences and optimizations across CarMax- From pricing vehicles, to helping customers find the right car, to driving efficiencies in our key operational processes. We are looking for a passionate, innovative Technology Manager to lead the engineering branch of Machine Learning at CarMax!
About this job
The Technology Manager for Data Science and Machine Learning is a key leader in providing reliable and scalable machine-learning capabilities across the organization. The Technology Manager will be responsible for the talent selection and career development of a team of very talented and passionate software/ML engineers, who closely partner with Data Scientists in productionalizing models. The ideal candidate will have a passion and understanding of Data Science and Machine Learning and will have the substantial experience in software engineering and cloud engineering that is necessary to turn those models into highly visible, mission-critical capabilities that drive CarMax's iconic customer experience.
Technical Qualifications:

  • 5+ years' experience in Software Engineering of highly scalable services
  • 2-3 years' experience in Cloud Engineering, with knowledge in distributed computing preferred
  • 1-2 years' experience in building and managing Machine-Learning platforms/ecosystems, preferred
  • 3+ years' experience working on fast-paced, highly collaborative agile teams
  • Demonstrated innate passion for the Data Science and Machine-Learning, preferably building scalable ML platforms/ecosystems
  • Knowledge in Computer Vision or NLP a bonus
Management Qualifications:
  • 1-3 years' experience managing direct reports, preferred
  • Proven project management skills leading medium- to large-sized project teams (often multiple projects simultaneously)
  • Demonstrated leadership skills - can apply clear direction and priorities to teams
  • Serves as an empowering coach to the team by providing them with the resources, training, feedback, and a sounding-board to be successful in their roles
  • Promotes a customer-focused team, balancing technical debt with speed-to-delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to provide vision for the Cloud Engineering, Software Engineering, and Machine-Learning spaces and inspire teams towards the future
  • Interest in growing and leveling-up in the management career path within a Technology/Engineering organization
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Engineering, or Data Science; Master's preferred
About CarMax
CarMax disrupted the auto industry by delivering the honest, transparent and high-integrity experience customers want and deserve. This innovative thinking around the way cars are bought and sold has helped us become the nation's largest retailer of used cars, with over 200 locations nationwide.
Our amazing team of more than 25,000 associates work together to deliver iconic customer experiences. Along the way, we help every associate grow their career and achieve their best, at work and in their community. We are recognized for our commitment to training and diversity and are one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®.
CarMax is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Upon an applicant's request, CarMax will consider reasonable accommodation to complete the CarMax Job Application.

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