Data Analytics & AI Solutions Group Leader - REMOTE

Location US-IL-Northbrook | US-TX-Austin | US-CA-Brea | US-NY-Latham | US-NY-New York
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Cyber.IMS.Software.Tech – People Working Computers – Secure

At UL, we know why we come to work.

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

What you’ll learn & achieve:



The Data and AI Solutions Group Lead is responsible for the supervision of one or more of the Data Engineering, Data Science and Machine Learning teams. Leads project teams to define specifications for complex data and AI related processes and programs. Analyzes data and AI related software and hardware system needs, options, risks, costs and impact on enterprise business process and goals.  Requires in-depth and/or breadth of expertise in all Data and AI Solutions disciplines and broad knowledge of other job disciplines within Digital 



  1. Day to day supervision of a team of data scientists, data engineers and/or machine learning engineers 
  2. Analyze project requirements.  
  3. Coordinate with stakeholders  
  4. Assist in the clear definition of technical requirements  
  5. Create project plans.  
  6. Create backlog and assign resources.  
  7. Plan sprints and execute projects.  
  8. Ensure product quality through peer review, quality gate check, and comprehensive testing  
  9. Ensure project deliverable timelines are met.  
  10. Monitor and manage the performance of staff.  
  11. Mentor, direct and train colleagues in data science best practices 
  12. Lead data mining and collection procedures  
  13. Ensure data quality and integrity    
  14. Interpret and analyze complex data problems.   
  15. Actively participate in the conception, planning and prioritization of data projects.   
  16. Align data projects with organizational goals. 
  17. Manage, monitor, troubleshoot cloud infrastructure  
  18. Manage automated continuous integration pipelines for applications  
  19. Manage end-to-end delivery of projects 
  20. Formulate, suggest, and manage data-driven projects which are geared at furthering the business's interests. 
  21. Produce and disseminate non-technical reports that detail the successes and limitations of each project. 
  22. Suggest ways in which insights obtained might be used to inform business strategies. 
  23. Perform other duties as directed. 


What makes you a great fit:

  1. Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Data Analytics, Data Science, Computer Science or any other related field of science, Masters preferred 
  2. Excellent problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development. 
  3. Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages 
  4. Extensive experience using statistical computer languages to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets. 
  5. Experience with a variety of machine learning techniques and their real-world advantages/drawbacks. 
  6. Experience with machine learning evaluation metrics and best practice. 
  7. Strong Python coding skills and problem-solving, good analytical & communication skills.  
  8. Experience with machine learning engineering end-to-end delivery process 
  9. Competent in machine learning design principles and techniques.  
  10. Experience with data visualization tools and techniques  
  11. Experience in large-scale software development 
  12. Experience in data design, transformation, and management 
  13. Experience in solution design and delivery 
  14. Experience of business case analysis (problem identification, quantitative modeling and problem solving) 
  15. Demonstrable history of devising and overseeing data-centered projects. 
  16. Experience of leading a team in an Agile environment for applied research.  
  17. Clear understanding of Agile principles, processes, and practices. 
  18. Experience with software delivery best practices. 
  19. Demonstrated effective interpersonal, influencing, collaboration and listening skills 
  20. Ability to articulate an idea with strong communication and presentation skills  
  21. Excellent supervision and mentorship abilities 
  22. Strong organizational and leadership skills   
  23. Capability to foster a healthy, stimulating work environment that frequently harnesses teamwork  

UL has COVID-19 protocols and policies in place to ensure the safety of our employees, customers and clients. Effective November 1, 2021, the company mandates that employees are vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment (except where prohibited by law), subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new.  Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.

People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL.  We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.

Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles,  you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.

Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.

Total Rewards: All employees at UL are eligible for bonus compensation. UL offers a generous 401k matching structure of up to 5% of eligible pay. Additionally, we invest an additional 4% into your retirement saving fund after your first year of continuous employment. We provide Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts and Health Savings Accounts that UL contributes to twice per year! Depending on your role, you can work with your manager on flexible working arrangements. We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation, holiday, sick and volunteer time off.

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.  


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