Business Intelligence
Sep 11, 2021

Senior Manager, Data Science

Req Id: 309877 


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Bell Residential and Small Business provides the most innovative, industry-leading Internet, TV and Smart Home products and services to Canadians. 


The Senior Manager Data Science will join a newly created Data Science team, part of IMS BI group, to help drive insight and business value using advanced analytics and machine learning. The Senior Manager will report into Director, Data Science and play a key role in IMS BI’s Business Intelligence and Campaign transformation journey.


Job Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Work in close collaboration with business stakeholders (marketing, product development, and others) to understand need and define analysis and modeling objective
  • Lead analytical projects from the intake session, problem definition, prioritization, resource allocation and tracking, delivering status updates and presentations to stakeholders and senior executives.
  • Implement analytical governance processes, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of analysis, leveraging the appropriate tools and methodologies, optimizing analytics process and promote best practices within the team. 
  • Work with various data owners to discover and select available data from internal sources and external vendors to fulfill analytical needs.
  • Able to assemble various types of source data into well-prepared reusable and scalable analytical datasets.
  • Develop analytical solution by applying suitable statistical & machine learning techniques
  • Manage development, deployment, operationalization of analytic products and outputs
  • Apply expertise and think creatively to address unique or ambiguous situations and to find solutions to problems that can be complex and non-routine.
  • Research new technologies and methods across data science, data engineering and data visualization to improve technical capabilities and lead experimentation of new emerging ideas.
  • Build partnerships with other Analytical and Insight teams at Bell and Technology partners to mature IMS BI technology stack
  • Comfortable working in a constantly-evolving environment as we improve operational processes and bring the BI team to a higher level of data, reporting, and analytical maturity
  • Work closely with other teams within IMS BI including Data Engineering, Reporting, Infrastructure, Project Management, Campaigns and Content teams within the BI group
  • Facile in partnering with other analytical and insight groups at Bell, and managing through handoffs and complementary analytics
  • Establish and manage relationships with vendors, data providers and technology partners to leverage the rich Canadian ecosystem in AI/ML  
  • Work on key strategic initiatives related to supporting business strategy and BI strategy as assigned


Critical Qualifications/Competencies:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or related field
  • Over 7 years experience designing and implementing data science solutions with expertise in business analytics, predictive modeling, applied machine learning and simulation techniques
  • Minimum 5 years experience managing high performance teams with diverse technical and business skills
  • Strong project planning and management skills
  • Strong scripting and programming skills in SAS, SQL, Python /R
  • Working experience accessing data in traditional data warehouses as well as big data tools such as Hadoop, Spark
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau, PowerBI
  • Experience in the application of data science use cases in the marketing context - segmentation, behaviour modeling, attribution, lifetime value, marketing mix optimization, personalized recommendations is strongly preferred
  • Experience with entity resolution algorithms for probabilistic matching is preferred
  • Familiarity with marketing technology (digital analytics platforms, ad serving platforms, segmentation and data management platforms) is preferred
  • Experience with source control systems such as github
  • Working experience with agile development methodology is preferred 
  • Familiarity with cloud computing and services for analytic workloads is preferred


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Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management 
Job Status: Regular - Full Time 
Job Location: Don Mills || Canada : Ontario : Don Mills || Canada : Ontario : Toronto 
Application Deadline: 08/09/2021 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


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