Lalamove - Data Science Team Lead

Hong Kong
Data Science Team Lead
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Lalamove provides on-demand and same-day delivery services by connecting you to our driver partners on our mobile and web apps.

Who we're looking for

As a Lead of the Data Science Team at Lalamove, you will be managing the growing Data Science team of Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers to support different functional departments in the headquarters, as well as our offices around the Globe.

You will be responsible for making our products and services intelligent via developing data-driven solutions and bringing them to production. You will work on a variety of challenges including Order Allocation, ETD, Fraud Detection, Vehicle Routing and many other applications you will help drive.

The qualified candidate should possess demonstrated track record in leading advanced analytics and machine learning projects which delivered measurable values to the businesses.

What you will be doing in this role:

Who we seek: 

  • Evangelist: you effectively teach and promote innovative tech, challenge and influence the strategy of stakeholders
  • Quick learner: you enjoy working with data and algorithms and have the ability to learn new frameworks and technologies quickly
  • Problem solver: you have strong critical thinking skills and willing to find creative solutions to difficult problems
  • High autonomy: organised, passionate with a can-do attitude and own end-to-end projects
  • Team player: you go the extra mile to ensure success and alignment of all parties involved

What you will be doing: 

  • Shape the direction and architecture of artificial intelligence at Lalamove.
  • Manage a team of data scientists and machine learning engineers
  • Conceive, plan and prioritise data projects
  • Align data projects with organisational goals
  • Build analytic systems and predictive models
  • Lead data mining and collection procedures
  • Ensure data quality and integrity
  • Interpret and analyse data problems
  • Test performance of data-driven products
About you:
  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in data science and in implementing high availability production machine learning systems
  • M.S. degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics or similar field
  • Strong knowledge in one or several Data Science languages
  • Experience in distributed computing technologies (e.g. Hadoop, Spark, GPUs)
  • Experience in AWS (S3, Redshift, SageMaker, Lambda) or GCP (ML Engine, KubeFlow)
  • Experience in one or more of the following: Classical ML, Deep Learning, Image Processing, NLP, Operations Research and Recommendation Systems
  • Experience with machine learning frameworks and libraries (e.g. Sklearn, H2O, XGBoost, TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, Spark MLlib)
  • Proficiency in SQL and Python

Nice to have:

  • Familiarity with Redis and MySQL
  • Familiarity with Scala, Golang, PHP or Javascript
  • Logistics domain knowledge
  • Good command of English
What we offer:

Diverse, international team.

  • Work with some of the best talent from all over the world. We are home to 20+ nationalities here and always welcome diversity.


  • Growth is part of our culture. We pride ourselves in giving our people the autonomy to excel in their roles and many avenues to develop their skills.


  • Enjoy fresh fruit, food, and drinks catered on the regular.


  • Happy Fridays, summer parties, anniversary prizes, monthly team outings, and more to bond as #OneLalamove!


  • Generous health insurance and provident fund to ensure our people are protected and secured for the future.


  • Large whiteboards, lounge areas, and cold beverages all at your disposal to do your best work yet.

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