Data Science Engagement Manager

Job Category: Data Science
Job Type: Full Time
Job Locations: Chicago IL United States

As a Data Science Engagement Manager, you will be responsible for managing data science projects and client engagements. You will produce compelling proposals, and ask thought-provoking questions to deliver quality, and profitable work for clients. You will be responsible for the delivery of projects, and for leading a team that will work together in producing the work, while also motivating your team and provide them with the resources they need to accomplish their assignments.


  • Identify business needs and desired outcomes through thoughtful and strategic client interviews.
  • Define the client’s audience and build a growth strategy that will increase engagement. 
  • Develop compelling proposals and statements of work to address client needs and expand pipeline.
  • Evaluate, analyze and eliminate risks and exposures.
  • Conduct and oversee qualitative and quantitative research, customer segmentation and surveying.
  • Manage client expectations and provide regular feedback.
  • Meet or exceed established project timelines and deliverables. 
  • Provide quality results that will maintain and increase client portfolio.
  • Effectively communicate with clients and team members.
  • Manage the daily operations of a small team.
  • Motivate team members to exponentially improve the client’s audience engagement.
  • Meet with team members located in US, India & Canada on a regular basis to ensure quality work is being produced and deadlines are being met.

Required Knowledge and Level of Experience

  • 10+ years of experience in strategic/management consulting.
  • 8+ years of experience delivering Data Engineering or Data Science or Analytics engagements.
  • Experience working with C-Level executives and Executive Leadership teams.
  • Experience managing client engagements of $2M+, and proven experience expanding the business within existing client.
  • Building strong delivery teams.
  • Strong communication skills and be a self-starter.
  • The ability to motivate others to drive results.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of data collections and analysis.
  • Considerable knowledge of project management.
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Analytics, Statistics or equivalent degree is required.
  • Up to 25% travel to the client location, as required by the client.

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