Artificial Intelligence Team Lead

at Milliken
Published January 30, 2024
Location Spartanburg, SC
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow's breakthroughs today. From industry-leading molecules to sustainable innovations, Milliken creates products that enhance people's lives and deliver solutions for its customers and communities. Drawing on thousands of patents and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of integrity and excellence to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about Milliken's curious minds and inspired solutions at milliken.com and on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

POSITION TITLE

Artificial Intelligence Team Lead

POSITION OVERVIEW

Milliken is in search of an AI Team Lead to join our team! This position is located at our global headquarters in Spartanburg, SC in the IT Department. The AI Team Lead with be instrumental in forming a new team organized to research and deliver solutions in the AI space.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Help create and lead a new AI team
• Establish governance and strategy
• Develop and implement advanced AI and ML models to enhance business insights and drive growth
• Evaluating software applications for usability and functionality to ensure they are easy to use and meet performance standards
• Conducting research on new artificial intelligence technology, methods, techniques, and applications
• Designing and implementing artificial intelligence solutions to business problems using existing technology and research findings
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement data-driven strategies
• Communicate insights and recommendations to stakeholders and executives

QUALIFICATIONS - REQUIRED
• Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or a related field
• Experience leading a team
• Experience in statistical modeling, financial modeling, analysis of algorithms, and data mining
• Strong programming skills in languages such as Java, Python, and R
• Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau and Power BI
• Excellent communication and presentation skills

QUALIFICATIONS - PREFERRED
• 2-3 years of experience preferred

The successful candidate will have strengths in the following:
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
• Ability to think creatively and outside the box
• Inquisitive, likes to research and discover new ideas and solutions