Manager, Data Science

Job Type:  Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 

External Posting Description


A career in the Strategic Analytics & Modelling practice at Deloitte will offer you the opportunity to:


  • Work in a fast growing and challenging environment with business-minded people with creative-solving problem skills, who are eminent in their respective technical field and/or industry
  • Develop advanced analytical solutions within our analytics team, across service lines at Deloitte, and with clients in multiple industries including financial services, consumer products, manufacturing, energy & resources, insurance, public sector, and healthcare
  • Continue your professional development to reinforce and expand your chosen career path
  • Work with high profile clients on a variety of Canadian and international engagements




As a Manager, you will: 


  • Manage different components of projects including managing teams of analysts and senior analysts of various sizes, day-to-day execution of the analytical solution and overall project, and communication with internal stakeholders and external clients.
  • Take a leading role in delivering advisory services to high growth organizations with a diverse team consisting of data scientists, data architects, software developers, information designers, and business/industry subject matter experts
  • Lead the development of the methodology for analytical solutions for clients business problems
  • Perform “hands on” statistical modelling, computations, and data ETL to deliver best-of-breed analytical solutions for clients’ business problems
  • Work with large amounts of data on a granular level, from structured and unstructured data sources
  • Participate in various structured and ad-hoc analysis projects with cross-functional teams within Deloitte
  • Lead the planning, data collection, data analysis, and management of proposal bids



External Posting Qualifications


  • Strong track record exemplifying ability to quickly understand business problems, developing solutions and insights, and communicating them by leveraging data and analytics
  • Project management and people management experience is required
  • Managing client projects and consulting with internal and external stakeholders directly
  • Enthusiastic about solving complex problems with a variety of analytical tools
  • Professional services, consulting, or advisory experience is an asset
  • Data analysis experience using (one or more): R, SPSS Modeller, SPSS Statistics package, SAS, Angoss Knowledge Studio, RapidMiner, or similar tools is required
  • Database and programming languages experience and data manipulation and integration skills using (one or more) SQL, Oracle, Hadoop or similar tools is required
  • Strong experience with statistical analytical techniques, data mining, and predictive models is required
  • Strong experience working with large amounts of data with significant ambiguity, developing creative approaches to analytical problems, and interpreting data and results from a business/industry perspective
  • Experience with social media analytics and/or text mining and/or optimization is an asset
  • Strong oral and written communication skills is required
  • 5 – 8 years relevant work experience with applying analytics or working with data in any industry
  • Minimum of BA/BSc degree in a quantitative degree including Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Epidemiology, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field is required. Advanced degree (MA/MSc, equivalent or higher) is preferred.



Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted



Full time
Toronto, 08 M5C 3G7, CA