Data Director

Regular (CDI) - France

As Data Director, you will be in charge of leading the data science, BI and data analyst teams in order to define and structure the data direction's processes and standards. Your goal is (1) to make sure that every department can rely on data to make data driven decisions and (2) to empower our Product & business leaders to fully leverage the power of data in Doctolib’s core product offering. You will report to our CTO and become the central point of leadership for this rapidly growing team.


Who we are

Founded in 2013, Doctolib is the fastest growing and leading e-health service in Europe.

For healthcare professionals
We provide healthcare professionals with a software solution with a full range of services to help improve the efficiency of their operations, provide their patients with a more seamless experience, attract new patients, and collaborate with other practitioners.

For patients
We provide patients with a more transparent access to healthcare and a full suite of online services to manage their health: from finding nearby healthcare professionals, to booking/managing appointments 24/7 online, having remote medical consultations via video and receiving a digital prescription in their online account.


Key figures

  • We partner with 135,000 healthcare professionals and 2500 healthcare facilities including some of the largest hospitals in France and Germany;
  • 50+ million patients visit our platform every month;
  • We plan to hire 2,000 Doctolibers in the coming years to transform the healthcare sector.

What will be your missions?

1. Lead initiatives to integrate more "data products" into the Doctolib services

  • Identify areas in Doctolib product offering where data-based products can make a difference
  • Leverage state of the art data technologies, to help Product and Business leaders implement POC, new projects, and ultimately scalable products, relying on data as a core asset

2. Position the team as real day-to-day partners and consultants to business & product teams

  • Partner with both our Product and Business leaders to influence planning and prioritization; 
  • Work hand-in-hand with product teams to support strategic growth initiatives;
  • Educate the business to operationalise the use of data throughout the company;

3. Reinforce our BI, and data enablement strategy:

  • Empower all doctolibers and key stakeholders to easily access data and reports; 
  • Ensure standardisation of reporting across Doctolib, in both data logic and front end;
  • Work with the business across research and day-to-day activity to provide tools, insights and BI to support decision making;
  • Lead the usage and governance of data across the global company;

4. Manage and scale the Data team

  • Build, lead and mentor a high-performing team of data analysts, BI engineers, data scientists and their managers (40 people+).


Who are you?

  • You have experience in building and leading a significant data team within a scaling organisation;
  • You have at least 15 years of experience of working with data teams and  5+ years of experience in managing a high-performance team, ability to attract, retain and develop top talents in a role such as VP of Insights, Data Director, Head of Data or similar; 
  • You have a bachelor's/Master's/PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Business etc; 
  • You have excellent knowledge of data science tools, including, python coding, SQL and production tools.
  • You have a deep understanding of fundamentals of probability and statistics.
  • You have excellent communication skills, with the ability to articulate both verbally and in writing a compelling vision;
  • You are used to working in an international environment and able to think global / act local;
  • You are a great manager with experience in building teams;
  • You recognize yourself in our SCALES values (Service, Care, Act, Learn, Enjoy, Structure);
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset with the ambition to transform the healthcare sector;
  • You are fluent in English. Native speaker in French or German is a plus;
  • An understanding of the healthcare industry and a good vision of the future of healthcare is a plus.


Position details

- Location: Position based in our Paris
- Package: Highly attractive salary (fix and bonus) 
- Start date: As soon as possible.

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