Chief Data Scientist

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
£85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Chief Data Scientist
Start-up
London
£90,000 - £100,000 + stock options

THE COMPANY

Harnham are working exclusively with an online marketplace who are looking for a Chief Data Scientist to come in and lead a number of R&D projects for the business.

You will report directly to the CEO and have significant influence in defining the analytics/data science road-map, driving smarter decisions through the use of cutting-edge analysis (machine learning/deep learning methodologies).

This is a fantastic data-driven organisation and your work will affect a number of key areas within the business, ultimately helping in taking the business to the next level.

THE ROLE

As the Chief Data Scientist you will be:

* Working closely with the CEO in leading and refining the use of data in the company
* Introducing cutting-edge machine learning and deep learning methodologies to tackle real-world problems
* Providing technical oversight over a team of engineers and developers
* Designing the data science road-map and laying the foundations for future R&D

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

To be considered for this position you must have the following:

* An MSc or Ph.D in either Computer Science, Machine Learning, Mathematics etc.
* Hands-on machine learning experience with Python or R (ideally exposure to deep learning too)
* A passion for cutting-edge research
* Experience of delivering high-level projects to senior stakeholders

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please submit your details using the Apply button on this page.

KEYWORDS

Python, R, Machine Learning, SQL, Spark, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Algorithmic Development, Algorithm, Data Scientist, Data Science, Big Data, online, e-commerce, digital, marketplace.