Head of Data Science

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Data Science
Head of Data Science
Birmingham
£100,000 + Benefits

THE COMPANY

This is an opportunity to join one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in the UK based in Birmingham. You will be joining a brand new function which aims to radically change the internal delivery of analytical solutions, ultimately defining what drives the business. You will have full ownership of this analytics area and will have the freedom to build your own team!

THE ROLE

You will look to completely overhaul the current predictive analytics strategy through the use of Machine Learning.
Secondly, you will act as an internal consultant for advanced analytics working on various projects from consumer behaviour to anomaly detection, all which will have a tangible impact across the business. It will involve using a mix of both green field data and legacy data and you will be confident to research and experiment with advanced statistical methods to achieve your goals.

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

* Proven experience in team management and strategy development. Skilled in using advanced statistical analysis on large datasets including implementing machine learning methods.
* Expert programming knowledge of R, Python or a similar language.
* PhD in a quantitative subject: Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or other.

SALARY DETAILS

£100,000 + Benefits

HOW TO APPLY

For full details of the role and how to apply, please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page.

KEYWORDS

Advanced Analytics ǀ Data Science ǀ Analysis ǀ Machine Learning ǀ Algorithms ǀ Bayesian Statistics ǀ Statistical Modelling ǀ Probabilistic Modelling ǀ Computational Statistics ǀ Data Analysis ǀ Machine Learning Algorithms ǀ Data Mining ǀ Classification ǀ Hidden Markov Models ǀ Algorithmic Coding ǀ R ǀ C++ ǀ Pig ǀ Hive ǀ Hadoop ǀ Mahout ǀ Map/Reduce ǀ SQL ǀ HiveQL ǀ MongoDB ǀ Recommendation Systems ǀ E-Commerce ǀ Insight ǀ