Lead Data Scientist - R&D,Machine Learning - Big Data Analytics

People Source
United Kingdom
75000 - 80000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
12 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Data Scientist with global leader in big data and insightanalytics. This is a non-managerial but technical leadership role, touse a wide range of machine learning and software development skills totest out new innovative solutions. The company are a global leader in providing insight application viabig data. They offer a friendly and professional culture where you canmix the latest technology with a work / life balance. In this role you will drive innovation in data science products andapply machine leaning techniques and algorithms to create advancedtechnical solutions. The team is a virtual start up R&D environment with rapid productdevelopment and iteration. Typical projects might include chat bot: text driven interface usingnatural language processing, and in memory algorithms for real timeanalytics. Skills required: A combination of strong data science and software programming skills Strong full stack programming skills in languages such as: Python, C++, Java, Scala, Go, JavaScript Experience in large data sets and modern processing tools such as: Hadoop. Spark, SQL, Python Experience of Open Source tech Strong experience of machine learning based techniques: Logistic regression with L1 regularisation Random forests Deep learning Recommender systems Image processing algorithms. Qualifications: Ideally PhD or Masters in Computer Science or a related field such asMachine Learning, Applied Statistics, Physics. You will receive 25 days leave, a good bonus scheme and a flexiblebenefits package. On the last Friday of the month the whole companyfinish at 2pm, and 4pm on all other Fridays. Other benefits include: Flexible working hours, a casual dress culture, subsidised masseuse andosteopath (Visits office weekly), Travel and Parking Season Ticket Loan,Fruity Wednesdays, your birthday off, free use of company gym andcritical illness cover. People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency inrelation to this vacancy. People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche marketsincluding Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Projectand Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, AirTraffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence,Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil& Gas. - provided by Dice BIG DATA, C++, COMPUTER SCIENCE, HADOOP, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, LOGISTIC REGRESSION, MACHINE LEARNING, PHD, PHYSICS, PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT, PYTHON, SAP, SCALA, SQL, STATISTICS