Data Scientist for leading eCommerce company

Recruiter
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Location
Manchester
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Company description
I am looking for an experience data scientist to join a leading eCommerce company in Manchester. The company wants to expand the application of machine learning for various projects. The Data Scientist therefore has to have extensive knowledge of these kinds of methods.

Job description
The main focus of the role will be to implement and apply machine learning to predict the behaviour of the customers as well. In the role, the right candidate will design various algorithms as well as employ existing ones. Therefore, it is essential that you have experience of these areas along with experience in Python or R.

The role also centres around building models and to assess the performance of the same as well as the algorithms designed and to communicate the results to stakeholders. The Data Scientist will also present recommendations to the stakeholders and work with team members on which projects to focus on.

Key responsibilities
*Apply machine learning techniques to real-world problems
*Develop models to understand customer behaviour
*Provide insight and recommendations to team members and stakeholders

Requirements
*MSc or PhD in a scientific or quantitative field
*Commercial experience with machine learning
*Advanced skills in Python and/or R
*Worked extensively with any type of customer data

Contact
If you think this sounds like an interesting role that matches your experience, contact me on my direct line +44 (0) or via email on to talk further!