Data Scientist - Machine Learning Engineer

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
£75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Scientist | Machine Learning Engineer
London
£100,000 + benefits

THE COMPANY

Harnham are working with a leading FTSE 250 retailer who are in the process of setting up a division devoted to machine learning in their central London tech hub.

As a Senior Data Scientist in this brand new function, you will be responsible for spearheading the introduction of advanced machine learning methodologies to the business. You will have a broad remit to work within, your ultimate goal being to automate as many processes/decisions as possible and to identify new opportunities for growth/profit/cost saving.

Other projects will include: recommendation systems, fraud detection, sentiment analysis and business optimisation.

This is a role with extensive production-level machine learning involved. You will not only research and prototype, but also be required have strong engineering skills.



THE ROLE

You will be:

* Developing and implementing custom machine learning algorithms for the company
* Exploring new machine learning/deep learning techniques - keeping the business at the forefront of the industry
* Interacting with key stakeholders within analytics
* Helping to develop a strategic roadmap for the machine learning function - identifying key growth areas for the business

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

You must have:

* An MSc or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence or Mathematics
* A breadth and depth of machine learning knowledge (developing algorithms from scratch is a necessity)
* Familiarity with one of the following: R/Python/Scala/Java
* Work experience with Hadoop/AWS/Spark is desirable

THE BENEFITS

£100,000 + benefits

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page. For more information about similar data science roles at Harnham please contact Nick Mandella.

KEYWORDS

R, Python, Scala, SQL, Hive, Pig, Hadoop, Spark, Machine Learning, Development, Implementation, Statistics, Artificial Intelligence, Mathematics, AWS, Kafka, Azure ML, Azure, Algorithm, Optimisation, Recommendation System, Research, Pricing, Marketing, Online, Data Scientist, Data Science, Predictive modelling, Forecasting.