Head of Data Science

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
£135000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Data Science - £140,000

Global eCommerce Company

Central London

This globally renowned eCommerce company is widely recognised for their Data Science & Analytics capability. They are looking for a technically strong data science professional with vast leadership experience to lead multiple teams in an effort to remain at the forefront of data science through extensive company-wide innovation.

The Opportunity

* Look to develop new strategies in order to deliver long-term gain through improved use of technology
* Be the go-to expert on machine learning/advanced analytics within a team of 10+ data scientists
* Work with senior stakeholders to enable rapid design and implementation of various data science products
* Ensure that the data science value to the company is heightened and the team are relied upon to increase success, profit and innovation.

The Requirements

* 5+ years experience at a senior level within a large company
* Educated to MSc level or above
* Experience working with Python, Scala, Microsoft Azure and Spark
* Passion for working on intricate and advanced analytics problems
* Experience in and ability to lead a team of data scientists

Location

Central London

Salary

Up to £140,000 + benefits

Keywords

Machine Learning ǀ Python ǀ Advanced Analytics ǀ Data Science ǀ Analysis ǀ Algorithms ǀ Statistical Modelling ǀ Probabilistic Modelling ǀ Computational Statistics ǀ Data Analysis ǀ Machine Learning Algorithms ǀ Data Mining ǀ Classification ǀ Algorithmic Coding ǀ R ǀ Hadoop ǀ SQL ǀ Recommendation Systems ǀ E-Commerce ǀ Insight ǀ