Lead Data Scientist

£75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Data Scientist £85,000-£90,000

National Retailer

Central London

My client is looking for an innovative and data-driven professional to join their team of highly skilled Data Scientists to provide insight and solutions to marketing problems and optimisation techniques for the company.

Notably, you would work with a large and intricate data-set doing attribution modelling, econometrics and click-stream data analysis to assist the team in providing increased customer conversion rates and optimisation of marketing spend.

The Role

* Using Python, Hadoop and your preferred Machine Learning techniques on a daily basis, you will look to create new ways to optimise marketing/personalisation campaigns
* You will analyse customer interaction and the customer journey to optimise marketing strategies
* You will provide insight and local click-stream data and provide solutions to increase the ROI of the company strategy
* It will be essential to use big data tools on the huge amount of data that the company gathers, you will use Hive to query the Hadoop database


* Hands-on experience with Python/R
* You must have experience managing talented people in a professional environment
* Ideally you will have worked on customer based data models before
* You will have experience with Big Data tools within Data Science, such as Hadoop, AWS Cloud and Spark/Scala

The Benefits

As a Data Scientist, you will earn between £85,000 and £90,000


This role is based in Central London.

Data Science - R - SQL - SAS - Hadoop - Spark - AWS - Clickstream - Data Modelling - Attribution - Hive - Econometrics - Marketing - Big Data - Statistical - Statistics - Customer Conversion - Optimisation - Online - Retail - Machine Learning - Personalisation - Python