Lead Data Scientist, £90,000

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
90000.0000
Posted
19 Apr 2017
Closes
19 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lead Data Scientist, £90,000

Lead Data Scientist
Central London
£90,000 + Bonus + Benefits

THE COMPANY

This is a unique opportunity to join one of the largest and most well known retails based in the UK. This lead role will involve working closely with senior stakeholders and the Head of Analytics to devise strategy for your team as well as remaining hands-on to apply machine learning methodologies to their large sets of customer and transaction data. The customer is at the heart of everything they do and so gaining clear, actionable insight is key for the continuing success of the business.

THE ROLE

As the Lead Data Scientist you will be:

  • The resident expert on machine learning techniques and Bayesian methods.
  • Performing analysis based on customer data through segmentation, clustering & predictive modelling.
  • Lead a team of 4 Data Scientists carrying out new projects based on exploratory research into their Big Data environment.


SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

You will be:

  • Experienced in working with large volumes of customer, transaction and loyalty data.
  • A strong user of R or Python for applied machine learning.
  • Practised in delivering insights to stakeholders and co-founders.
  • Educated to MSc or ideally Ph.D. level in a quantitative subject such as Mathematics, Statistics or Sciences.


SALARY DETAILS


£90,000 + Bonus + Benefits

HOW TO APPLY


To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please submit your details using the Apply button on this page.


KEYWORDS

Statistician | Machine Learning | Python | Advanced Analytics | Data Science | Analysis | Algorithms | Bayesian Statistics | Statistical Modelling | Probabilistic Modelling | Computational Statistics | Data Analysis | Machine Learning Algorithms | Data Mining | Classification | Hidden Markov Models | Algorithmic Coding | R | C++ | Pig | Hive | Hadoop | Mahout | Map/Reduce | SQL | HiveQL | MongoDB | Recommendation Systems | E-Commerce | Insight | Statistics |