Senior Data Scientist

Ammonite (Recruitment) Group Limited
£90-150K + Bonus
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About the company

This organisation is a global, market leading insurer and is looking to invest further in their centralised centre for analytical excellence. Run like an internal consultancy this growing team has full visibility across the organisation and utilises state of the art analytical techniques and technologies to deliver outstanding service to departments including; Marketing, Digital, Pricing, Risk, HR, Finance etc. Due an impressive performance last year and increased buy-in from stakeholders, the team is looking to take on 2 - 3 Data Scientists.


- £90,000 - £150,000 (subject to experience) + competitive bonus and pension scheme
- Senior stakeholder engagement and visibility across the organisation
- Extremely diverse range of projects and problems to solve
- Complete autonomy to apply techniques and technologies as you see fit

Roles and responsibilities:

- Developing predictive models that drive business solutions
- Researching, developing and applying the best analytical techniques to be used across the team
- Running your own projects, end to end, from engaging internal stakeholders through to delivering solutions and handling day to day contact regarding data.


- BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related quantitative field experience (PhD highly regarded)
- Experience in one or more of the following areas: Machine Learning, recommendation systems, pattern recognition, large-scale data mining, NLP or similar
- 5 + years experience using some of the following tools; R, SAS, Hadoop, Python etc
- Clear communication skills with the ability to translate insights into business recommendations

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding, fully supported analytics function with a global brand. If you are interested, please apply below or send a Word copy of your CV to ***************************. Alternatively, to arrange a confidential discussion please call Adam Arrighi on *************