Lead Data Scientist - R&D

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
85000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lead Data Scientist
R&D
London
£100,000 - £110,000 + Bonus

THE COMPANY

Harnham are working with a global FS company who are looking to expand their R&D / Data Science function, a new venture within the business which aims to offer their clients a competitive edge through the development of innovative products.

You will work on building complex machine learning algorithms to solve key decisioning problems in real-time for the business.

As the Lead Data Scientist you will not only be responsible for taking ownership over several key projects in 2017, but also act as the company's machine learning expert, demonstrating both a breadth and depth of knowledge in both supervised and unsupervised techniques.

You will have a big influence on company strategy and ultimately work towards one of the biggest transformations in data science and analytics in the UK at the moment, building a team of data scientists throughout the year.

THE ROLE - LEAD DATA SCIENTIST

You will be:

  • Exploring structured and unstructured data to deliver clever, actionable insights for the business
  • Implementing state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms
  • Building models of customer behaviour

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE - LEAD DATA SCIENTIST

You must have:

  • A good degree in a quantitative subject
  • Strong programming in either Python or R
  • Solid experience in machine learning (both supervised and unsupervised methods)

THE BENEFITS

£100,000 - £110,000 + Benefits

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page. Or to hear about similar positions please contact Nick Mandella at Harnham

KEYWORDS

Python, R, Scala, machine learning, SQL, analyst, analytics, customer, optimisation, Data Scientist, Data Science, insight, real-time, financial services, fintech.