Lead Data Scientist

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

Lead Data Scientist | Online Gaming
Lead Data Scientist
London
£85,000 - £100,000 + Bonus

I am working with a global leader in online gaming who are looking to grow their Data Science function and hire a Lead Data Scientist.

As a company they specialise in providing a market leading gaming experience to their customers. They are looking for a Lead Data Scientist to come on board to act as a key figure within the business to drive all short-term and long-term projects related to Data Science.

You will have the opportunity to not only grow the team, but also deliver analytics strategy to Director-level stakeholders across the business.

THE ROLE - Lead Data Scientist

You will:

  • Play a key role in centralising the company's data and analytics capability
  • Have the definitive say in the team's composition and long-term growth plans
  • Provide key insights to inform decision-making relating to product development and improvement
  • Build predictive models of user behaviour
  • Conduct exploratory analysis into terabytes of data available

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE - Lead Data Scientist

You must have:

  • MSc or Ph.D. in a quantitative discipline (Maths/Stats/Physics/Computer Science)
  • Experience using R, Python, Matlab or similar
  • Extensive knowledge of advanced analytics techniques and mathematical modelling
  • Experience of profiling/segmenting customers based on behavioural characteristics
  • Exposure to online gaming is desirable

THE BENEFITS - Lead Data Scientist

£85,000 - £90,000 + Benefits

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page. Or, for more information, please contact Nick Mandella at Harnham.

KEYWORDS

R, Python, Matlab, SAS, Data Scientist, Data Science, predictive analytics, Hadoop, Hive, Mongo DB, NoSQL, SQL, HiveQL, regression, cluster analysis, A-B testing, algorithm design, statistics, probability, gaming, online.