Lead Data Scientist - Media Owner - 70K + Bonus

Pivotal London LTD
12 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead Data Scientist - Media Owner - 70K + Bonus

Company Background:

Our client is a market leading, Consumer, Lifestyle Digital Media Owner. An award-winning business which owns many global brands. A rare opportunity has come about to join their expanding Data and Analytics team. They are proud of the supportive culture that they have created and this is a great opening to join this successful business.


This Lead Data Scientist will take a senior role in the team and will have a variety of responsibilities including:

  • Leading on Data Science projects that are fundamental to the strategy of the business
  • Working closely with commercial, content, marketing and product teams to provide insight and to ensure the benefits of the analysis are realised and implemented
  • Creating statistical models using the company’s 1st party data, helping to achieve the overall business goal
  • Mentor junior members of the team

Skills & Attributes:

Our client is looking for a highly self-motivated individual, with a proven track record of in Data & Analytics and a relevant academic qualification. The successful candidate will also possess:

  • A great understanding and talent data visualisation
  • Ability to produce insight from information and to communicate with senior stakeholders
  • Ideally fluent in a number of programming languages - Python or C#
  • Exposure to modelling - R, SAS, Matlab

How do I apply?

If you have experience in Data & Analytics and are excited by the opportunity of joining a cutting edge Media Owner, then please apply for this role or get in touch with our team now to find out more.