Senior Data Scientist

Churchill Frank
£60000 - £80000/annum
20 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Data Scientist | London | £60,000-£80,000 | Global Trading Company

A global trading company is looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join their team. They are in the process of improving their Data Science offering and would like a more experienced Data Scientist to help bring some new ideas. In which, a background in the Trading industry is not necessary as the company are interested in contemporary concepts that will separate them from their competition. There is a real opportunity to try some real innovative solutions and test your 'analytical' boundaries.

As the Senior Data Scientist you will be expected to use the data you have access to improve profits, understand customer behaviour and optimize how the customers interact their products. Due to the nature of the role, you will need to be confident in your findings and be able to express these views to various levels and stakeholders within the business.

Role Requirements:

- Commercial experience working in a Data Science capacity, with a strong background of developing your own solutions to problems.
- Strong knowledge of Statistics to be able to preform advanced analysis techniques where you see fit. Such as predictive modelling, segmentation, also it would be advantageous to have Machine Learning experience or understanding.
- A background using a range of tools and scripting languages particularly R, Python, SQL (other experience with Spark, Scala, Hadoop, Cassandra, etc. is highly beneficial but not required.)
- A MSc or PhD in a relevant STEM discipline
- Be confident presenting your findings to non-technical and stakeholders internally and externally.

If this opportunity is of interest please get in touch - email me on or call me on +44 (0) (Apply online only)

R, Python, SQL, Spark, SAS, Hadoop, S3, Scala, MongoDB, Machine Learning, Algorithms, Advanced Analysis, Predictive Analytics, Modelling, Segmentation, Data Mining, Big Data, Cluster Analysis, Data Science, Data Scientist, Statistics, London