Data Scientist

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
Leeds
Posted
17 Feb 2019
Closes
13 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

DATA SCIENTIST
LEEDS
£50,000-60,000 + BONUS


Are you a Data Scientist looking for a fresh challenge? This is an opportunity to join a new team working with one of the biggest holiday and travel companies in the UK, with a turnover of over £3billion. Based in the Leeds office, you will have a chance to direct team strategy and projects, with a great degree of autonomy and a fresh data set. Reflecting the company's massive pool of customers, you will be working with large amounts of data to optimise an effective product to drive commercial success.


THE COMPANY

This company is currently working to develop their analytic department by branching out into advanced machine learning projects. Their vision is to automate their pricing analytic process, customer service and penalisation tools to improve customer experience and drive sales. As an experienced Data Scientist, you will be working with machine learning techniques, Python and SQL to optimise products, as well as mentoring the junior scientists on the team.


THE ROLE
As a Data Scientist, you will be:
* Building and deploying models to solve commercial problems
* Working with comprehensive data sets
* Attribution modelling to optimise marketing and conversion
* Working alongside data engineers and BI teams
* Using machine learning to optimise and automate your models


YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
To be considered for this position you must have the following:
* Solid commercial experience in coding real, large data sets
* Machine learning
* Proficient in coding in Python and/or R
* Knowledge in using advanced techniques to solve real-world commercial problems
* Master's degree qualification in a Statistical or numerate degree
* Experience in delivering effective insights and engaging with stakeholders


THE BENEFITS
* Salary £50,000-60,000 depending on experience
* Bonus up to 15%
* Competitive pension


HOW TO APPLY
Please register your interest by sending your CV to Lucia Pizzola via the Apply link on this page

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