Data Scientist

CPS Group
50000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + + excellent benefits
09 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time
Data Scientist

A market leading e-commerce company are seeking two Senior DataScientists to join their London based to team to develop, productionise& maintain innovative models and build a recommendation engine fromscratch for their website that serves millions of customers worldwide.

The role:

- Analysing pre-existing algorithms & models and providingsuggestions on how to change and/or improve their effectiveness
- Deliver a wide range of bespoke Data Science projects - these canvary from marketing to engineering to customer focused projects
- Engaging with stakeholders throughout the business around said projects
- Acting as a Data Science thought leader throughout the business
- Working as part of an international team with a chance to travel worldwide


- MSc or PhD in a quantitative subject (Mathematics, Statistics,Machine Learning, Operational Research, etc)
- Strong programming skills in Python
- As you will be working with data engineers, analysts, productmanagers & marketers daily, strong stakeholder management is a must
- Experience of software engineering principles & techniques
- Any experience with Big Data technologies (Spark is a plus)
- Working within an Agile environment
- Any experience with Bayesian Statistics is a bonus
- They are looking to implement Tensorflow in the next 6 months so anyexperience is a plus

The role is a unique opportunity to work with an already data-drivencompany and take the website to a new level. Data Science is backed bythe leaders within the company and they are looking at seriousinvestment in the next 6 - 9 months to take their business to the next level.

Please apply with the latest copy of your CV in a Word format andcontact number and I will give you a call to discuss the company androle in more detail.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at ourcompany. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour,national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status,veteran status, or disability status.

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