Lead Data Scientist, London
Lead Data Scientist - London
A fantastic opportunity for a lead scientist is available at this highly successful mobile games developer. They are looking for a candidate with excellent communication skills and a background in data science keen to develop their leadership skills in a fast paced environment,
Role & Responsibilities
• Support data-driven decision-making for future games based on studies of player trends.
• Design and conduct AB tests targeting improvements in targeted KPIs across multiple company disciplines.
• Provide support to other data team members, such as iterating analysis task briefs and conducting code reviews.
• Agile management responsibilities for the data & insights sub-team, including: sprint management, backlog curation, contributing to roadmaps.
• Maintain team analytics based software (dashboards, periodic server-side analysis tasks etc.).
• Share insights with fellow team members from other disciplines and company stakeholders.
Experience & Skills Required
• 3+ years’ experience in performing statistical analysis of large inter-connected datasets (drawing distributions, modelling trends, designing AB tests) is essential.
• Familiarity with combining data from multiple sources and architecting large data (few TBs) storage systems with data warehouses.
• Expertise in SQL and python based data science libraries, such as: pandas, numpy, matplotlib, plotly & dash, sqlalchemy, sklearn, jupyter-notebooks etc.
• Familiarity with cloud based computing systems (AWS, PythonAnywhere, Google Cloud Services, or equivalent).
• Experience with Linux operating systems for developing data science applications.
• Familiarity with agile working practices and git.
• Excellent communication skills when interacting with other company team members not necessarily from a data background.
• Interest in gaming.
If you fit the above job description, please contact Roisin McCarthy on 01256 314 660 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be advised that we can only accept candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
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