Senior Data Scientist London

Datatech
    Published
    May 5, 2021
    Location
    London, United Kingdom
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    Description

    Senior Data Scientist - Negotiable Salary - Plus Benefits - London J11487

    "Common sense approach to long term REMOTE working"

    The post holder has a key role leading the successful delivery of the company’s marketing & pricing strategy across a large customer service business. You will take an active and leading role in the data science team delivering strategies using advanced machine learning techniques, keeping the team at the cutting edge of the industry.

    Role and Responsibilities
    • Be a key contributor to the on-going development and implementation of the data science strategy.
    • Lead a team of data scientists to achieve the business’ objectives.
    • Evolve and continuously improve the company’s pricing and marketing models.
    • Use advanced analytics and machine learning techniques.
    • Deliver comprehensive pricing analyses and modelling projects.
    • Monitor performance, profitability and competitor behaviour.
    • Be an advocate for data science across internal and external stakeholders.
    • Find business value from data.
    • Undertake ad-hoc tasks as required.

    Qualifications, Experience & Skills Required.
    • Experience of specialist pricing software
    • A comprehensive knowledge of ML models including linear and non-linear models
    • Excellent experience in data wrangling.
    • High level of numerical accuracy and attention to detail with in-depth statistical skills
    • Excellent relationship management and communication skills
    • Ability to explain complex pricing, marketing and data science theories to non-technical colleagues clearly and with authority.
    • Educated to degree level in a numerate subject - Data science - Statistical or
    • Robust knowledge in R Studio SQL and Microsoft Outlook essential
    • Knowledge of Python, SAS or SPSS advantageous
    • Solid experience in using tools to extract data
    • Able to acquire relevant information from a variety of sources
    • Identify key issues from a mass of data
    • Sound knowledge of data science, statistical techniques and modelling.
    • Great communication skills with the ability to convey complex information to non-technical parties

    If you fit the above job description please contact Sophie Stott on 01256 314 660 or apply now. Please be advised that we can only accept candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

    Alternatively, you can refer a friend or colleague by taking part in our fantastic referral schemes! If you have a friend or colleague who would be interested in this role, please refer them to us. For each relevant candidate that you introduce to us (there is no limit) and we place, you will be entitled to our general gift/voucher scheme.

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