My client is one of the most exciting early stage technology companies in the world, operating a hugely successful and innovative social network with a truly global presence. Since their inception a few years ago they have grown the user base considerably and with further growth planned they are looking to hire a talented Data Scientist to derive relevant and useful information from the significant volume of data and enable the business to learn and shape future strategy.
• Extract patterns from large transaction and consumer behaviour datasets and transform data into an informational advantage for decision support
• Sort, analyse and deliver relevant information to the business
• Research new ways for modelling end-user behaviour; modelling includes data collection, organization, advanced statistical analysis and predictive solutions, text and data mining
• Ideally educated to Ph.D level in Maths, Statistics or Computer Science
• Machine Learning experience; familiarity with R and Hadoop ideally
• Several years “real world” Big Data/Analytics experience
• Proven track record of solving challenging problems in both academia and industry
• Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team
• A willingness to seek initiative, undertake self-development activities, and seeks increased responsibilities
• Outstanding communication skills, including proven experience in making complex subject matter accessible to a broader audience
• Intellectual Curiosity – a willingness to work outside the strict job description parameters, thinking creatively about how to provide the highest level of service
• An unyielding team-first mentality, with a willingness to “lean in” in a start-up environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivation and an ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Contact / Application Details
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Position: Data Scientist
Salary: £60-75,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Contact: Charlie Allen
Tel: 0207 4921848
Referral Fee: £450
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