Lead Data Scientist (Machine Learning, Python, R)

  • Job Reference: 0000005655
  • Date Posted: 11 February 2019
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £80,000 to £90,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus, benefits, negotiable
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Lead Data Scientist (Machine Learning, Python, R) is required by a global company to lead their data science team creating a set of advanced analytics solutions supporting company's growth and business development.

You will be responsible for:

  • translating business problems into data science solutions based on wide range of tools
  • creating predictive models utilising a wide range of modelling methods (machine learning, artificial intelligence, statistics etc..) supporting business decision making
  • leading data science innovation across the organisation

Required experience and skills:

  • software development experience including Python and R
  • creative approach and analytical skills
  • strong mathematical skills
  • excellent communication and client facing skills
  • SQL scripting
  • wide range of machine learning methods
  • team leading experience