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Lead Data Scientist

City of London Permanent £70000 - £80000 per annum

A fantastic opportunity for either an experienced Data Scientist or Analyst to join a world leading travel company pioneering a new centre of excellence tasked with building an industry leading data science team. The company has an incredible amount of online and marketing consumer data where you will play a pivotal role driving improved performance and transforming business change.

If you are looking for a step up and gained commercial experience working with analytics, data science models and reporting and visualisation tools, then this is an incredible opportunity to develop your career.

As Lead Data Scientist you will:

  • Work with large and complex data sets and be familiar working with online consumer data
  • Work with SQL, Python, cloud databases, JQuery and Google Analytics
  • Eventually grow the team and be involved hiring direct reports that will act as a centre of excellence supporting the group.
  • Working with web and marketing data you will be responsible for implementing, building and maintaining data science models.
  • Drive improvements in business performance through the smart use of data science
  • Support the selection, implementation and maintenance of third party data, technology and analytics providers.
  • Support and mentor the wider analytics team in the fields of data science and statistics.
  • Pioneer new data-driven concepts for the group such as predictive analytics, personalisation, segmentation and machine learning
  • Help define a data strategy for the Web and Marketing teams

The successful Lead Data Scientist will have:

  • Proven experience building, implementing and maintaining data science models
  • Experience working with a range of technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong personable skills with the ability to influence outcomes and stakeholders
  • Advanced Python and SQL expertise including advanced Google Analytics experience.
  • Advanced statistical and data science skills
  • Visualisation experience such as Tableau or other analytics and reporting platforms
  • Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or similar qualifications will be advantageous.

We are ideally looking for the successful Lead Data Scientist to start as soon as we find the best candidate for the opportunity. As interviews are happening asap, apply now for immediate consideration.

Job Reference: JO-1802-132561

Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum

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Job Start Date: 16/04/18

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