Data Scientist | Series B Marketplace

Data Jobs

Greater London Permanent £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum

Calling all data scientists!

I’m working with an ambitious SaaS-enabled marketplace startup to build out their analytics team.

  • Founded in 2015, with a current team of 85
  • Currently processing over 9 million monthly bookings, with an annual value over $5bn
  • Raised $33m in VC funding, including a $20m Series B round in 2019
  • Built software from the ground up using in-house engineering team

They are looking for the brightest minds to drive their fast-growing analytics function – your work will inform their global strategy across Product, Commercial and Operations. This will involve transforming huge volumes of raw, unstructured data into usable insights.


  • Working closely with the Global Operations team to assess data and reporting needs, build the necessary data structure, develop business performance reports and dashboards to streamline the decision-making process
  • Acquiring, processing, and visualising data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases and reports
  • Query, synthesise, interpret, and analyze results using statistical techniques, and provide ongoing reports
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets from multiple sources
  • Work closely with engineering and product development teams to understand user behaviour, and synthesise data into actionable insights and recommendations
  • Maintain or update business intelligence tools, databases, dashboards, systems, or methods
  • Document specifications for business intelligence reports, analyses, dashboards, or other outputs

Your Profile

  • Strong experience in SQL for querying, analysis and visualisation
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (e.g. R, SAS, etc.)
  • Strength in programming languages (Python and R preferred) for cleansing data, running advanced analytics, and building predictive models
  • Advanced data processing capabilities (e.g. semantic analyses, language processing, text parsing, etc.) to add structure to raw data sources
  • Analytical mind and business acumen, including ability to digest insights from data into reports and present findings clearly and succinctly
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, mine, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience using data visualisation tools (e.g. Periscope Data, Tableau) to analyse data and automate reporting
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a quantitative field (e.g. Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, Information Systems, etc.), or equivalent experience

Please get in touch at apetrenco@welovesalt – I can’t wait to hear from you.

This job ad was posted by Salt. To find out more about Salt’s Privacy Policy and how your application is processed, please visit our website

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-1912-155889
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: ASAP
Job Industries: Data Jobs, Product Management, Software Engineering Jobs
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Permanent

Here are some related jobs

Data Jobs

Cognos BI Consultant

Cognos BI Consultant | 3 month initial Contract | NW London | ~£500 per day d.o.e My client, a globally data consultancy, have recently engaged on a project to help…

£450 - £550.00 per day
Data Jobs

Data Architect

We are partnered with a global science and research business that are going through a large digital transformation which includes cloud transformation and a big drive within their data &…

Up to £90000.00 per annum
Data Jobs

Data Engineer (Java, ETL, SQL, Hadoop or Cloudera) – Banking

Data Engineer (Java, ETL, SQL, Hadoop or Cloudera) - Banking Client - Brussels Rate: £500 - £600 per day Duration: 12 month contract assignment I am currently working with a…

£500 - £600 per day

Upload your CV

Upload your CV to our database. Our consultants will be in touch if your profile matches an open role.

Please let us know where you are, or where you would like to be in the world so we can point you in the right direction.

  • Click here to find out more about Salt's Privacy Policy
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Cookie Consent×

Salt uses cookies to improve the user experience of our site. Cookies allow you to have a more enhanced journey through the site when searching for a specific job or location. Cookies are also used to help us understand how our site is being used. You can find out more about how Salt uses cookies here. By continuing to use the Salt site you are consenting to use our cookies.