Data Science Manager

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    London, England

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    £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits, bonus

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    Niall Wharton

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    3 months ago

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Xcede's Data Science recruitment team are working with one of the UK's biggest retailers on their continued Data Science growth efforts. Their well-established unit has been running for years and is headed up by a very experienced Director of Data Science. We've been tasked with finding another Data Science Manager who is capable of owning projects, mentoring a small team of other Scientists and still contributing to technical work day to day.

This is a great opportunity to work with a team of talented Data Scientists (incredibly, nearly 40 in the business) and a huge range of projects from Personalisation, Recommender System builds, Optimisation, Deep Learning based computer vision projects, and In-Store Analysis.

- MSc or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or a similar STEM field
- Experience working in a commercial Data Science environment, rather than purely academic experience.
- Strong Python / Java / Scala skills
- Advanced Spark knowledge
- Solid Statistics and Machine Learning experience
- Experience working in the E-commerce / digital sector / start-up space /
- Managing / mentoring experience a nice to have

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Niall Wharton on or +44(0)203 301 9908. Unfortunately, this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.