Data Scientist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum + Amazing additional benefits

  • Contact:

    James Dance

  • Contact email:

    james.dance@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00028428_1562162596

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

The Company

This leading financial services company has a phenomenal opportunity for a talented Data Scientist to develop their technical abilities, design and develop predictive models and ML algorithms, and ultimately see the business impact of the work they're doing. Having been established over 100 years ago, this company is sitting on a huge amount of data and is now looking for an additional member to tap into this data, segment its consumer base and optimise pricing and marketing ROI.

The Data Scientist Role

Coming in as a Data Scientist, you will have a stellar opportunity to develop your technical skills in a hands-on, fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:
Data extraction from a wide range of internal and external data sources
Data analysis on large consumer data sets
Data modelling, designing and developing predictive models
Presenting actionable insights to senior management and stakeholders to drive decision making
Conducting experiments to test hypotheses and optimise marketing spend

The Successful Data Scientist

If you are currently working as a Data Scientist, if you're currently a Data Analyst / Pricing Analyst / Marketing Analyst looking to step into Data Science, or whether you're a recent MSc grad looking to step into the commercial world, this could be a fantastic next step for you in your career.

Desired Skills and Background of the Data Scientist:
Coding experience in R, (or Python)
Experience working with consumer / marketing data
Good grounding of statistical techniques and modelling

If successful, you will be offered a competitive salary paying between £30,000 and £40,000 depending on experience, alongside excellent company benefits.