Data Scientist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £600 - £700 per day

  • Contact:

    Stevie wyatt

  • Contact email:

    stevie.wyatt@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00030031_1579254042

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Data Scientist (Predictive Modelling, Machine Learning, Time Series, Demand Forecasting)

Data Scientist - Predictive Modelling / 6 month Contract / £650 - £750 a day / Central London

Title: Data Scientist
Start: ASAP (up to 2 weeks)
Length: 6 Months
Location: Central London
Rate: £750PD

Duties:

*Build and implement predictive purchasing models that provide future purchasing suggestions for returning customers.
*Perform in depth analysis on the structure of purchasing models.
*Implement customer segmentation, profiling and basket analysis models.
*Provide insight to drive marketing and promotional strategies for customer acquisition.
*Present insights into the customer journey and how retention/revenue can be increased.
*Define the predictive analytic road-map and develop key strategies surrounding the purchasing models.

Essential Skill Set:
*Extensive experience with programming and software engineering in Python
*Practical experience of production-ready Machine Learning models.
*Experience with machine learning frameworks, e.g. Scikit-Learn, Pytorch, Tensorflow
*Experience with recommender systems. For example:Collaborative filtering, Latent Variable models, NMF, Deep-CF, Factor Analysis
*Experience with Recommender Systems libraries, e.g. Spotlight, lightFM, Surprise.
*Strong experience in Time Series & Demand Forecast techniques.
*Deep experience in building/implementing predictive purchasing models which tools such as regression, Arima or exponential smoothing are required.

Bonus Skill Set:
*Experience of the GCP platform
*Experience in Software Engineering
*Experience in an eCommerce, Retail or Consumer Focused industry