Data Scientist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Jones

  • Contact email:

    matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00031739_1605720724

Xcede's Data Science recruitment team are working with one of the world's largest insurance and reinsurance companies who have built a leading Data Science Lab (20+ people) over the last 3 years. They are continuing to expand the team and are looking to hire an experienced Data Scientist in London.

This particular hire will focus on applying machine learning algorithms to underwriting and pricing problems, so any background or experience in the area would be advantageous.

The team work on the full end-to-end - project inception and algorithmic design through to deployment and production. They have dozens of ML use cases already live, in production, delivering multi-million-pound impact. This is a great business to join for people who enjoy having a big, tangible impact in their role.

Requirements:
*MSc or PhD in Statistics, Machine Learning, Mathematics, or a similar scientific field
*Demonstratable commercial experience designing machine learning solutions
*Strong Python skills
*Background in insurance, pricing, risk or actuarial science would be preferred
*Strong communication and presentation skills

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Matthew Jones on matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9931. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.

For all of our live Data Scientist positions in the UK please click here - https://www.xcede.com/jobs/data-science/united-kingdom/