Data Scientist - NLP & Knowledge Graphs

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum + Amazing additional benefits

  • Contact:

    James Dance

  • Contact email:

    james.dance@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00030558_1583935813

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Are you interested in harnessing state-of-the-art research in NLP and Knowledge Graphs within a brand new commercial context?

The Company

This leading global retail platform has a phenomenal opportunity for a Senior Data Scientist with expertise in NLP and/or Knowledge Graphs to join a critical new initiative within their product team. With over 1 million customers shopping with them daily, they have a ginormous quantity of data to delve into, both structured and unstructured, and a stellar data science team to boot.

The Senior NLP Data Scientist Role

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

Key Responsibilities:
Designing and implementing data ontologies for various business use cases, storing semantics within these ontologies
Evolving the ontology for a product knowledge graph
Researching, developing and productionising machine learning algorithms
Sentiment analysis to delve into current trends and uncover popular themes

The Successful Senior NLP Data Scientist

If you are interested in state-of-the-art NLP research (NER, linked data, entity linking etc.) and have a solid coding experience, this could be a fantastic next step for you in your career within one of the country's most impressive data science teams.

Desired Skills and Background of the Senior NLP Data Scientist:
Solid Python coding experience
Knowledge of the latest SOTA NLP research
Exposure to knowledge graphs and ontologies
Proficient in tools such as Neo4J and Cypher

If successful, you will be offered a highly competitive salary paying between £60,000 and £80,000 based on experience.