Data Scientist - Optimisation, logistics and supply chain

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Jones

  • Contact email:

    matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027395_1555512237

Xcede's Data Science recruitment team are working with one of the UK's most advanced tech and product companies based in central London. They have three different business streams, but most of the Data Science efforts are focused in their product-build team, with a particular focus on optimisation, operation research and supply chain.

They have a partnership with one of the Big 4 Consultancies, so they act as the machine learning, data science and engineering arm on projects, building products from scratch through to production. They have a very strong Data Science team of over 20, most of whom have a PhD.

For these particular roles they are looking for Data Scientists with a strong background in optimisation, travelling salesman, scheduling, forecasting, supply chain, combinatorial optimization, logistics, etc.

Requirements:
*MSc or PhD in Machine Learning, Computer Science, natural science, or similar STEM field
*2+ years' experience
*Strong Python skills
*Strong experience with various statistical machine learning techniques (Gaussian processes, graphical models, Bayesian inference)
*Background (academic or commercial) in optimisation, travelling salesman, scheduling, forecasting, supply chain, combinatorial optimization, logistics, etc.

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/