Data Scientist - Personalisation

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus, etc.

  • Contact:

    Niall Wharton

  • Contact email:

    niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00026290_1545055432

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-15

  • Startdate:

    asap

  • Consultant:

    #

Xcede's Data Science recruitment team are working with one of the UK's e-commerce companies who are looking to add to their existing Data Science team, based in North London. The Data Science team (10 people) are split into a number of key product areas including Personalisation, Recommender Systems, Optimisation, Computer Vision specialisms.

The Data Science unit engages with a number of different teams and stakeholders in the business, leading a huge variety of work. With circa 80,000 product lines across their entire catalogue and the need to ship to over 225 countries, automating and optimising this process through machine learning will have a huge impact.

Requirements:
- MSc or PhD in a statistical / related degree (Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Physics, Computer Science, etc.)
- Experience working in a marketing / digital / consumer led environment
- Programming language: Python, Scala, R, C/C++, Java
- Strong SQL
- Good machine learning experience
- Distributed systems experience - Spark / Hadoop

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Niall Wharton on niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9908. 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/