Data Scientist - Scala / Spark

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £90000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Niall Wharton

  • Contact email:

    niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    NJW - DS4_1556727294

  • Startdate:

    asap

Xcede's Data Science team are working with one of the UK's most technically advanced Retail & Investment Banking units who are looking for a Data Scientist to join their team in London. The unit is responsible for providing powerful insights to drive customer and client loyalty - enabling business growth, optimisation, and effective risk management

As such, you'll be resposible for;

*Applying statistical and advanced analytical techniques to optimise and improve business performance for specific business problems and use cases (eg. Fraud, Complaints, Customer Journey etc.)
*Work seamlessly with Business or Function teams to deliver initiatives and targets agreed with the business
*Design and implement analytically based solutions to understand business trends and generate long-term, sustainable value
*Development, implementation, maintenance and testing of strategies and new tools that lead to improved business performance, improved customer/client/colleague experience and improved profitability

Requirements:

*Python
*Scala & Apache Spark
*Agile approach to Data Science

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 9901. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.