Head of Data Science

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80000 - £130000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Calum Ross

  • Contact email:

    calum.ross@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00030799_1589194412

Xcede's Data Science team are working with an exciting late-stage eCommerce start-up who are looking to hire a Head of Data Science to take the helm on ML strategy within the business and lead a talented team of 5 scientists while retaining hands-on responsibilities.

This could be a fantastic opportunity to help build out an impressive data science function and progress your career.

Requirements
- Extensive commercial, hands-on data science experience
- Proven ability to lead and mentor teams of data scientists
- Proficiency in Python and it's associated ML libraries. NLP experience would also be
beneficial
- Strong communication skills
- Knowledge of data platform technologies (ie. AWS, Hadoop, Airflow etc.) would be
beneficial but certainly isn't a requirement
- MSc/PhD in Data Science, Computer Science or a related quantitative field


If you are interested in this or other Data Science/Engineering opportunities please contact Calum Ross on calum.ross@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9922. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.

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