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Lead Data Scientist

Job Description

Principal/ Lead Data Scientist


£80,000 - £105,000 + benefits

Remote from Portugal, Ireland or U.K.

Xcede are excited to be partnering with a well-known Music Publishing Company who are looking for a technical project lead.

The role is fully hands on, you will be helping the company create matching Algorithms to detect Copyright infringements and anomaly detection models through the use of Meta Data..

This is a great opportunity for someone to build a framework from scratch, bringing best practices to the business. You will also get a chance to empower and develop the team by providing strategic and tactical Data Science methods and technologies which increase competitive advantage.

Key skills/experience required:

  • Hands on experience building Data Science models from zero.
  • Hands on experience Deploying ML models.
  • Some management experience, mentoring and providing guidance on projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of the full ML developing cycle
  • Experience developing cloud-based ML services using cloud providers (preferably AWS).
  • Ability to convey technical concepts to a non-technical audience
  • Great scientific thinking, the ability to design effective experiments which help us learn about new problems in the most efficient way

For more information, please send an up-to-date CV to

Python, R, Computer Science, Statistics, Data pipelines, SQL, Regression, XGBoost, Random Forest, Decision Trees, Predictive modelling, Insurance, ML Ops, Machine Learning, CI/CD, PyData, AWS