Pricing Data Scientist

  • Location

    Lewisham, London

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £53000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Calum Ross

  • Contact email:

    calum.ross@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027249_1550491270

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-19

  • Consultant:

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Xcede's Data Science team are working with a major player in the insurance space who are looking to bring on a dedicated Pricing Data Scientist to join their established team. As the first data scientist in the pricing team (but not the broader organisation), you'll have the chance to establish processes, work on a broad range of problems and shape the development of data science within the unit - this is an incredible opportunity for someone looking to leave their mark and take the next step in their career. Very competitive package and fantastic career progression available within a truly data led organisation.

Essential:
- 2+ years commercial experience in Data Science
- Solid grasp of machine learning techniques, particularly tree based methods and linear models
- Proficiency in Python
- Ability to explain technical concepts in simple terms and to liaise with internal/external stakeholders
- MSc in a quantitative field

Desirable:
- A willingness to mentor junior staff with the aim step into technical management
- Pricing experience is not a requirement, but is certainly useful

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/