Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    England, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £90000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Dance

  • Contact email:

    james.dance@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027467_1557925155

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Data Scientist

The FTSE 250 Insurance Company

This FTSE 250 company has a phenomenal opportunity for a talented Senior Data Scientist to join an award-winning data science team and be a part of one of Britain's leading insurers. They are looking for someone used to applying ground-breaking technology to real business problems, someone who wants to see the real-world impact of the algorithms they're designing and developing.

The Senior Data Scientist Role

Coming in as a Senior Data Scientist, you will have a stellar opportunity to develop your technical and client-facing skill sets in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
Key Responsibilities:
*Designing, developing and ultimately productionising end-to-end data science pipelines
*Optimising existing machine learning training pipelines
*Identifying areas for automation
*Keeping abreast of the latest machine learning tools, technologies and architectures
*Working closely with both the head of department and wider stakeholders to embed machine learning into the organisation

The Successful Senior Data Scientist

If you are currently in a Data Scientist or Machine Learning Engineer position, this could be a fantastic next step for you in your career within one of the UK's leading insurance companies and best data science teams.

Desired Skills and Background of the Senior Data Scientist:
*PhD/MSc background in Machine Learning / Statistics / Mathematics / Data Science / Physics / Engineering
*Ideally experience working with large datasets, even better with financial data
*Expertise in Python and main open source ML libraries (Tensorflow, Keras, Scikit-learn)
*Experience productionising DS pipelines

If successful, you will be offered a highly competitive salary paying between £60,000 and £90,000 depending on experience, alongside excellent company benefits.