Senior Data Scientist

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    London, England

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    £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum

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    James Dance

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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The Company

This disruptive RegTech startup has a phenomenal opportunity for a Senior Data Scientist with expertise in NLP to work on a variety of interesting text-based projects, ranging from topic modelling and recommender systems to ontologies and information retrieval. The company, whose mission is to eliminate the burden of risk and compliance, is building a Real-Time Regulation platform, facilitated by the use of machine learning, NLP and advanced analytics.

The Senior Data Scientist Role

Coming in as a Senior Data Scientist, you will have a stellar opportunity to develop your technical skills in a hands-on, fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:
Applying advanced machine learning and NLP techniques (topic modelling, word embeddings, ontologies, IR) to drive business decisions
Researching and developing new techniques, looking at state-of-the-art literature, discovery the ideal solution for each particular problem
Writing production-ready code
Defining data strategy, uncovering novel use cases for their extensive database

The Successful Senior Data Scientist

If you are interested in have some great commercial experience as a Data Scientist and have some specific NLP / text-based experience, this could be a fantastic next step for you in your career within a fast-growing RegTech startup.
Desired Skills and Background of the Senior Data Scientist:
Solid Python coding experience
Experience using ML frameworks such as Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch etc.
Experience of NLP techniques for text representation, semantic extraction etc.

If successful, you will be offered a highly competitive salary paying between £60,000 and £90,000 based on experience.