Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £90000 per annum + Amazing additional benefits

  • Contact:

    James Dance

  • Contact email:

    james.dance@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00030349_1581694615

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

The Company
This nationally renowned eCommerce brand has a phenomenal opportunity for an experienced Senior Data Scientist. The company, who feature products from thousands of UK creative businesses and manufacturers, are looking to drive more business value through data science, specifically through increasing marketing ROI and improving the user experience on their site.
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:
Leveraging historical transaction data and purchase patterns to predict customers' tastes and recommend personalised products
Building advanced attribution models for multi-device and multi-session user journeys, to improve marketing ROI and make spend more efficient
Optimising the site through techniques ranging from A/B testing to multi-armed bandits
Collaborating with product and marketing teams to identify, design and improve workflows and processes
The Successful Senior Data Scientist
If you've had expertise in areas such as recommender systems, search, text mining, attribution models or reinforcement learning, and you've got solid commercial experience as a Data Scientist already, this could be a fantastic next step for you in your career within a booming eCommerce brand.
Desired Skills and Background of the Senior Data Scientist:
Solid coding experience in Python and the typical ML stack
Good SQL skills
Statistical / probabilistic knowledge of hypothesis testing
Experience with both supervised and unsupervised ML techniques with large data sets
If successful, you will be offered a highly competitive salary paying between £70k and £90k dependent on your breadth of experience.