Senior Data Scientist (Machine Learning / Deep Learning)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    James Jarvis

  • Contact email:

    james.jarvis@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00028946_1566568565

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

DATA SCIENTIST / MACHINE LEARNING / DEEP LEARNING
Senior Data Scientist (Contract)
Rate: £500-£525PD
Start: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
Location: London

My client is looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join their Data Team on a contract basis. You'll work with Machine Learning Engineers, Data Engineers and Product Managers, translating data science into robust and scalable data products.

As a senior member of the data-science team you will be using advanced machine-learning and optimisation techniques to build tools that will improve the business and make the service highly personalised.

Capabilities

*MSc or PhD in Machine Learning, Math, Stats, Computer Science or BSc paired with strong industry experience
*Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and optimisation algorithms
*Comfortable using SQL
*Experience with managing productionisation of data products
*Experience measuring and managing data product performance
*Great communication skills - being able to explain your work and the impact on the business to all types of business partners
*High-energy self-starter with a passion for data, attention to detail, and a positive attitude

Experience in some of the following:

*Experience in Recommendation Systems
*Experience in Deep Learning (RNN)
*Experience in Evolutionary Computation
*Experience in deploying machine learning algorithms into production environments (AWS)
*Experience with Airflow
*Experience in Bayesian inference