Senior Data Scientist - Recommender system

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Jones

  • Contact email:

    matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00031452_1601562128

Xcede's Data Science team are working exclusively with one of the world's largest social networking platforms. With hundreds of millions of users globally, they are one of the most established tech brands around. They are currently growing their London office where most of their data, tech and product teams are based.

They have an established data science (machine learning and product) team, but are looking for their first dedicated hire who will focus on their recommender system. They are looking for an experienced Data Scientist who has extensive experience designing and productionising recommendation algorithms at scale, ideally on a platform that has a huge customer base.

This is a very exciting role that can lead into a Lead Data Scientist role as they further expand the sub-team in this area.

Requirements:
*MSc or PhD in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Mathematics, or similar STEM subject
*Solid experience working with recommendation algorithms / recommender systems / recommendation engines
*Strong Python skills
*Solid machine learning background

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Matthew Jones on matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9931. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.

For all of our live Data Scientist positions in the UK please click here - https://www.xcede.com/jobs/data-science/united-kingdom/