Senior Data Scientist - Series A Fintech Start-Up

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Niall Wharton

  • Contact email:

    niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00025408_1556727579

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-27

  • Startdate:

    asap

  • Consultant:

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Senior Data Scientist Series A Fintech Start-Up

Xcede's Data Science & Engineering team are currently working with one of the most exciting financial assistance focused apps in the world on their next stage of growth following a multi-million funding round. With a team of data scientists & ML specialists already in place (and a very technical founding team to boot) our client is looking for a Senior Data Scientist who loves applying their knowledge and skills to the core Product of any business. With a rapidly increasing user base (doubled their active users in just a few months!), the problems that they deal with on a daily basis are only continuing to scale.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Using the data from a variety of sources to enhance product development at the company.
  • Understand core product metrics.
  • Outline new areas of interest for the company based on quantitative information.

Requirements:

  • A relevant MSc / BSc in Computer Science, Maths, Stats or a related area.
  • Excellent modelling skills in Python / R and strong SQL experience.
  • Evidence of commercial experience where there has been uplifted in profit/user acquisition / etc (circa 4 years of experience)
  • Happy to work in a dynamic environment where key business targets can change quickly!

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist or Data Engineer positions, please contact Niall Wharton on niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9908.