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Senior Data Scientist

  • Location:

    West Hoxton

  • Sector:

    Technology, Data

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ola ojayi

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 7247 5747

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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Job title: Senior Data Scientist
Location: London based
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60,000 - 100,000 DOE

Are you a hard working committed individual? Can you bring a fresh, creative flare to different aspects of data science for a variety of clients? Then this could be the job for you!

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a great financial business services consultancy! I am currently looking for a Senior Data Scientist to come on board on a permanent basis, with the start date being as soon as possible.

This hands-on data scientist position will utilise languages such as Python, R, SQL, Hadoop/ Hive and harness the latest artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies in the industry right now whilst working with structured and unstructured Data.

You will be responsible for solving a range of different business problems ranging from financial crime detection, improve product take-up rates, customer retention and portfolio optimisation using a number of different data science techniques.

Essential Skills

• Confident Python ML software coding skills
• Demonstrable hands-on experience with ML libraries (such as scikit-learn and/or TensorFlow)
• Commercial hands-on Data Science experience
• Broad understanding and experience of ML/AI principles (key assumptions and benefits of ML/AI; algorithm types; experiment design; limitations etc)
• Fluent communicator in both written and spoken English, with an engaging personality and a professional and approachable style
• Strong client-handling skills
• Experience in ML applications such as: Deep Learning, NLP, Information retrieval, Text mining, Bayesian models, Graph theory, Recommendation engines

In return you will receive a salary from £60,000 to £100,000 plus an extensive package of benefits.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, and you would love to work as a Senior Data Scientist where you can challenge and expand your skills, as part of a successful team please apply within or call Ola Ajayi on 0207 2475747 or email

Alternatively, if this Senior Data Scientist job is not the role for you, but you have someone you can recommend please get it touch. We offer up to £500 for all successful referrals placed.

Please note that due to the volume of applications, you will only be contacted if you are successful.
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