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  • Location: London, London
  • Rate: Up to 525.00
  • Start Date: 09/09/2019
  • Duration: 6-12 months



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.


*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