Data Scientist (Senior Manager) - FS - £125,000 + Benefits

Data Scientist (Senior Manager) - FS - £125,000 + Benefits

Job Title: Data Scientist (Senior Manager) - FS - £125,000 + Benefits
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £95000.00 - £125000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension etc
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00077680_1534265574
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 17:52

Job Description

Data Scientist (Senior Manager) - FS - £125,000 + Benefits

My client urgently requires a Data Scientist (Senior Manager) to join their FS Technologies focused practice based in London.


A Data Scientist (Senior Manager) would work with C-Level stakeholders in the FS Sector (Retail Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance etc) as the Advanced Analytics SME and would help them to understand how they can use advanced analytics such as Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics & Neural Nets to make truly data driven decisions that will increase operational efficiencies, help them to make better strategic decisions and give them the upper hand over their competitions. You would then solutionize your POC and see through the transformation by either delivering the finished article yourself or managing delivery teams who will take care of implementation under your watchful eye.

At this level the Data Scientist (Senior Manager) would also be involved in building the practice through identifying opportunities increase revenues, assist with RFIs/RFPs and help to recruit the data scientists needed for the continued expansion and growth of the practice.

There are also, opportunities at Manager level for those who may feel Senior Manager to be step too far at this stage in their career, but who can bring the passion for solving unique problems with advanced analytics, a desire to own there own projects and advanced build a lasting career!!


- Proven successful experience in a similar role delivering advanced analytical solutions with demonstrable ROI for the business
- Extensive Financial Services Sector exposure (Fintech, Retail Banking, Investment Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets etc)
- Exception skills in applying Machine Learning (Regression, Segmentation, Gradient Boost, Decision Trees, Random Forest, Naive Bayes, SVM, Neural Nets, NLP, Deep Learning etc)
- Strong programming skills in statistical languages including Python, R, SAS ec
- Solid experience with large data sets and Big Data Tech such as Hadoop, HFDS, Hive, Spark etc
- Ability to tell a story through utilisation of data visualisation tools i.e. Tableau, Shiny, Qlikview etc
- Skills in managing teams of data scientists delivering analytical solutions
- Experience in a Consultancy environment preferred, but not an essential!!


Your will be employed as a Data Science (Senior Manager) at one of the leading Management Consultancies globally. This particular role is within a niche Financial Technologies practice bridging the gap between strategic consulting and technology delivery.

Internally, they operate an open, support and inclusive environment. You will be encourage to develop your soft and hard skills, attend courses & conferences and have clear achievable routes to career progression in a company with huge buy in to continue to expand into the Data Science space.


- Up to £125,000
- Package includes bonus, car allowance, 25 days holidays (+BHs), private medical, health care,pension, holiday buy/sale, gym, vouchers/discounts and more...

Apply now and take the next big step in your career!!

Data Scientist (Senior Manager) - FS - £125,000 + Benefits

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