Principal Data Scientist - £120,000 + bonus + benefits

Principal Data Scientist - £120,000 + bonus + benefits

Job Title: Principal Data Scientist - £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £95000.00 - £120000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00066621_1531132971
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2018 11:42

Job Description

Principal Data Scientist - £120,000 + bonus + benefits

I have been tasked with finding an exceptional principle level Data Scientist to join their Advanced Analytics practice Headquartered in London.


As a principle data scientist your role will be to work closely with clients to gain an in depth understanding of what the unique problems facing the business are and help them to understand how they can use the latest advanced analytical tools and techniques (i.e. predictive analytics, Statistical modelling, AI/machine learning etc) to become truly data driven and gain some real ROI from the adoption of analytics solutions.

The principle data scientist will be mostly focused around clients within the Bankings & FS, Capital Markets, Retail and Healthcare sectors in London. You will conceptualise your solutions, manage delivery teams on site and be the 'go-to person' for all queries around advanced analytics as you guide the client through their journey.


- Ability to prove successful experience as a Data Scientist in a similar role conceptualising and implementing advanced analytical solutions
- Exceptional knowledge and experience of Machine Learning (i.e. linear models, clustering, regression, gradient boost, neural networks etc)
- Solid understanding of statistical modelling and predictive modelling
- Experience with statistical programming languages such as Python, R, SAS etc
- Good understanding of RDBMS systems and SQL for querying
- Experience with distributed systems such as the Hadoop Ecosystem
- Any experience in a Consulting environment highly advantageous


- Salary up to £120,000 + bonus
- Benefits including generous contributory pension, flexible working, health care, life assurance, income protection, travel insurance, vouchers, discounts and more...
- Access to fully funded training, certifications, conferences, meet-ups etc


Your new employer is a leading technology consultancy with a global footprint spanning 6 continents. They operate at the forefront of using the latest innovations in cognitive computing, hyper automation, analytics and cloud to deliver unparalleled support to their partner clients.

The Advanced Analytics practice is their fastest growing and best performing practice, having increased revenues by 200% in the last three years. They are investing heavily in the area, working with some of the biggest brands and providing exceptional opportunities to advanced to running your own region quickly with hard work!!


Principal Data Scientist - £120,000 + bonus + benefits

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