Principle Data Scientist - £100k + bonus + benefits

Principle Data Scientist - £100k + bonus + benefits

Job Title: Principle Data Scientist - £100k + bonus + benefits
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00061628_1504617675
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 05, 2017 14:21

Job Description

I have been tasked with finding an exceptional Data Science & Analytics specialist to act as the Principle Data Scientist, leading the Data Science Practice for a global company based in London.


The Principle Data Scientist will provide practice management for all Financial Services engagements and will lead a team of Data Science & Analytics specialists delivering end-to-end solutions focused around Machine Learning, Social Networks Analytics, Digital Analytics, Deep Learning, AI, Cognitive Analytics, Behavioural Sciences etc

As the Principle Data Scientist your role will be to lead the DS team, manage and develop the pipeline of opportunities, both current and future, with existing and new clients. You will act as subject matter expert for Data Science & Analytics technical issues, get involved in pre-sales and be responsible for a regional revenue target.


- Proven experience leading a practice and/or team of Data Scientists implementing Data Science & analytics focused projects in a similar role
- Strong subject matter expertise in the areas of Data Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, NLP, AI and distributed systems such as the Hadoop Ecosystem
- Solid skills utilising program languages such as R, Python, Java, Spark, Matlab etc
- Experience delivering Data Science & Analytics initiatives with the Banking/Financial Services Sector (or comparable industrial experience)
- Exposure to project management methodologies & concepts


For your ability to lead a team and technical expertise within the disciplines of Data Science & Analytics you will receive:

- Salary up to £100,000 + bonus
- Benefits including generous pension, health care, insurances, vouchers, discounts and much, much more...

If this role looks interesting and you could be up for the challenge, apply online or send your up to date CV to

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