Head of Data Science

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London, South East England, EC1
Salary
£115,000 per annum
Posted
22 Feb 2019
Closes
03 Apr 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Marketing, PR / Communications
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Head of Data Science

London

Up to £130,000

The Company

This is your opportunity to work in one of the largest media companies in the world! This role will give you the ability to grow your own team of data scientists from the ground up and shape this capability from scratch.

The Role

In this team you will start off managing 2-3 data scientists and then grow this to about 20-30. You will get the unique opportunity to grow a big team and also remain hands on using tools such as Python, Spark and Cloud ML. In this role you will:

  • Lead the data science strategy and team to deliver data science solutions e.g. retention, acquisitions and customer management using Python and Spark
  • Recruit and maintain the data science function
  • Engage with senior stakeholders to identify and implement advanced analytics solutions
  • Develop and implement end to end best practices e.g. model development, management, test design and deployment using Python and SAS

Key Skills and Requirements

  • Degree in STEM subjects
  • Five years, or more, experience in Business Analytics using different types of databases
  • Experience in Machine Learning
  • Experience in Python with experience on GCP e.g. cloud ML, BigQuery etc)
  • Data Modelling
  • Experience with Tensorflow, Orange, SQL, SAS, R Matlab
  • Experience with Spark, C/C++ or Java

HOW TO APPLY

Interested? Please register your interest by submitting your CV directly by applying to this advert.

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