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Data Scientist - Greenfield, London, UK

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Data Science & Data Engineering
60,000 to 90,000 per annum
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Xcede’s Data Science recruitment team are working with a verification and security start-up who are looking to hire their first Data Scientist in a greenfield project. The company’s product has been very well received, and having just gone through Series A funding, the next focus is to grow their Data team.

They are hiring a Data Engineer and a Data Scientist in parallel. The Data Scientist will be responsible for tapping into the vast data sets that they have available (internal and external) to help identify useful Data Science/machine learning projects for the whole business, their clients and the product itself.

They are looking to hire an experienced Data Scientist who will thrive in a start-up environment and will be excited by a quick career path to a “Head of Data” role within 12-18 months.

- PhD or MSc in Statistics, Machine Learning, Computer Science or a similar field
- Ability to draw insights and drive decisions around how to add value to a business’s core product
- Experience working closely with data engineers to support with data warehousing and data pipelines
- Experience or passion for working in a start-up environment, with a self-starter attitude
- Good Python and/or R skills
- Experience managing or mentoring other Data Scientists, or experience setting out a data science roadmap for a business would be a bonus

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Matthew Jones on or +44(0)203 301 9931. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.

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Tel: 0203 301 9931
Fax: 0203 301 9901
Contact: Matt Jones

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