Lead Data Scientist

Posted 14 March by Talent Point Ltd Easy Apply

Are you a Lead Data Scientist looking for a new challenge? Do you want to feel you have truly accomplished something new each and every day?

Change the way we learn!

This is a brand new position for a Lead Data Scientist to lead up a small existing team of data scientists, this includes taking a lot of responsibility for strategic direction and looking at exactly where Data Science will fit into this company moving forward.

We are looking for a Lead Data Scientist who wants to take on all responsibilities of a Lead position including mentoring and nurturing an existing team.

The Data stack is currently varied we use a mix of Python, R, Kinesis and the AWS stack to host on. We employ a variety of Machine Learning Algorithms and expect you to help us introduce new algorithms to extend the reach of our Data analytics.

To succeed as the new Data Scientist you will:

  • Be a machine learning expert - We expect you to be able to explain key machine learning algorithms and implement them into our data pipelines.
  • Have a focus on the Business - You will also be commercially minded and be able to relay the findings of the team back into the business.
  • Be able to Code in Python - We currently use Python to write our scripts, any experience working with R would also be highly beneficial.
  • Lead a team - This position will give you the opportunity to take a step up and pass on your knowledge to a small team, helping them become the best they can be! While taking on more pastoral responsibilities, but still remaining hands on.

You'll be working with one of the fastest growing eLearning companies at the moment, while you don't need to have experience in this field a real passion for what you do will be greatly received.

This will be a great position, with an element of challenge to help this company go from strength to strength.

Take your Lead Data Scientist career up a notch and apply now!

Talent Point is a Hiring Communications business, working as sole hiring partners with our customer. We've ripped up the rules and torn apart this Lead Data Scientist job spec to give you total clarity and visibility, painting a vivid picture (approved twice, both at Line and C-level) of the way this company lives, breathes and behaves, and how your role will look over years not months. We present only three applicants for every vacancy so, where we do represent you, you have a very high chance of securing a role with pre-booked interview times to plan around, in-depth vacancy details and no delays. Are you ready to seriously invest in your career progression? Let's design your future.

Talent Point is an equal opportunities employer and no terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation or any other class protected by applicable law.

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