Data Science & DevOps Lead

Data Science & DevOps Lead

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data Science

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Mary Dunlop

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Sphere are excited to be the lead Partner for an innovate Global Media & Marketing agency and they are looking for a Data Science Lead to join to join their Worldwide team.

This person will be an experienced hands-on data scientist and lead the data science thinking and practice across the business and their Global clients such as, Rolex, Dyson and Unilever. They will also be responsible for a team of Data Scientists, with plans to grow the team and progress into the "Head of" position.

The Job

  • Development of Global AI solution - provide inputs for development of new solutions - from prototypes to fully fletched solutions
  • Lead and drive the development analytics tools and solutions across team
  • Coordinate the cloud-tech offering for data practitioners in collaboration with data engineer, including driving best practices, standardisation and collaboration across the data scientists in the global network
  • Implement state-of-the art technology/data-science practices/models or algorithms, and assess how can they impact the business (e.g. Deep ML and AI)
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to address their challenges


  • Post-graduate degree in Engineering, Computer science or relevant degree.
  • Experience in consulting or media or analytics environments.
  • Strong coding experience in Python.
  • Experience prototyping of products solutions (Spark, R-shiny, Dash/Flask etc.)
  • Knowledge of modelling solutions and Experimental designs (e.g. A/B and Multi-Variate testing) to support business decisions
  • Machine learning and AI experience
  • Strong communication and influencing skills at senior level
  • Team management and previous experience onboarding and training
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, client demand driven environment.

They offer an extremely creative workplace, with an extensive benefit package and work-life balance. Joining my client will allow you more autonomy, freedom and creativity whilst keeping you constantly trained in new techniques and methodologies.

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Mary Dunlop

Data & Insights Consultant

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