Lead Data Scientist

Lead Data Scientist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data & Analytics, Contract & Freelance, Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Connie Tobias

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Sphere Digital have partnered with a Leading Digital Agency based in London who are looking for a Lead Data Scientist to join their Data team on an 6 month contractual basis starting ASAP.

Our partners are looking for an individual who has previous experience leading data science projects who has worked within a similar role for at least 4 years. The successful candidate will be able to work with Big Data, have a passion for data science and be confident with SQL, Python and Tableau.


The Job

As Lead Data Scientist, you will be responsible for:

  • Extracting and analysing complex data
  • Leading data science projects
  • Executing multiple brand strategies
  • Data collection, preparation and modelling
  • Executing projects using high level technology
  • Working across a number of brands
  • Attribution and media mix modelling
  • Using insights to make recommendations
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders
  • Data collection, preparation and modelling

Key Skills:

  • Machine learning and statistical techniques
  • Deep learning and data mining
  • Statistical knowledge
  • SQL
  • Python
  • Tableau


  • Immediately available
  • At least 4 years experience within a similar position
  • Experience working on FMCG/Retail clients is a bonus
  • Strong technical ability
  • Strong understanding of data focused marketing


Apply Now

You can apply for this role now by sending us your CV or by calling us now! Don't forget to register as a candidate too.

Connie Tobias

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