Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Data Analytics, Data Science

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  • Salary:

    £100000 - £110000 per annum + bonus+bens

  • Contact:

    Sam King

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior Data Scientist - Online retail - £100,000 + bonus + bens

Sphere are proud to be working with one of the world's most well-known and highly sought-after retail businesses. We are looking for a senior data scientist to join the online arm of their business. You'll be working for one of the most famous companies in the world, renown for retail excellence, a huge online presence and continuous growth and development. This is a serious opportunity to become a key member (and driver of company decision making) of this well-known retailer who are growing from strength to strength.

The Job

  • To research and build individual algorithms made for recommender systems and personalisation
  • Continue to enhance existing ML processes as well as make your own suggestions and decisions on how to put these solutions in to action
  • Be a team lead / manager for the other data scientists in the business
  • Create and continuously develop long term ML projects
  • Be the subject matter expert for Machine Learning modules which are used by the whole team
  • Help create a strategy to focus on the expansion within the international market


  • Demonstrable experience with several years using Python in a commercial setting
  • Msc or PhD in mathematical or computer science related discipline
  • A deep understanding of Machine learning and coding from scratch; specific techniques may vary
  • A thorough understanding of statistics
  • Passionate about detail and solving problems - inquisitive nature, naturally analytical with a positive mind set and proactive attitude
  • Team player
  • Happy with a sense of ambiguity and a company which is subject to growth, change, development and hard work!
  • Enthusiastic to work for one of the most sophisticated data science set-ups in Europe

Apply Now

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Sam King
Executive Consultant
0203 869 2048 /

Sphere Digital Recruitment currently have a variety of job opportunities across digital so feel free to get in touch with us to find out how we can help you. You can see more of my current vacancies by looking at my profile here: Sphere, Meet The Consultants

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