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January 29th, 2021
Senior Data Scientist | Surrey | £55,000 – £65,000 Base + £5,000 Car
At KDR we are lucky enough to be working with a UK Household name – a company that is looking to beef up its already impressive, data science team, and they are looking for the right Senior Data Scientist to do so.
This Senior Data Scientist role has a focus on a suite of data science products. This will include the integration of these products into a wider, pre-existing system, as well as systems they plan to be working with in the future.
Your new team:
◼️ You’ll be in an established Senior Data Science function, joining a team of 7 Data Scientists & their Head of Department. They are all at different levels with varying skills and all value knowledge-sharing.
◼️ You’ll report straight into the Head of and this is a new hire due to how busy this team currently is and plans to be.
Your new company:
◼️ They are big – so if you are after a start-up these guys aren’t for you.
◼️ This department is growing and there is a lot of work to do, so if you like the idea of being part of a large, stable company with set processes in place – but being sat in a smaller/family feel division as part of this; it would be perfect for you.
About you and the skills you’ll need:
◼️ The ideal person for this role will have strong NLP experience. In addition to this, working knowledge of ‘Fuzzy Matching’ systems will be a huge bonus to any application.
◼️ Hands on programming experience with R or Python (preferably)
◼️ SQL experience to extra data
◼️ You’ll be a natural communicator, to liaise with stakeholders and colleagues across the company.
In return, you’ll receive a competitive base salary + a car allowance worth £5,000 which you can take as cash + benefits (including at least 2-3 days WFH home) and full-time remote working until at least April 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Best of all, you’ll be working with one of the worlds most recognised organisations in their field!