Job Overview

Senior Data Scientist

Location: City of London, London Salary: £70000.00 - £100000 per annum
Type: Permanent Contact: Jared Cave
Posted: 11 days ago

My client, one of the world's leading providers of reinsurance and insurance is seeking a Senior Data Scientist to establish a new business unit and introduce cutting edge machine learning use-cases. This is a greenfield initiative in a business unit which offers a start-up feel, with the backing of a big organisation.

The successful Senior Data Scientist will:

  • Work closely with the unit's Data Engineer and Data Architect to lead new machine learning projects
  • Design and implement production-grade solutions
  • Communicate with internal and external clients, communicating technical content to a business audience
  • Work in an agile setup

Successful candidates will likely:

  • Have a degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or related quantitative field
  • Be analytical problem solvers with the ability to assimilate complex information
  • Exhibit knowledge of languages and techniques like R, Python, SQL
  • Have interest and prior knowledge in machine learning, statistical modelling and related technologies

Some nice-to-haves:

  • Experience in distributed computing (e.g. Spark)
  • Experience with geographic modelling or processing of geo-data
  • Knowledge of Text Mining, Natural Language Processing and related technology platforms and tools

Please apply now if you would like to be considered!

Keywords: Data Science, Analytics, modelling, machine learning, NLP, distributed computing, Python, R, SQL, Spark

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