Senior Data Scientist

  • Job Reference: 328387
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Recruiter: ShareForce
  • Location: United Kingdom - London & South East
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: IT and Telecomms
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

At Datasparq, our amazing team are changing the commercial futures the UK’s leading organisations. We build bespoke products that combine data science, engineering, and product design to get the best of human and machine intelligence. Our Senior Data Scientists take responsibility for conceptualising, designing, and implementing advanced AI solutions that make the world a better place. This is an opportunity for established Data Scientists to take the lead on projects at the forefront of the AI / Machine Learning revolution.

Principal responsibilities will include:
  • Take a lead role in client focuses product / solution development of machine learning, artificial intelligence, and statistical algorithms and solutions
  • Prepare advanced data analyses and present results of these analyses to businesspeople
  • Engage with clients throughout the lifecycle of project on both advisory and delivery assignments
  • Participate in pre-sales activities to demonstrate how data science and statistics may be applied for commercial advantage of potential clients
  • Develop solution prototypes and deliver POC / CRP sessions
  • Define and help to design the analytics solution architecture
  • Lead and support blended teams of colleagues, client, and partner resources to help share knowledge and develop an integrated delivery ethic
  • Support the on-going development of the Data Science capability through involvement in technical strategy, recruitment, and training / development
  • Maintain and continue to develop advanced understanding of the technical landscape for advanced Data Science solutions
  • Participate and actively contribute to the UK Data Science community
Skills / Experience Profile
  • A track record of demonstrated value/impact to business through Data Science investigation and projects
  • Some project leadership experience with agile Data Science methodologies
  • Ability to effectively communicate their technical/process ideas at a company level (e.g. at chats, seminars)
  • Substantial experience with Data Science oriented projects and investigations
  • A high quality quantitative first and second degree with good evidence of exploratory investigation in industry or academia
  • Expertise in several Data Science tools or techniques
  • A willingness to pursue professional accreditation with one of the core learned bodies around Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science
Additional Information
  • Salary Offered: Market Leading + Bonus
  • Locations: Office (London) / Home / Hybrid / Flexible
  • Benefits: PMI, Pension (5%), Bonus, Share Scheme, 25 Days Annual Leave]
  • ShareForce is the exclusive managed recruitment partner of Datasparq
About Datasparq
Datasparq is an ethical AI product creator, service provider and consultancy. We are a highly dedicated team of experienced data scientists, engineers, product designers and visualisation professionals who solve impactful problems for a diverse range of companies from international airlines to multinational pharmaceutical companies to luxury global hotel brands. As a company, we don’t just value diversity - we place it at the heart of what we do. We need diverse thinking from diverse people to help us create solutions quickly that are effective and respect the audience for the tool. We build AI/Data Science tools and turn them into robust and trustworthy services for customers. We start from sometimes fundamental research and iterate using basic Lean Startup principles to find Data Science solutions to complex but valuable problems. We work hand-in-hand with our Engineers to ensure that solutions are crafted for productionisation and ultimately deployment. We run data science products in the cloud as services for our clients or deploy to their infrastructure as needed and we do so at pace.