Lead Data Scientist (Data Science Models, Python, Spark)
South East London (SE1),
£70,000 - £80,000 per annum
Data Scientist, Machine Learning Engineer, Lead Data Scientist, Head of Data Science
Location: London Bridge
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + Equity + 1-2 days remote working + benefits:
- "Fed" talks - like TED talks but you get Fed.
- Regular salary reviews
- Share scheme
- Monthly team drinks, quarterly dinners, birthday cakes and social events
- Coffee/Tea, snacks and fruit
- A great pub on their doorstep
As the Lead Data Scientist you'll manage and mentor a team of 4 Data Scientist on Machine Leaning, Big Data (Spark, Hadoop), Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Models. You can get stuck in hands-on when needed but most of this role is strategy, leading and dealing with the business/client base.
Their current tech environment includes; Python/Scala/Java, R, Apache Spark, Hive/Pig, Linux, AWS/Google Cloud Platform and they're able to train you on the technical side of things where needed.
You don't have to have previous experience leading a team but you will need leadership qualities. As the Lead Data Scientist you'll be developing products that solve real problems for their customers which is at the heart of everything they do!
Most of your time will be mentoring the team, explaining your model ideas to the business as well as to the team to deliver them. You will also be required to get your hands dirty when required or instructing. You will also have potential to grow into Director of Data Science role over time.
If you're a Data Scientist who's keen to find out more, please apply now!