Data Scientist

City Pantry
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Your roleWorking with us as a Data Scientist, you will:Bring a combination of mathematical and scientific rigour, entrepreneurial thinking, and a hunger to build intelligent machines that drive the company forward.Translate unstructured, complex business problems into practical, powerful algorithmic solutions.Collaborate with cross-functional teams across disciplines such as product, engineering, operations, and marketing.Process, clean and verify the integrity of data.Help the wider business to conduct advanced analyses.Present findings to senior management to guide business decisions.The algorithms you develop will be quickly tested and implemented and you will have direct, measurable impact to the bottom line.SkillsPython, SQL, Computer Science, Stats, Math, Positive Can-do Attitude, Data Scientist, Pandas, Sci-kit Learn, PhD in Machine LearningSectorsQuestionsAre you legally able to work in the UK?, Tell us about the skills and experience you can bring to this role? About the Role:Some examples of the problems you might develop & improve models are:Driver routing & scheduling.Customer demand forecasting.Driver demand & availability forecasting.Vendor scheduling.Customer churn prediction.RequirementsWe do what we say we will. Here's what we'll need from you:MSc or PhD in Machine Learning, Math, Stats, Computer Science or equivalent.Commercial experience or a strong track of working on relevant side projects.Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and optimisation algorithms.Good scripting and programming skills.Experience in Python (pandas, sci-kit learn, etc.) or R.Proficiency in using query languages (SQL).Great communication skills - being able to explain complex model to all types of business partners.High-energy self-starter with a passion for data, attention to detail, and a positive can-do attitude.