Feb 19, 2019Full time
Data Scientist - Consumer Insights City of London Up to £60,000 Data Scientist needed to join an exciting consumer insights team within the UK’s largest payment provider. This financial leader is looking to commercialise its data capability and want you to help them develop new consumer data insights propositions for their corporate customers. As a Data Scientist you will be developing and testing data-driven products that help corporate customers understand their own consumers’ behaviour better. This will involve using analytical tools, statistical modelling and machine learning techniques to analyse consumer purchasing behaviours. This role will give you the opportunity to: Develop industry leading models that harness statistical and machine learning techniques Perform complex data integrations with both internal and external data sources to create highly differentiated analytics solutions. Work with technical stakeholders to define the product roadmap and summarise requirements. Interact with customers to communicate analysis, evaluate their needs and test potential new solutions. A bit about you: A strong academic background, having studied a quantitative subject such as mathematics or statistics Proficiency in R, SQL and Python Solid understanding of modelling e.g. decision trees, cluster analysis, propensity modelling Comfortable working with large, unstructured data sets and optimising code Experience of consumer insights Capable of explaining complex concepts in an easy to understand manner It would be great if you also had : Some data commercialisation experience Experience using spark Commercial experience of building products for marketeers.