Junior Data Scientist

  • Artefact
  • London, UK
  • 20/12/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Artefact (formerly Artefact-NetBooster SA) is a digital marketing agency built on the perfect union of marketers and engineers. The agency works with the largest global brands to redefine the future of customer experience through new technologies. The company has 25 offices across 17 countries, with 1000+ employees delivering three service offers : Data Consulting, Digital Marketing Expertise and Technology Development (Big Data and Artificial Intelligence). Artefact was awarded the most innovative agency of 2017.

Over 600 clients, including 100+ blue chip clients such as AccorHotels, Orange, Carrefour, Emirates, and Monoprix, rely on the agency’s profound marketing experience. Artefact, founded by three alumni of the renowned French Engineering School Polytechnique, Vincent Luciani, Philippe Rolet and Guillaume de Roquemaurel, has sustained a steady growth rate since its creation in 2015 and has multiplied its turnover threefold in 2016. Artefact is listed on the Euronext Growth Paris Stock Exchange and is one of the largest independent international agency led by media and data experts.

What you will be doing: Key responsibilities

As a Junior Data Scientist, your role will encompass:

  • Conducting ambitious projects in the transformation of clients through data
  • Collaborating with the other Divisions (Activation, Creativity, and Strategy) to provide comprehensive services to your clients
  • Developing privileged relationships with our clients, using your technical abilities to assist in the transformation of their marketing department

Among your responsibilities as a Junior Data Scientist, you will be responsible for:

Performing data projects

  • Securing delivery on your projects
  • Communicating your work and achievements among the team
  • Working closely with your Consulting counterpart to build and maintain strong relationships with your clients and best understand their needs
  • Ensuring that your solutions are bringing values to the client problematic
  • Being a good team player, knowing your role and responsibility in the global ambition

Being a great tech person

  • Demonstrating the skill and credibility required to ensure the success of our clients’ initiatives
  • Researching and developing new technical approaches to address problems efficiently
  • Sharing best practices and contributing to Artefact’s institutional knowledge
  • Embodying Artefact’s values and inspiring others to do the same

Qualifications: Education & experience required

  • A Master’s degree in machine learning, mathematics, computer science, or related fields
  • Hands-on experience developing and applying data-driven solutions in a corporate or consulting setting, preferably in a consumer marketing context (experience in the web industry is a plus)
  • Strong knowledge of data processing, data modeling, algorithms, and data architecture
  • Intellectual curiosity and excellent problem-solving skills, including the ability to structure and prioritise an approach for maximum impact

What we are looking for

  • A Doer: you get things done and inspire your teams to do the same
  • An Analyst: you LOVE data and think every company should take their decisions with facts
  • A Pragmatist: you have a hacker mindset and always find the quick wins
  • A Mentor: your clients and teams naturally seek for advice
  • An Adventurer: you’re an entrepreneur constantly looking for problems to solve

Why you should join us

  • Artefact is the place to be: come and build the future of marketing
  • Progress: every day offers new challenges and new opportunities to learn
  • Culture: join the best team you could ever imagine
  • Entrepreneurship: you will be joining a team of driven entrepreneurs. We won’t give up until we make a huge dent in this industry!