Chief Data Scientist

  • Ampers & Consulting
  • London, UK
  • 15/07/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Chief Data Scientist

My client, a wicked AI start-up are looking for a bright and talented Chief Data Scientist to run their Data Science and Artificial Intelligence teams to solve complex issues across their business.

The Chief Data Scientist will be based out of their London (they also have offices in Bristol and Edinburgh), they have been running for 4 years now and have recently had a series £5 million series A funding and as such are looking to bolster their IT teams.

The Chief Data Scientist will use their extensive background in Data Science to develop machine algorithms and solutions, inclusive of developing machine learning models into production environments. The Chief Data Scientist will lead the identification of new opportunities utilising machine learning and additional methods and technologies to develop prototypes.

As part of the Senior Management team, the Chief Data Scientist will lead the support and engagement across their key clients and play a big part in the recruitment drive through 2020.

Requirements for the Chief Data Scientist

  • 10+ years of experience with predictive and descriptive analytics in Python, R, or other high-level languages
  • 3+ years of experience with developing industry leading Natural Language Processing (NLP) solutions, including entity extraction and AI powered search
  • 3+ years of experience in developing AI Powered solutions at enterprise scale
  • Experience with the application of data science and machine learning algorithms, including structured, unstructured, or relational and data mining and machine learning techniques

This is an amazing opportunity to be part of a one of a kind company that are changing the way we consume data. In addition to a competitive salary they are looking at offering equity options for the Senior positions. They also offer 25 days per year holiday, annually increasing by 1 day for each year's service to a maximum of 30 days. They also offer a Holiday Buys scheme, allowing employees to obtain another 5 days holiday (subject to certain conditions) for each holiday year