Lead Data Scientist

Job Title: Lead Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £80000.00 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH7253_1511439003
Contact Name: Edward Strong
Contact Email: estrong@venquis.com
Job Published: November 23, 2017 12:10

Job Description

A Senior Data Analyst is required for a London based role. The client is a big data / data analytics company which originated in the US, and is now undergoing rapid growth.


  • Ownership and responsibility for delivery of client and internal projects within the Applied Data Science team.
  • They have technical ownership of client projects, and interface with the sales and project management teams for project scoping and post-sales technical support.
  • Leading teams of up to 5+ data scientists and data engineers in project delivery.
  • Provide oversight and direction to the Applied Data Team.
  • Regular stakeholder engagement.


  • Knowledge of machine learning.
  • Experience of working with SQL and Python.
  • Strong knowledge of fundamental statistics and experience applying abstract mathematical concepts to noisy real-world data.
  • Experience of working with, big data technologies such as Hadoop and Spark would be highly advantageous.

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