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9th Oct

Lead Data Scientist

— Leading FinTech firm

Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Location: Bristol
Type: Permanent
Ref: 7794b


Join and lead a growing Data Science function for a leading FinTech company
Excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking and innovative firm as they migrate to a Big Data platform
Lead the way in providing the next level of customer insight and targeting 

Lead a growing team of 5 and help shape how this company targets their customers
Come and support this fast growing technology FinTech firm with their transition to Big Data Infrastructure

What you’ll be doing 
You will be coming into the business at a critical time, they are about to implement a Big Data Solution, based on a Hadoop framework to capture the huge amounts of data that this company generates. 
Working within the Marketing Department, this role will utilise this data generated and will manage a team, leading from the front in delving deeper into the customer data to ensure that advanced analytics are used to understand and target their customers more effectively. This is the first stage of this role - following this, the Lead Data Scientist will play a big part in demonstrating other applications of Data Science within the organisation.

What experience you’ll need to apply
Experience of leading a Data Science or Analytics function
Strong exposure to Customer Data, Predictive Analytics and Insight Analysis
Exposure to Big Data Infrastructure, i.e Hadoop/Cloudera (preferred), Hive, Lambda architecture, Google Cloud Platform Services, AWS, Hortonworks, Kafka, Spark etc
Excellent SQL & Python development skills
Solid communication skills

What you’ll get in return for your experience  
A competitive base salary of between £60K to £80K (dependent on experience) plus a great benefits package and a bonus scheme.
Excellent working environment in central Bristol.

What’s next?
Please get in touch with Alex with an up to date CV today. Don’t hesitate to call / email to discuss the finer details.

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