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Lead Data Scientist

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: IT
  • Contact: Dan Kirkpatrick
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 November 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH77526_1633016685

A truly innovative data centre operator with data centres (both colo and edge) across Europe is looking for a Lead Data Scientist. This permanent role has been created to support the next stage of the company's growth and is London based although home working will be available. You'll be the first hire in the team so it's a very hands on role but with great opportunity to progress your career and potentially build a team.

The Role

As their Lead Data Scientist, you'll have influence on the business as a trusted council on matters related to technology and business strategy and you'll have a fundamental impact on the organisation's long-term success. You'll establish the organisation's reputation as a centre of excellence for specific areas within technical infrastructure data science, statistics, and machine learning and then, when needed, build a world class team. In addition, you must be able to challenge and effect change and you'll always be looking for opportunities to improve the business through the application of quantitative methods and data analysis.


To succeed in the role of Lead Data Scientist, you'll need to have held a similar role with Cloud, Machine Learning and Monte Carlo experience. Industry wise they are open but would like you to have a varied background - in this role, one day you might be doing the analysis to decide where to builld the next data centre and the following day you might be working with the CFO on finance models. Any experience of building / managing a team and / or data centre projects will certainly hold you in good stead.

How to apply...

In return for your skills, you'll receive a salary of up to £100,000 plus 15% bonus and 10% matching pension. A higher salary may be availabnle for an ideal candidate. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in being considered please email me your CV via the "Apply Now" button

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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