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Lead Data Scientist

Retail

Lead Data Scientist to join a well-known retail business based in London

The client

I am currently working on an extremely exciting opportunity for a Lead Data Scientist to join a well-known retail business based in London. (currently remote). Over the last year, they have rapidly expanded, generating millions of sales and acquired hundreds of supporters worldwide.

The role

The Lead Data Scientist will come in to help them in setting up an R&D team. Also looking at emerging technologies and how to incorporate AR/VR, working closely with senior management to create a roadmap. They’ll be hands-on development of PoCs and production applications while managing expectations for development of tooling and features.

The candidate

Skills needed:

  • Experience with delivery and deployment of ML framework and implementation
  • Experience working with Python (SciPy)
  • Previous experience training machine learning models (SciKitLearn, Tensorflow or similar)
  • Good knowledge of visualisation tools
  • Experience in leading/setting vision

 The interview process will be three stages and could even turn around within a few days. This position is currently fully remote, however when things are ‘back to normal’ they would ideally like this person to be in at least two days a week (office based close to Victoria). The position will pay up to £100,000 and offer various benefits, including bonus and generous holiday allowance.

We welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes parents, the self-taught, the university-educated, and people of a wide variety of nationalities, ages, and socio-economic backgrounds.

Obviously, we’re looking to ensure it’s a solid fit from both sides: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day for work.

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply to be part of life at Zebra People. We are committed to a fair and accessible recruitment process for all candidates. We would be happy to meet any accommodation requests during the application or interview process, please just let us know.