Senior Data Scientist

Location: London

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Senior Data Scientist
£60,000 - £90,000

This is an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Data Scientist to join a marketplace start-up in the sports sector!


This Marketplace, product-focused business have just gone through a funding round so they are growing massively over the next year! They have a really exciting product, with their mission being to get people more active. As a Senior Data Scientist you'll be joining two other Data Scientists in the business and reporting into the Director of Analytics; they employ people from the top Tech companies so you'll be learning from the best. It' a really collaborative working environment so they need someone who is comfortable communicating with designers, engineers and product managers. If you're an experimentation expert looking to join an exciting start-up and really make an impact, this could be a great next step.


As the Senior Data Scientist for the business you will:

  • You will use advanced analytics and modelling techniques looking at customer data to make predictions around customer churn using Python and SQL
  • You will focus on AB testing and experimentation using Python and SQL
  • You will identify opportunities to utilise data science to make improvements to the business
  • You will be liaising with the wider Product team working alongside the designer, and engineers for a specific product to help improve the product and suggest new products
  • You'll have a lot of input in product decision-making and strategy


  • Bachelors/Masters/PhD in a numerical field is essential
  • An excellent understanding and proven commercial experience of AB testing & experimentation
  • Experience working in a start-up environment is beneficial.
  • Experience working in a marketplace / product focused environment is beneficial.
  • Tech: Python/R/SQL


  • Basic salary £60,000 - £90,000
  • Equity
  • Benefits


Please register your interest for this role by sending your CV to Rosie O'Callaghan via the apply link on this page

Please note that our client is currently running a fully remote interview process and able to on-board and hire remotely as well. This role is intended to be home working for the duration of the pandemic.

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