Senior Data Scientist | Downtown Lisbon | €55,000 – €65,000 base salary + benefits
Innovation and modernisation is at the heart of this end-user organisation, and the complexity of their product data and focus to be data-driven has generated the need to employ a Senior Data Scientist with R or Python programming skills, and previous experience of applying Machine Learning techniques in a commercial environment.
As the Senior Data Scientist across the European market, you’ll be contributing to the development of a flagship suite of products that need taking to the next level (they’ll already in production) whilst applying machine learning techniques to maximize their predictions across the EU market for these said products, whilst giving insight to key internal stakeholders. This includes analysing huge and very complex datasets – and given the size/volumes of their data across multiple platforms and businesses, you will not be bored!
Your new team:
This is a very established Data Science function where you will be joining a team of 10 other Data Scientists (who are based in the UK, 1 of which an is EU Data Scientist) and their Head of Department. They are all at different levels with varying skills, and environment & team who really value knowledge-sharing.
You will be based in Lisbon, Portugal to champion Data Science across the EU.
You’ll take complete ownership of your own innovation and design and develop machine learning algorithms, statistical models, as well as data analysis & insight delivery to answer questions to real business problems.
Your new company:
They are a big business – but this is essentially like working for a start-up as you’ll be working in a newly created team in the heart of Lisbon. If you like the idea of little process, and autonomy, this is a fantastic position to consider.
This department is growing and there is a lot of work to do, the pace is fast, but the work is really, truly exciting. You’ll be working on products that are relied upon across my client’s industry across Europe and the UK.
About you and the skills you’ll need:
A proven Data Scientist with experience (as a senior, you should bring at least 3 years’ experience)
Hands on coding ability with R or Python
Detailed knowledge and understanding of statistical approaches to understand data. E.G. Linear regression, Logistic regression, decision trees, cluster analysis, etc.
A strong communicator – you’ll speak both English & Portuguese languages daily
Experience in creating/applying different Machine Learning techniques to large sets of information.
Be an ambassador for the product across the EU
In return, you will receive:
Up to €65,000 as a 14-Month basic salary + €5 per day meal allowance
The chance to work with forward-thinking technologies like R, Python & Cloud solutions such as Azure & associated services.
22 days holiday
Access to DataCamp or alternative online learning platform subscriptions
To be considered hit apply and we’ll be in touch to go through your experience and discuss the opportunity & client in more detail with you.
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