Senior Data Scientist NLP - Retail

Senior Data Scientist NLP - Retail

One of the biggest names in retail, with one of the best data science and analytics teams in Europe, are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to become a vital part of their fun team. The right person will be obsessed with data science, enjoy working in a large, collaborative and highly regarded team and be open minded to quick career progression, continuous training and great benefits!


The Job

  • Research new data modelling, data mining and machine learning techniques
  • Apply this data research across things like; recommender systems, optimisation, pricing, evaluation and A/B testing.
  • Delve further in to what you can do with these findings; NLP, clustering and segmentation.
  • Develop and create improvements to current data science processes, specifically building, executing and continual observation.
  • Leverage forward thinking data tools (Hadoop, Spark, Python, R) to build brand new, not-on-the-market solutions using modelling techniques and data – the focus on implementation.



  • Msc or PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Physics or Engineering
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Experience of applying advanced statistical models and ML algorithms for complex problem solving
  • Preferably experience with tools; SQL or Python or similar packages
  • Practical experience of using a range of statistical methods
  • Commercial acumen; interpret business problems and identify how these can deliver wider business outputs
  • Data story telling
  • Passionate about detail and solving problems – inquisitive nature
  • Ready to take on any challenge – supervised or unsupervised
  • Enthusiastic to work for one of the most sophisticated analytics set-ups in Europe!!


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Sam King
Executive Consultant
0203 869 2048 / [email protected]

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