Senior Data Scientist – Telecoms and Mobile

Senior Data Scientist – Telecoms and Mobile

A global giant in telecoms and mobile are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join the larger 5 analytics teams, totalling c.50 people, as part of continuous growth and ambition. 

Already a highly respected and heavily invested team, the aim is to drive even more machine learning and NLP projects going in to 2019. 

This team have really transformed the business as a true pioneer for machine learning and data science within the industry, creating never-before-tried capabilities with astounding long-term potential.


The Job

  • To help lead data science capability and development as the business continues to invest
  • To work on advanced algorithm development and machine learning projects across the business
  • To look at tariff recommender and computational calculations projects
  • Optimisation and network development
  • Relaying your development and analysis back to the business when needed
  • Deep dive analysis for millions of customers in the form of structured and unstructured data
  • To challenge the business with demonstrable solutions to business problems via machine learning and NLP projects



  • Msc or PhD in Mathematics, Machine Learning, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics or Engineering
  • Demonstrable experience in a Machine Learning / Data Science role
  • Experience of applying advanced statistical models and ML algorithms for complex problem solving
  • Python, Hadoop or other relevant tools
  • An interest to be involved in new product development
  • A natural affinity for data science is expected; Kaggle competitions, outside of work projects
  • Passionate about detail and solving problems – inquisitive nature
  • A desire to drive and learn new technologies
  • Ready to take on any challenge – supervised or unsupervised
  • A team player and an ability to hold conversations with different teams when needed


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

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