Data Scientist

Data Scientist
  • £65,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, UK Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire GBR MK9 1LA
Job Ref: 50218307
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 25 November 2021

The big question: why on earth should a Tech professional like you work for a 150-year-old retail chain? Because my client are on a journey. Changing the way they operate. Learning to think nimble. Giving their teams the time and freedom, they need to push boundaries. To create amazing systems and technologies. To give the colleagues and their customers even more incredible experiences.

There are thousands of experts to talk to and learn from. They've got data from billions of transactions, millions of qualitative and quantitative customer feedback responses, and streams of delivery van location data to play with. Things get built here. They get made here. They hit customers and colleagues quickly.

The team ADA (Applied Data and Analytics) Data Science, is responsible for:

  • Developing in-house AI solutions that assist/automate decision making across the business
  • Working closely with engineering teams to ensure they deliver 'production-ready' models, that do not require extensive refactoring
  • Acting as machine learning, simulation, and optimisation subject matter experts, enabling our sister function 'ADA Analytics' to deliver advanced analytics projects

Essential requirements:

  • Proficiency with Python, SQL and the Data Science stack (pandas, NumPy, scikit-learn, etc.)Familiarity with software engineering best practices including version control, CI/CD, testin
  • Experience with Agile team management methodologies (preferably Kanban)

In return you'll get:

  • £65,000 + bonus
  • Colleague discount across the multi-brands - Sainsbury's, Argos, and Habitat
  • Holiday allowance
  • Pension plan
  • Private medical insurance
  • Special offers on gym memberships, restaurants, holidays, retail vouchers and more
  • Flexible working

Lorien Plc is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

25/12/2021 15:14:14
GBP 65000 65000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Jamie Haydock

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