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Data Scientist

Ref: BROADBEAN_318241589898517

on 19 May 2020
Contract Type
£40,000 - £50,000

Do you have the need for speed?

If you are a data scientist and would like to work on motorsports data then this is the role for you. A major London based motorsports company is embarking on a new journey. They want to use its data to create new internal and external analytical products with machine learning at the heart of this.

Your role will be to build models that will interpret this data, predict future sales / customer growth and even review data from the various team's cars! They have already started off with building a new AWS data system to provide an centralised data source for you to work from.

You will work autonomously with support from the head of tech and analytics. Engineering support is also available, so you won't need to be the words best coder.

What you will need
  • Ideally 1-2+ years commercial experience as a data scientist building machine learning and statistical models.
  • Worked with an array of tools including SQL, Python, Tensorflow or Pytorch
  • Exposure to cloud storage, ideally AWS
  • Experience designing and building models from scratch and working with data engineers to get them into production.
The Role

You will be working with a mostly remote team (UK based) and will work directly with senior technology leads dealing with the races, the teams and the various stakeholders involved. Having the technical skills is only the half of it. They need you to be commercial minded and see value in data and what it can become.

They aren't looking for the finished article and are happy to allow you to upskill yourself along the way. As the role will be mostly remote (office visits every 1-2 weeks) you will need to be a self-starter who enjoys can make something from nothing.

Role: Data Scientist Location: Home based with semi regularly office visits to Hammersmith, London Salary: £40k - £50k + package

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