Data Scientist

  • Data Scientist
  • Permanent
  • London, UK

We’re looking for a Data Scientist with good foundations in a wide range of programming, mathematical, statistical and data science techniques. The ideal candidate will be happy working alone but will still be a team player who can confidently and proactively communicate across the organisation.

Responsibilities

  • Help us expand our existing reporting and dashboard solutions.
  • Design and perform statistical analysis which will help us understand our userbase better and which will support our A/B Testing needs.
  • Run ad-hoc queries against our data warehouse.
  • Work closely with various technical and non-technical business areas and make sure that strategic decisions are backed by the available data.

Requirements

  • Advanced SQL (common table extensions, window functions etc.) - any flavour will do;

  • Good knowledge of of the Python data analysis toolkit (jupyter notebooks, numpy, pandas, matplotlib, plotly etc.). Knowledge of R / SaS / Stata will also be considered;

  • Solid understanding of basic statistics fundamentals and applications (such as designing and interpreting A/B tests, cohort analysis, t-tests, z-tests, hypothesis etc.);

  • Any experience with BI tools like Mode Analytics/Tableau/Looker and web analytics platforms like Mixpanel and Keen Io;

  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts and apply them.Bonus Skills

  • Hands-on experience with cloud platform solutions like Google Cloud Platform (Compute Engine, BigQuery, Cloud Storage), or AWS (EC2, Redshift, Athena, S3);

  • Git for version control;

  • Linux/Unix experience and use of command line tools;

  • Exposure to data science techniques (supervised and unsupervised machine learning algorithms, time series analysis, outlier detection), ideally in a production environment;

  • An interest in data engineering and in working with unstructured data;

  • Passionate about learning new, cutting-edge technologies and finding applicable business cases as needed;

  • B.Sc . in applied statistics, mathematics, physics, data science, or a related discipline.

  • A passion for gaming.

Benefits

  • Lunch provided daily;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – our founding team is Italian after all!);
  • Pension plan
  • Flexible working environment
  • Monthly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • 5 a side twice monthly;
  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities;