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Data Scientist

Innovative Software Start-Up

Remote / London

New Listing

Perfect opportunity for a talented Data Scientist to join a fast-growing and diverse tech start-up. They combine distributed computing, unique simulation technology and machine learning to create predictive ‘urban models’ used in the public sector to estimate the impact of any near-future changes.

This a fantastic chance to play a central role in a very exciting and ambitious product development phase. You will work directly with the Head of R&D, Head of Product Delivery and Data Scientists, delivering cutting-edge ML applications to support the provision of their autonomous dispatch system. Work is varied: responsibilities can include developing data ingestion pipelines, developing and training of probabilistic prediction models, and the creating and running of simulated scenarios.

This role would be perfect for a creative individual who enjoys working in different problem areas, able to drive a project from inception through delivery. You will also be a skilled communicator, adept at listening just as much as giving opinions.

Requirements

  • Solid programming skills in at least one language – Python preferred
  • Strong maths background, with experience using statistical inference and an understanding of Bayesian inference, and/or developing multi-agent simulation and Reinforcement Learning environments
  • Proven track record applying analytical skills to problems such as data collection, analysis, visualisation, problem-solving, reporting, etc.
  • Understanding of database concepts and SQL
  • Probabilistic programming using Stan, PyMC3 or Tensorflow-Probability is desirable

Benefits

  • Great opportunity to be part of a collaborative, creative environment where you work truly has a direct impact
  • Competitive salary + generous benefits package
  • Join an early-stage start-up at this exciting and critical time when you can help shape the future of the company
  • In-house and external training opportunities and genuine career development; healthy work-life balance with remote-friendly workplace