Lead Data Scientist - Commerce - Paris

Job Title: Lead Data Scientist - Commerce - Paris
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris, Île-de-France
Salary: €65000.00 - €90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH21020_1552058064
Contact Name: Carl Ashdown
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 15:14

Job Description

A leading commerce client who require a Lead Data Scientist. This will be a hands-on role, working with business counterparts from across all areas of the business, requiring a high level of autonomy and responsibility.

You will be involved in, and responsible for:

  • Identifying high value opportunities, and designing strategic approaches for value delivery
  • Research and Development including Data acquisition and preparation as well as development of machine learning or analytical solutions
  • Oversight of a portfolio of ongoing data science projects
  • Coaching of junior data scientists
  • Proactive management of data science project pipeline
  • Required experience:

Required experience:

  • Extensive experience working in a consulting environment with an advanced analytics and business change component.
  • Ability to interpret and transfer statistical/model outputs into business relevant and actionable concepts
  • Hypothesis based approach to problem solving, with the ability to adapt quickly to changing project demands
  • Machine learning and statistics (Python/R)
  • Pricing analytics
  • Data transformation (SQL/Alteryx)
  • Designing analytical solutions
  • Ability to articulate complex data science concepts into simple terms for all levels of the organisation
  • Fluent French & English