Data Scientist

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    BI, Data & Analytics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Blair

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior Data Scientist / Team Lead - Manchester City Centre - Up to £70,000 plus Equity and some remote working.

A new position has come to light for a Senior Data Scientist to join a Manchester based start-up to get their data science team off the ground. You will play a business critical role in the development of the organisation and will be given reins to grow a team from day 1 (in fact there is already a junior data scientist in the organisation who will report into you).

You will be tasked with all technical aspects of the data science within the business; this plays a crucial role in the development and advancement of the product, which is due for launch soon.

You will be given all the tools you need, (you will have a strong say in this) and the freedom to take the work where you need it go.

You will be involved with setting up all Machine Learning and data feeds the companies needs to allow it create business changing insights and thus and allow continual product development and optimisation.

You will need to have relevant qualifications in Data Science and experience from a role in industry. Experience in NLP would be strong advantage for this but certainly not essential.


  • Strong educational background, Masters / PhD etc.
  • Experience in Machine Learning / Deep Learning
  • Strong Programming Skills - Python
  • Strong analytical Skills
  • Adept at analysis of large data sets
  • You must be happy to undertake new aspects of data science you may have not seen before and learn new skills
  • NLP Ideally.

The company are open to offering equity in the business as part of a very strong reward package for this position. They can also offer a little remote working if needed.

The Person

We are looking for a driven, motivated individual with an analytical mind-set. You will a keen interest in machine learning and delivering business changing insight.

This is an excellent opportunity; please don't hesitate to get in touch for more information.

Senior Data Scientist / Team Lead - Manchester City Centre - Up to £70,000 plus Equity and some remote working.

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