Data Scientist

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    BI, Data & Analytics, Data Science

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Megan Jones

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Data Scientist - London - up to £50,000

Are you keen to join an organisation where you can use your analytical skills to make a real difference and add value to people's lives? I am looking for a mathematically and technically minded person who is keen to use their skills to improve children's educational development.

An award winning educational platform is looking for a talented individual to join their data team and lead the development of their new digital tool. This tool is a key part of their mission to grow the business and achieve their mission of providing excellent to tuition to all children. You will be responsible for developing Machine Learning algorithms to control the presentation of content and optimise the delivery. You will also be working alongside the software architect to help configure a rules engine to control the presentation of content to help drive student performance.


  • Apply Machine Learning techniques to pre-recorded data to help drive the development of the digital tool and provide insight on performance
  • Optimise the delivery of educational content on the digital tool
  • Facilitate best progression rate for students
  • Analyse current progression rates and set out a method to provide continuous improvement


  • Experience in deploying Machine Learning techniques
  • Statistical Modelling
  • Strong skills and demonstrable experience in probability and statistical inference
  • Programming skills (python)
  • Good communication skills and ability to explain technical concepts to non experts

The Company

This company have won numerous awards, including The Sunday Times 25 Best Big Companies to Work for 2019. They deliver tuition to thousands of children across the country helping them develop their literacy and numeracy skills but also they help grow their confidence. It is a great opportunity to apply your technical skills to an industry that will have real positive effect on others.

They also offer a great benefits package including buy/sell holiday scheme and a bonus scheme

Data Scientist - London - up to £50,000

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