Lead Data Scientist - London - £80,000

Lead Data Scientist - London - up to £80,000

A hugely successful global beauty brand is expanding their tech team. They are looking for a talented Data Scientist to lead and mentor other scientists and also play a pivotal role in the development of the company's technical roadmap. You will be a technical leader therefore it is essential that you have good experience and understanding of various Machine Learning and Data Science methods to take on the whole process from data exploration to building models and finally productionise it.

You role will provide the best service to customers by personalising the communication between company and customer. You will be taking data from different sources and use it to build models that will be deployed as an e-commerce recommendation system.


  • Provide leadership and mentor the technical team
  • Define the data strategy and process right from data exploration to building models and productionising it
  • Build Machine Learning models from scratch
  • Report findings & progress to the company
  • Identify data sources from various channels across the business
  • Stakeholder management
  • Be responsible for talking to different teams and understanding what needs to be done & deliver


  • Demonstrable experience apply Machine Learning techniques
  • Python
  • Experience working with Cloud technologies
  • SQL

The Company

This company is one of the fastest growing brands in the cosmetics industry. In the past 4 years they have more than tripled in size and are recognised as a market leader in the industry. It is a unique working environment because there is the buzz of a start up environment blended with significant financial backing and recognition and reputation of a well established organisation.

This is a great opportunity to work on Greenfield projects which allows autonomy and freedom in project development from scratch and the ability to have a strong influence in the company's tech culture.

If this wasn't enough to tempt you, they place high value on learning and development of employees so there are always opportunities for career progression and learning new technologies and expanding your knowledge.

Lead Data Scientist - London - up to £80,000

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