Job description

Data Scientist

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Analytics & Insight

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 70k per year

  • Contact:

    Sophie Page

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  • Contact phone:


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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sophie Page

Data Scientist


£40,000 - £70,000

Forward Role are working with a very exciting new Fintech business with in Manchester who are recruiting an ambitious Data Scientist to play a key role in developing the innovative product. As a Data Scientist, you will play a pivotal role in delivering a personalised offering to the consumer through in-depth insight to customer behaviour and developing engagement.

Key responsibilities:

  • Creating and managing complex predictive machine learning models which will control personalisation
  • Quantitative analysis, data mining and data presentation
  • Develop a deep understanding to how customers are interacting with the product and track behaviours
  • Work collaboratively with other departments – solving problems, identifying trends, improving UX
  • Managing the relationships with external agencies
  • Being an ambassador for the brand and getting stuck in to the product with ambition to drive the business forward

Skills and experience:

  • Strong statistical / mathematical background
  • 3+ years Data Science experience in a commercial setting  
  • Strong experience using R, Python, SQL / other similar tools
  • Excellent coding ability
  • Experience with big data and analytical platforms
  • Strong project management skills
  • Confident presenter and communicator

If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch with Sophie on 07824 365 143 or email sophie@forwardrole.com

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