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Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

Manchester (Remote working options available) 

£50K - £65K

Forward Role have partnered with a fast growing, leading online holiday retailer, on their search to bring a Senior Data Scientist into their Manchester based team. With data science being a relatively new area within the business, and as a small team, the senior role will play an important role in implementing strategies and really enhancing the use of data across the business whilst bringing in new ideas and skills to share across the team.

What are they looking for?

Essential skills:

  • Experience programming in Python and SQL
  • A background in a mathematical / scientific subject
  • 3+ years of experience working within the data science field
  • Strong technical knowledge
  • Experience working within a business setting
  • Experience working with stakeholders


  • Experience working within e-commerce
  • Experience mentoring junior members of staff

What will you get in return?

  • Generous discount on holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote/hybrid working options
  • Annual Hack Week
  • Private health care
  • Travel to work scheme - interest free tram and train loans and cycle to work scheme
  • Onsite subsidised coffee shop
  • Food and drink discounts across a number of venues in Manchester City Centre
  • Gym discount
  • Share incentive plan
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption pay
  • Free bar every Friday afternoon
  • Charity contribution - they will match any funds raised by an employee for charity, doubling the total funds raised.

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.

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