Senior Data Scientist - London - FinTech

Senior Data Scientist - London - FinTech

Senior Data Scientist - London - FinTech

FinTech - London

Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Benefits + Bonus

AI, MongoDB, MySQL, Python, AI, Data Analyst, Elasticsearch, SQL, SQL Server, Python, R, Matlab, R, Hadoop, Hive, C# .Net, D3.JS, Raphael, Numpy, AngularJS, Quantitative, Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Data Manipulation


A revolutionary Fintech organisation that is set to take the energy trading sector by storm have launched their innovative analytical software product. They currently have a small team of talented IT professionals who look after the UX/UI platform, Back-End services and Data Science platform and are seeking a passionate Lead Data Scientist to give their statistic/data models the competitive edge using machine learning concepts. This is an organisation, which is producing ground-breaking software and providing an analytical platform that will make traders/businesses capitalize on the markets.


This role will see you enhance the predictive models for large data sets. Ideally you will have experience with Geo-Spatial data sets to maximise the efficiency of the predictive models in production. You will have a combination of excellent mathematical, statistical and programming skills using SQL, NoSQL, ElasticSearch, R and Python. You will be maximising the full potential of a revolutionary analytical platform that is taking the energy trading market by storm.

Key requirements for this Senior Data Science role is as follows:

  • Expertise in statistical, analytical and modelling skills - Essential
  • Experience with real-time data and utilising real-time data tools – Essential
  • Obsessive about maximising data performance - Required
  • 5 years experience as a data scientist - Required
  • Strong experience with machine learning concepts - Required
  • Ability to use Hadoop, Scala and Spark - Required
  • Proficiency in geospatial data sets - Desirable
  • Passionate about joining a Fintech organisation – Required

This role offers a chance to join a team of the best IT specialists in the industry. If you enjoy bringing your own solutions and working in a challenging environment, where you are constantly learning and using the best technologies, you will be well suited here. This company offers a great team culture where you will be required to work hard, but the rewards are far greater.

Please get in contact with Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr for more information.