Data Scientist

Data Scientist (Contract, London)

We are seeking the on-going services on an experienced Data Scientist to join a leading, multi-million-pound start-up organisation based in Central London. It is a hugely exciting time for them, and you will be instrumental in building a revolutionary, next-generation customer experience. Our client is a champion of technology, this being a fantastic opportunity to work on a unique, customer focused platform.

You will be part of a team of Data Scientists, Engineers and Designers to help build and optimise, through research and experimentation, our data driven products.

Role & Responsibilities

• Design and develop state-of-the-art algorithms in Recommendations & Computer Vision
• Conduct practical research, taking a scientific approach focused on delivery
• Build large-scale data pipelines
• Work closely with internal Engineering teams to integrate Machine-Learning algorithms into the platform
• Contribute to the design of new product features
• Drive innovation using disruptive technologies

Person Specification & Criteria

• MSc or PhD in related topic i.e. Machine Learning, Image Processing, NLP, Computer Vision
• Background in related fields i.e. Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics
• Knowledge of Word Embeddings, Learning to Rank, Named Entity Recognition models, Filtering & Information Retrieval
• Proven track record in building and delivering ML products
• Fluent in Python and Math/ML packages
• Comfortable dealing with large amounts of data
• Ability to build data pipelines
• Knowledge of big data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Hive)
• Non-relational databases and streaming platforms
• Strong English and communication skills
• Championing Data Science, with a keen interest in emerging scientific and technological advancements

For more information, or immediate consideration for this role, please contact Charlie Grant at CPS Group UK on (Apply online only) or email

Data Scientist (Contract, London)

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