Data Scientist - Retail - Python

Job Title: Data Scientist - Retail - Python
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North London, London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: BBBH84452
Contact Name: Robert Lindsay
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2020 08:59

Job Description

Senior Data Scientist - Retail - Python

We currently have a Senior Data Scientist role available for a high profile Retail company with UK headquarters in North London.

This is a great opportunity to work with one of the richest data sets in the industry and the ability to see your insights turned into real solutions on a regular basis.

*Python OR similar experience preferred


  • Fluency in two or more of Python, Java (or equivalent), and SQL.
  • Experience conducting analysis on large data sets and providing rigorous interpretations of the results.
  • The ability to model complex problems mathematically and/or computationally
  • A solid understanding of key statistical concepts.
  • Machine learning experience.


  • Experience in a retail, e-commerce or FMCG consumer-facing business
  • Cluster computing data processing frameworks (e.g. Spark)
  • Common machine learning toolkits (e.g. scikit-learn)
  • Deep learning frameworks (TensorFlow, Theano, Torch)
  • Strong academic record including a postgraduate degree in mathematics, statistics, or the sciences.


  • You will plan and manage data-driven projects for the business
  • You will support the hand-off of prototype systems and algorithms to operational technology teams
  • You will effectively communicate complex technical issues and findings to a range of technical and non-technical internal audiences

If you feel you skill set matches the above requirements, please send your CV through or contact Robert on 0207569 9971.

Senior Data Scientist - Retail - Python

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.