Lead Data Scientist

Lead Data Scientist
Data Science
£70 - 80,000
South East
United Kingdom
30-06-2021 10:36 AM
Our client is a high-growth, innovative tech start up within the legal security sector. They are looking for an experienced Lead Data Scientist to join their organisation and build out a data science team.

This is a great opportunity to get in early with a company that are looking to become the new industry standard in their field. This is a multi faceted role working within both the tech and business functions of the organisation to build a solid data pipeline that increases visibility and allows stakeholders to make informed, data-driven decisions.
They have the foundations of a best in-class modern data stack, using Fivetran to capture data from their various tools and integrations. They process huge volumes of data in BigQuery using DBT to orchestrate their pipelines and curating data sets to empower people to analyse data and improve the business.

As the first data person within the business you will be the first point of contact on all things data and be responsible for the data strategy and direction of the company working with all departments. This position is ideal for individuals who would thrive in a start-up environment and be keen to solve data problems with the appropriate solution to have impact as well as being highly involved in hiring and training a team around them. 


Strong commercial experience in a data analyst or scientist role working across a data stack.
Proficiency with SQL, ELT and pipeline tooling
Experience conducting analysis to inform decision making
Good understanding of data visualization best practices
Strong ability to communicate complex analyses to both technical and non-technical stakeholders up to senior leadership.
Good understanding of legal requirements for data privacy and security under the terms of GDPR


Experience with DBT, Fivetran and/or Looker
Experience working in a Tech startup

Fantastic benefits package included!

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