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Trinity Mirror Plc

Senior Data Scientist (NLP)

London, United Kingdom

06 March, 2019

Salary

Β£60K - 85K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Python
  • Scikit-Learn
  • Relational Databases
  • Machine Learning
  • NLP
  • Deep Learning

To sum it up...

A leading British newspaper and digital publisher, innovating the future of media!

Role overview

Intro

We have all the flexibility and freedom working in a Startup but have the security and funding of a large organisation.

We are an πŸ’₯ explosive πŸ’₯ Startup in London that has been set up to develop brand new products for a well established company. We have all the data you could ask for, we know what type of products that need to be built, we just need a Data Scientist who wants to have chance to build them from scratch. You will still have full rights to creativity and research to add, tweak and develop other products too! πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»

NLP experience is key and they are Pythonists 🐍 at heart ❀️, but they are open to what language you prefer to use.

We are tasked to create a band of amazing people to tackle the biggest media challenge of all: Content Monetisation. πŸ’Έ We’re passionate about creating a new user paradigm which puts the user πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘§ and content in the center and allows for seamless journey between finding something and acquiring it with 1 click. πŸ–±οΈ

The team is acting independently as a standalone startup, with secured funding.

Contribution/Responsibilities

We build software that relies on a lot of fast paced experimentation and iterations. We are lucky to have access to almost 300Mil unique browsers πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦

and their user behaviours on our website, so we are in a unique position to make something unique and amazing!

As our Senior Data Scientist you will be part of this process, working closely with engineering and product leads, owning all the AI and algorithms we will be creating.

  • Create models based on unstructured data to derive actions at scale πŸ“ˆ
  • πŸ” Identify product opportunities and be actively involved in shaping up the product
  • Prototype solutions, conduct data analyses to solve large-scale inference problems, improve existing insight products and introduce new products to delight our customers
  • Develop best practices around how experiments are run and analyzed

Working with: Our Tech Lead and independently.

Skills & experiences:

  • An advanced degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics, physics, operations research, or related area βœ”οΈ
  • Experience creating NLP / DL models to extract insights, create features andprovide recommendations, mixing content and user data
  • Experience applying quantitative methods to real world problems 🌍
  • Experience with Python, and libraries like scipy, scikit-learn and pandasπŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»
  • Experience with relational databases such as PostgreSQL (experience with NoSQL databases, Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Redshift or BigQuery is a plus) πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»
  • Experience with modern data processing frameworks like Spark is a plus
  • Great communication skills, and ability to Get Stuff Done

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space

Trinity Mirror Plc

    This is a unique opportunity to be part of something that has the speed, agility, and independence of a top-tier startup, with the stability of a huge corporation; while at the same time be part of a broad ecosystem, where you can learn and evolve next to great people.

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    Salary

    Β£60K - 85K

    Contract type

    Full time

    Technologies & frameworks

    • Python
    • Scikit-Learn
    • Relational Databases
    • Machine Learning
    • NLP
    • Deep Learning
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