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Lead Data Scientist | Telecommunications | New York, NY | USA

Job Title: Lead Data Scientist | Telecommunications | New York, NY | USA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, NY
Salary: $175,000 - $200,000
REF: JB/1203
Contact Name: John Bevan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Lead Data Scientist | Leading Consultancy | New York, NY | USA


My client, a leading Consultany in its field within Data Analytics is looking for a Chief Data Scientist to have full ownership of technical projects and to liaise between teams throughout the organisation. You will be working on ground-breaking and cutting edge projects, creating an insight in to large data sets to improve the efficiency and profitability of other organisations. These organisations will be from various different industries;


Financial Services

Life Sciences


Consumer Products

Energy & Resources


We are looking for a candidate with a strong mathematical and statistical background, with Machine learning skills.


You will need to display use of the following technical tools – Python for Machine Learning (Ideally SciPy stack) , SQL, R for Statistical modeling.


An MSc or PHD in a numerate discipline e.g. Applied Maths, Astrophysics, Data Science, Analytics

Exposure to large unstructured data sets and modelling desirable.




- Statistical Analysis – R, Python, 

- Machine Learning – Python (SciPy, NumPy) 

- Commercial experience

- Excellent communication and client-facing skills

- An open minded and determined professional with an innovative personality

- Education: Phd or MSc in  (statistics, mathematics, physics, Research).


This is a challenging and varied role at a market leading Consultancy. If this sounds of interest please contact John Bevan on 646 491 6935 or email him at