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Principal Data Scientist - Strategic Consultancy - New York

Job Title: Principal Data Scientist - Strategic Consultancy - New York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$200000 - US$300000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 10249_1529065774
Contact Name: Jack Wallace
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Principal Data Scientist - Strategic Consultancy - New York City

As a Principal Data Scientist for this strategic Data Science consultancy you will be leading analytical and data-oriented consulting engagements within the media and advertisement space. My client is recognised as an industry leader in enabling organisations to interpret market dynamics & shifting marketing forces. Based out of their midtown office you will be the bridge between technical data scientists and strategists to achieve business change and optimization.


- Serving as an engagement manager you will be responsible for developing, planning and delivering data science & data analytics projects

- Manage teams of data scientists & engineers from conception phase through to completion

- Manage external stakeholder relationships

- You will be adept at communicating technical insights to non-technical audiences in a compelling and directional manner

- Develop existing business accounts and identify new business opportunities to sell data services

- Lead proposals, pitches and presentations to existing and potential clients

- Be a key contributor to the development, hiring and retention of the Data team


- Prior experience working within a client driven environment, ideally working on a multitude of projects at any time

- Experience managing data scientists, analysts and engineers on consulting projects

- Exemplary communication/presentations skills

- A thorough understanding of technical domains such as: Machine Learning / Big Data / Cloud

- A Data Science background in Media or Advertising is a huge plus but not a necessity

This is a truly unique opportunity to join an agile and dynamic consulting business where ideas are encouraged throughout.

My client are offering an enviable compensation package, an industry leading benefits package and stock options.

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