Lead Data Scientist


Come and lead the Data Science team at FISCAL Technologies where you will have the opportunity to provide thought leadership and direction across multidisciplinary data science projects. You will be instrumental in driving innovation within the flagship software by carrying out research projects using the latest algorithms as well as bringing business insights to the fore to enable data-driven decisions.

What you will be doing…

  • Playing a leading role in the development and design of the departmental vision, capabilities, infrastructure and quarterly/annual roadmap for the launch of data science services
  • Managing and supporting data science team members in an agile way
  • Maintaining a deep understanding of the business’ dynamics and taking initiative to conduct exploratory data analysis and experimental designs
  • Bringing together multiple stakeholder groups such as customer success, engineering and IT to ensure solution development and delivery
  • Scoping, designing and managing live ML models to ensure they are optimal and relevant for the latest data
  • Creating/updating data pipelines and dashboards for internal and external reporting to deliver business-critical information

We are looking for someone with…

  • Demonstrable experience of working in a data science position (3-5 years) with a strong background in algorithm development, core business analytics, metric generation and delivery
  • Education to degree level in a quantitative field such as Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics or Computer Science
  • Proficiency in SQL, python and machine learning
  • Great communication skills who enjoys collaborating with a team of talented data scientists and engineers
  • Strong problem-solving skills who can think creatively 

What gives you an edge…

  • Previous experience of developing and enhancing SaaS products
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms (Azure, AWS, GCP) and big data tools (Spark, Hadoop)
  • Experience of working in a finance environment

Need any more reasons to work with us?

It’s an exciting time to join FISCAL Technologies as we are expanding which will give you an opportunity to stand out and grow with us.

Established in 2003 and operating in the ‘Fintech’ space, FISCAL has approximately 50 employees, it is an environment where you will have an opportunity to make a big difference, we work hard but have a good time too!

We give back by supporting our chosen charity of the year and hold lots of fun events for employees to take part in. The company has been an award recipient multiple times for being a great place to work and we’re proud to hold a Queen’s award for innovation.

  • A hybrid working policy
  • 25 days Annual Leave plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Holiday buy & sell scheme
  • Employer pension contribution
  • An inclusive employee recognition scheme
  • Employee bonus scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

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