Lead data scientist


Lead data scientist

  • Location

    Stockholm, Sweden

  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary::

    70000kr - 90000kr per month + Bonus + benefits

  • Contact:

    Mohit Rajpara

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  • Job Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Our client is on an exciting journey towards becoming the leading retailer in advanced analytics. The AI team combines one of the industry's largest data sets with state of the art advanced analytics and artificial intelligence to enable data-driven decision-making across the full value-chain. The engineering team is growing and is looking for a lead data scientist.

The role

you will be in charge of building the data science cohort and shaping the rapidly growing advanced analytics team. We offer you an exceptional opportunity for personal development, in which you, together with the AI leadership team, will navigate through the business' most complex problems using advanced analytics as your tool for improvements. The position as a Lead Data Scientist is a fun challenge with plenty of responsibility, in which you will work in a fast-paced start-up environment with some of the best people in advanced analytics and AI.


- Have a university degree in an analytical field, a PhD or equivalent through working experience

- Have a proven research background with peer-reviewed publications (ideally 10+ publications in pretty good conferences)

- Have 3+ years working experience with machine learning (ideally 5+ years)

- Have relevant working experience in an industrial environment (at least 3 years using data science or machine learning in a business driven environment)

- Have a good business acumen and an eye for creating value out of research

- find it easy to work with other people, both closely in small research teams as well as loosely across functions

- Can clearly and concisely communicate ideas, methodologies, results, and consequences to both technical and non-technical audiences

- Fluent in English (spoken and written)

The client ideally wants candidates to be based in the EU, If you feel this role is for you then apply ASAP! looking forward to hearing from you.