Principal Data Scientist

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  • Sector:

    Data Science

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  • Salary:

    Circa $200,000

  • Contact:

    Amelia Jones

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  • Consultant:

    Amelia Jones




We have partnered with a global leader who owns and operates subscription-based services focused largely on analytics; providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation. 


They are seeking a Principal level Data Scientist to join the Search and Analytics team in Philadelphia.




  • Work closely with product managers and business partners across the company to identify opportunities to innovate and build game-changing product features using Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, NLP and Predictive Analytics

  • Own one or more research areas, represent the team in executive-level meetings, mentor other scientists and engineers in the team, and lead the research and delivery of models in close collaboration with scientists and engineers




  • Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or a related field

  • 7+ years proven track record in the application of ML and NLP in an industrial setting

  • A deep technical background along with mentorship and leadership experience

  • Experience owning deliverables for machine learning, analytics or large-scale data-driven product features

  • Excellent programming skills (Java/Python/R/SaS) and understanding of computational complexity and data structures

  • A proven track record of proposing innovative features and platforms, securing funding for their ideas, and delivering significant, quantifiable business impact