Senior Data Scientist

Job Type Permanent
Salary Very Competitive
Reference 31900

Our client, a well-known international Sports Betting brand, is currently hiring a Senior Data Scientist to join their team – this role can be remote in Ireland, UK or Gibraltar!

You will join the Business Intelligence and Data Analytics team and play a key role in understanding customer behaviour, creating business strategies and driving business growth.

As a key member of the team, you will be expected to proactively drive modelling initiatives from inception to completion while ensuring that business considerations are always front and centre.



  • Build statistical models to maximise business value across our business; including marketing spends, customer behaviour and responsible gambling
  • Use statistical approaches to exploit predictive value from large internal transactional datasets and external data sources
  • Enhance overall customer behavioural profile and improve organisational capability for optimised next best action, including clustering algorithms to enhance customer behavioural segmentation
  • Interact with business stakeholders to identify key opportunities for predictive analytics and optimisation
  • Articulate model characteristics and impact to business stakeholders efficiently, with less emphasis on technical details and more focus on commercial implications
  • Drive analytical projects through to delivery and embed them within the organisation, advocate predictive analytics to transform operational business processes
  • Adopt best practices and developments in predictive modelling and AI, continuingly developing our capabilities



  • A Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or any quantitative disciplines
  • 5+ years’ industry experience in data mining, machine learning, statistical analysis, and modelling
  • 5+ years’ experience building predictive models
  • Hands on experience in data manipulation and modelling (SQL, Python, R, and other data analysis and statistical packages)
  • Deep understanding of machine learning, statistics and evolving AI technologies
  • Strong commercial sense and analytical thinking


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