Lead Data Scientist - San Francisco

Games Jobs - Business / Analysis / Metrics - United States

Job Title Lead Data Scientist - San Francisco
Job Category Analysis / Metrics
Job Description To apply: A leading social casino games company is looking for a really talented Lead Data Scientist to join their team in San Francisco. You would work on the massive quantities of data generated by their slot games online and on mobile as well as lead their data scientists and analysts. The role would involve developing better analytical capabilities for the company, working closely with internal teams to explain and apply insights. You would report to the VP for Marketing and indirectly to the Director for Data Science, working closely with teams across the globe.


Lead significant research projects to examine data and issues in depth

Deliver actionable insights for marketing and product teams

Lead the data science team

Work closely with internal teams to define analytical requirements

Improve platform performance, linking product outcomes to customer strategies

Develop new ETL jobs, predictive models and visualisations


A degree in a highly analytical field such as Maths, Statistics, Computer Science or similar

Several years of work experience in related roles working on quantitative analysis

Experience with social games or mobile apps is highly preferable

Experience of leading and training a team

Highly structured and analytical approach

PyData Stack experience pandas, scipy, seaborn, ipynb etc

Beneficial to have experience with other tools such as R, Scala/Java, Julia etc

Excellent SQL skills

Data visualisation tool experience

Good at data driven decision making

To apply please send CV to adam@datascope.co.uk or tel Adam on 020 7580 6018 for a confidential chat (once we have your cv). We value close, personal relationships with our candidates and applications by this method tend to be more successful.

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Salary Up to $170k
Location United States
Job Category Business / Analysis / Metrics
Date posted 01/05/2018
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