Job Title: Data Science Manager
Reporting Line: Head of Data Science
Job Location/Office: London/Cluj
This role manages a selection of projects to optimise marketing activities, personalise our products and increase automation. These projects deliver improvement using Statistical methods and Machine Learning.
Paddy Power Betfair is a data rich organisation with a diverse selection of products and technologies. This role will coordinate with a wide variety of teams, leveraging varied skills, experiences and technologies.
This is what you’ll be doing:
Building Predictive Models and Segmentations
Your team will be responsible for building classifiers, regressors, clusters, Bayesian models and recommendation systems. You will manage these projects, co-ordinating a talented team of data scientists and a wide group of business stakeholders. Recent examples have included: optimising PPC bidding, optimising Brand spend, clustering for CRM, predicting churn and more
Managing Datasets & Scheduled Jobs
Our models rely upon overlapping input data. This needs to be managed efficiently. You will be responsible for scheduled jobs that maintain this data, as well as the batch execution of algorithms. You will liaise directly with Data Architecture teams to ensure that our practices are always improving, and to ensure consistency between batch jobs and live execution.
Working with Business Stakeholders and Managing Priorities
A key aspect of this role will be capturing the demand for predictive analytics within the organisation and prioritising our work. This will require close collaboration with business stakeholders, internal end-users, and tech delivery teams.
Education, Qualifications & Experience