Research Data Scientist | Logistics Start-Up | Barcelona | €60-70k

Barcelona, Spain
13 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017

RedCat Digital are working with a disruptive logistics start-up which is transforming the B2B logistics market across Europe to find a Research Data Scientist to lead the team from their office in Barcelona.


The right candidate in a nutshell:

  • Strong academic background in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or similar
  • Proven experience with Machine Learning, Predictive Modelling & Recommender Systems.
  • Fluent in English and legally able to work in the EU.


The Company

My client is a disruptive on-demand logistics platform which operates in the B2B space. Their technology allows businesses of all sizes to deliver to their local customers with increased speed and efficiency, even allowing for 1 hour delivery! All the while they are creating thousands of economic opportunities for businesses and courier partners as well as redefining customer expectations.


Since their launch 2 years ago they have successfully grown to over 160 people in locations such as Barcelona, London & Paris with ambitious growth plans for the rest of 2017.


The Research Data Scientist Role

Currently we are looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join the team in Barcelona. Example of projects treated by the team includes, but are not limited to: dealing with prediction and forecasting using geo-spatial data, improve critical business needs sustained by statistical analysis, ranking problems and algorithms related to the dispatch logic. Additionally you will be building real-time data pipelines and working within a highly talented Data Science team in an extremely versatile environment.


About You…

The right person for this role will have an excellent academic background with a strong research focus concentrated around Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or something similar. You will have proven experience building recommender systems and predictive models and will have be an advanced user of Python, R. and Scala as well as distributed systems frameworks such as Hadoop, PIG, Hive or Spark.


It is expected you will be able to present an extensive publication list as well as proven experience in Kaggle challenges etc.


Get in Touch Now!

If you want to make a real impact in a disruptive business which is going through a period of accelerated growth then do not hesitate to get in touch. Contact Andy Driver today on 07507 877838 or email

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