Senior Data Scientist | Global Sports Brand | Germany | €70-80k

13 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017

RedCat Digital are working with one of the largest sports & Ecommerce brands in the world to find a Senior Data Scientist to join the team based just outside of Nuremberg, Germany.


The Company…

My client is a recognised giant and market-leading brand of the sports world. Employing more than 60,000 people in over 160 countries worldwide they generate sales of sports equipment in excess of €19 Billion per year. Their products break records, set trends and make history in the sports world and they take this ambitious mind set in to the business world.


The Role…

My client’s current aim is to build a world-class data-driven team with Big Data being at the heart of everything they do. Their current need is for a Senior Data Scientist to join the team in their German HQ, the role will entail working closely with internal business partners to understand their challenges and define how data science can help improve their business. You will be building Machine Learning models and pricing engines as well as modelling customer behaviour.  You will create prototypes for new personalisation features and turn machine-learning outputs in to operational data products as well as research and leverage new machine learning methodologies to improve current products.


About You….

The right person for this role will be an experienced Data Scientist who has been working in a consumer based company. You will have excellent hands-on skills in both R. and Python and will have significant experience builign Machine Learning models. You will be educated to masters degree level in computer science, mathematics, statistics or something similar as a minimum and will have at least 4 years commercial experience as a Data Scientist.


In addition you will be a collaborative team player who communicated effectively with colleagues form technical and business areas as well as being a Data Science enthusiast who is ambitious and wants to build a career in Big Data.


This role is open to anybody who has the right to work in the EU, my client is very proactive with assisting candidates with relocation for anybody wishing to apply from the UK or Europe.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the most well-known brands in the world, something which does not come around too often. To hear more please contact Andy Driver on