Senior/Principal Data Scientist

Added: 07/08/2019

REF: 927

Contract: Permanent

Location: Dublin, Ireland

Senior/Principal Data Scientist at a global tech company in Dublin

A technology firm in central Dublin offering the combination of the support of a global organization but the freedom and flexibility of a start-up is looking to build out its Data Science function in Dublin. They are looking to hire some of the top Data Science talent in Europe, the Data science team playing the leading role in the success of the organization. Focusing on the dynamic ad tech space, the role of the Senior or Principal Data Scientist is to build a user acquisition system, focusing on customer lifetime value through building incredibly dynamic segmentation algorithms, predicting customers’ future spend on future products and optimizing bidding strategy, building predication models at scale. The department plays a key role in allocating budgets and revenue generation. Other areas you would be involved in are fraud detection and prediction of how various media streams will perform.


You will have studied at a top technical university and have demonstrated high achievement throughout your career. Working in a team of highly skilled, intelligent and driven individuals in an open, warm and learning culture, working as part of the team and showing a desire to continually learn and improve is crucial.


Your skills will typically include:

  • A strong statistical background, with experience working with time series analysis, Bayesian theory and other statistical techniques OR
  • A solid statistical background with a strong data science, engineering, machine learning skills, taking models to production
  • Python, Airflow, R, Spark, Git, AWS and other relevant Data Science and Machine Learning products


The company offers the opportunity to work with truly impressive people in an open, fun environment. The work you do has real impact, and the intellectual challenges are stimulating and constant. Working for a manager who gives freedom to try out new concepts, own workstreams and develop continually, in an environment where you will be supported to be the best you can. This role is real data science and the problems you solve will have a huge impact on the organization.

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