Sr Analyst - data mining WEKA R SPSS SAS - London to 160K

Sr Analyst - data mining WEKA , R , SPSS, SAS - London to 160K - salary range from 60K to 160K depending on experience , a data mining genius could be 160K ) Client is one of the largest worldwide social networks with offices in London , Soho

Client is a social network for meeting new people consisting of 165m registered users, operating in 180+ countries and available in over 40 languages. We are one of the most successful internet startups in Europe. We are looking to entice candidates with analytical experience to further strengthen an already impressive team of analysts that has a wealth of data at its disposal on a daily basis. Working hand in glove with both the Product and Engineering team, you will mine through vast amounts of data to shine a light on customer insight and influence a hugely ambitious Product Roadmap that will affect millions of users from around the world each and every day. We are one of the worlds largest social networks for meeting new people. This means that client is not short of opportunities for you to influence development direction based on the vast amounts of data that is generated daily.

Key Responsibilities:

* Research and implement a best-of-breed framework for modeling end-user behavior.
* Design and develop models to verify your product hypotheses.
* Mine for data-driven product opportunities and trends.
* Evangelise the actionable output of your work regularly.

Create and maintain product dashboards for use by key stakeholders.
Experience:

* A solid background in analytics, working with large data sets, ideally with a social network focus.
* Experience of Data Mining toolsets such as SAS, SPSS, WEKA, R. for mining as well as data cleansing.
* SQL Scripting / Querying capability.
* A strong understanding of database technologies, ideally using columnar databases.
* Presentation/Analysis software ranging from Excel to SPSS/SAS or similar.
* Modelling of social networks, messaging systems or other relevant field in a commercial organisation.
* Team leading and Project Management

Person Specification:

* A passionate team player with the ability to coordinate people and activities across multiple functional areas and project initiatives.
* Excellent at building consensus.
* Conversant and strategic in your thinking in all things online.
* Excellent quantitative analysis skills.
* Exceptional at troubleshooting and problem-solving.
* An eye for detail.
* Fast learner with insatiable appetite to learn more.
* A passion for process improvement.
* Willing to roll-up sleeves and get hands dirty.
* A natural forward planner who critically assesses own performance

Education: A degree in Maths, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science/MSc or PHD is preferable, although not essential.

Personality: Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality and business profit. A natural forward planner who critically assesses own performance. Mature, credible, and comfortable in dealing with senior big company stakeholders Reliable, tolerant, and determined. Empathic communicator, able to see things from the other person's point of view. Well presented and businesslike. Able to get on with others and be a team-player. Intellectual Curiosity - a willingness to work outside the strict job description parameters, thinking creatively about how to provide the highest level of service 'outside the box'.

Education:
MSc or PHD in Maths, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science.

As well as enjoying competitive salaries, workers have the added benefit of private healthcare, generous holidays, company pension, gym subsidy etc in a fantastic working environment . You are also safe in the knowledge that you are working at one of the worlds most exciting tech start-ups.

Life there is both fast paced and chilled out. They dress casually and have employees in London, Moscow and the US . HQ is in the heart of trendy Soho, London and the office is light filled and spacious with a well-stocked kitchen.

Sr Analyst - data mining WEKA , R , SPSS, SAS - London to 160K - salary range from 60K to 160K depending on experience , a data mining genius could be 160K ) Client is one of the largest worldwide social networks with offices in London , Soho

Job Type : Permanent

Location : London, City, Essex, soho, UK, Nationwide, kent

Salary : 60k - 160k pa + bens

Date Advertised : 17 Jan 2013


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