At bwin, part of GVC Group, the ambition, focus, energy and character of our digital marketing teams makes sure they're ready for whatever we throw at them. Bring your skills to a business with the drive to match your own. Bring your resilience, and as part of our team you'll make the world's most amazing entertainment and gaming even more memorable. All underpinned with our commitment to responsibility and ethics. For the good of entertainment.
Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We've a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.
We are looking for a data scientist that will help us discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data, and help us make smarter decisions to manage our customers better and deliver even better products. Your primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high quality prediction systems integrated with our marketing strategy and products/processes.
Create Machine Learning models and systems needed to optimise the Marketing and Customer management of an online gaming product. Models are applied to identify and solve underlying business logic problem statements.
Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms and deploy those algorithms into a live production environment.
Conduct research and development activities, data exploration and discovery, develop prototypes, algorithms and proof of concepts, using leading data science and innovative Big Data solutions.
Present information using data visualization techniques
Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
Build data products to extract valuable business insights
Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns
Collaborate with Engineering, Marketing and Product Development teams.
Your entrance ticket:
The candidate should possess a degree in a quantitative field like Physics, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Operational Research (or comparable studies)
Ability to code in R or Python
Experience in Base Management modelling - churn, propensities, forecasting
Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)
Analytics mind-set skill with the ability to turn a business question / problem into an analytics plan, answering the question of what data to use, how to transform it, what methods / models to apply, how to turn the outcome into usable, actionable output
Put forward opportunities that can be solved through advanced analytics and then work to develop these plans
Will and skill to quickly learn about new fields.
Willingness to travel.
Pragmatic thinking & high degree of attention to detail.
About The Company
GVC Holdings PLC