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A machine that predicts the global economy in real-time

Data Scientist

£35k – £90k • 0.0% – 1.0%
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We are looking for a motivated and high-achieving Data Scientist to join our team working on Automated Machine Learning for time-series. This is a full-time placement with significant opportunities for personal development.

We offer an intellectually stimulating environment, work within an interdisciplinary team and an inclusive culture. We are a high-calibre, mission-driven team building a technology that improves our World.

The Company

We are on a mission to develop a machine that predicts the global economy in real-time. Our technology helps organisations plan and optimise business outcomes, thus improving efficiency and protecting the environment.

- causaLens wins 'Best Investment in Deeptech'. The scaling round was led by a top deep tech investor (see recent press FT, TechCrunch)
- causaLens in the 100 most disruptive UK companies
- causaLens in the Forbes 'Top 15 Machine Learning Companies to watch in Europe'

Core requirements

- Creativity and ability to come up with ideas to tackle problems on the cutting edge
- Strong academic record (PhD & PostDoc preferred)
- Very advanced quantitative skills in machine learning/statistics/mathematics or similar fields
- Ability to translate advanced machine learning algorithms into code (Python preferred)
- Experience publishing journal papers (Experience with writing grants preferred)
- Highly capable, self-motivated, collaborative and personable
- Ability to demonstrate integrity and drive
- Naturally curious and effective problem solver
- An excellent written and verbal communicator with a high level of business acumen
- Ability to effectively work independently in a fast-moving environment

Roles and Responsibilities

This is an exciting role for a smart, creative person to take point on research and development of sophisticated, cutting-edge platform for machine learning on time series data.


Successful candidate will have:
- The opportunity to join a fast-growing, agile, and international team passionate about innovation and making a difference
- Access to guidance, mentorship, and opportunities for turbo-charged professional development, as one of the first team members in the Commercial Team
- Competitive salary
- An employee share option scheme
- A pension scheme
- 32 days paid holiday allowance (incl bank holidays)
- Equipment you need to get the job done (MacBook Pro etc.)
- Opportunities for continued learning and self-development, including courses and book budget
- Conference budget
- Opportunity to publish work and patents
- Work-from-home days
- Cycle to work scheme
- Regular team outings, pizza Thursdays and annual company retreats
- Fruits, snacks and drinks in the office
- Amazing, fun and inspiring colleagues, always there to support your ideas, growth and enthusiasm. We are an international team passionate about innovation and making a difference

Hiring Steps

Our interview process consists of a test, intro interview and one on-site visit. We will do our best to transparently communicate the process with the successful candidates.

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