Reflection: Data Scientist

Join our growing team in the heart of Soho, London and use big data and statistics to help deliver a powerful intelligence product to the app development community.

Reflection Company: Reflection
Location: London, UK

Package: Competitive salary + stock options

Reflection is looking for a talented Data Scientist to join our growing team in the heart of Soho, London. This is an opportunity for an experienced mathematician to use big data and statistics to help deliver a powerful intelligence product to the app development community.

If you're a self-starter, would love to be part of a growing company and have what it takes to get things done - we'd like to hear from you.

What you'll do:
  • Analyse sales and rank data for apps as to understand how the app stores behave (iOS, Google Play, Amazon)
  • Use your understanding of each market to inform statistical models that estimate revenue and installs for each app in the Top 200 ranking
  • Work alongside our team of engineers to continuously maintain and improve our statistical algorithms to drive better revenue and install accuracy
  • In addition to optimising accuracy for estimating the app market you will also be helping to build new models that can be developed into additional product features (IE forecasting revenue for an app)
  • Work alongside the CEO, CTO and engineering team to drive successful product and feature launches
  • Communicate ideas effectively to the team, be able to accept and give critique and feedback

What you'll need to apply:
  • A masters degree from a reputable school in statistics, mathematics, computer science or other discipline with substantial mathematical and data analysis content
  • Have considerable experience in statistics and statistical modeling
  • Deep understanding of R
  • Understanding of MySQL and Java is a bonus
  • Have experience in working in a rapid development environment
  • Fluent in English, additional languages is a bonus

What you'll get:
  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options in the business
  • Great team and location
  • Learn all there is to know about the mobile and app market
  • A fully stocked fridge and any amount of coffee you would like

About Reflection
We are a start-up focused on providing a powerful market intelligence tool to the global app industry. Search for any app to see live information about its rank, revenue and installs. Our data partners include Apple, BBC, Endemol, Soundcloud, Sega, Swiftkey, Miniclip, Wooga and more - our office are based on Newman Street just off Tottenham Court Road.

To get in touch please email with a cover letter and your CV