Senior Data Scientist

London, UK
MagicLab – Business Intelligence
MagicLab is looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our team and assist us in using data science to deliver effective results. Together with us you will develop machine learning models to serve a variety of areas within the business; Product, Marketing, Billing teams and so on. With millions of images and messages exchanged on our platform every day, there is a wealth of opportunity to make a real difference in this role and help people to find love all over the world! The ideal candidate combines strong business acumen, extensive experience in machine learning applications along with a passion for tech.


    • Deliver impactful business results through the development and delivery of cutting-edge machine learning models
    • Leverage Big Data tools and techniques in order to build innovative solutions using appropriate modelling techniques
    • Assist in driving improvements to our current prediction modelling infrastructure in terms of process, performance and testing
    • Work with large, complex data sets whilst solving challenging business problems
    • Collaborate with internal business stakeholders, data scientists and engineers in order to identify improvement opportunities from an AI perspective


    • Demonstrable experience implementing machine learning models; from initial conception right through to the final productionalised model
    • Extremely confident in terms of programming and scripting (strong Python essential)
    • High familiarity with libraries such as scikit-learn, tensorflow, keras, pandas, numpy
    • Strong statistical modelling background
    • Python web development (Tornado, Flask) experience is desirable
    • Ability to combine business intuition with the application of advanced solutions
    • A passion for keeping up with the latest ongoings in Data Science and Machine Learning communities
    • A curious mind, self-starter and endlessly keen to learn and develop themselves professionally
Why MagicLab?

We are proud to be the largest dating network in the world, with over 500 million users across 190 countries. Online dating has more than doubled in the last decade, and it is estimated that the global online dating market could be worth $12 billion next year. We continually innovate so that we can provide the best technology and user experience for people to meet because we believe that happiness is better shared.