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Job Summary

What do you get when you mix football and analytics?- The absolute dream job right?

Well, dream no more… We have teamed up with a major sports analytics firm, who are looking to add the next Peter Brand of football to their new team being built out.

WAIT WHAT!? You don’t have commercial sports data science experience?

NOT TO WORRY, I am looking for someone who has data science expertise and is passionate about the beautiful game.

**please include link to any relevant football related projects on your CV** 



Football Data Scientist


£50,000 - £60,000


What you'll do

Analysing large quantities of football data

Building statistical and machine learning- predictive models to gauge insights in to opposition tactics and provide recommendations on how best to counter

Involved in scraping and collection of data

What you need

Have at least a Masters in relevant quant or computational subject eg

Maths or Computer Science

Commercial Data Science experience (industry irrelevant)

Be able to build a variety of machine learning & statistical models in your sleep

Proficient with Python and ideally experience with TensorFlow

Be passionate about football

Have example football related data science/analytics side projects to reference

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