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Data Analyst - Flutter UK&I - 3844


Data Analyst - Flutter UK&I

  • Primary Location:
    Cluj - Napoca
  • Contract Type:
  • Employment Basis:

Flexible benefits of your choice

Learning and development opportunities

25 days annual leave

Customized wellbeing programs

Extended health and travel insurances

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Title: Data Scientist

Reports to: Analytics Manager 

Name & Number of Direct Reports: N/A          

Location: Cluj

Role summary:

Independently provides algorithms in support of the Data Products function and Analytics Manager.  Responsible for developing, leading, and delivering complex technical projects.  Develop and enhance ad-hoc and long-term algorithms to continually improve business processes.

We are looking for a Data Scientist who will support our customer, product, marketing, and, leadership teams with insights gained from analysing company data. The ideal candidate is adept at using large data sets to find opportunities for product and process optimization and using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. They must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, building, and implementing models, using/creating algorithms, and creating/running simulations. They must have a proven ability to drive business results with their data-based insights. They must be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams. The right candidate will have a passion for discovering solutions hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes.

You will combine a solid educational background with the right technical and interpersonal skills to allow you to effectively convey and communicate complex statistical insights to a lay audience and make actionable recommendations to the right stakeholders.

Budget Responsibility: N/A

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with your business to identify issues and use data to propose solutions for effective decision making;
  • Build algorithms and design experiments to merge, manage, interrogate, and extract data to supply tailored reports to colleagues, customers or the wider organisation;
  • Use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems;
  • Test data mining models to select the most appropriate ones for use on a project;
  • Maintain clear and coherent communication, both verbal and written, to understand data needs and report results;
  • Create clear reports that tell compelling stories about how customers or clients work with the business;
  • Assess the effectiveness of data sources and data-gathering techniques and improve data collection methods;
  • Horizon scan to stay up to date with the latest technology, techniques, and methods;
  • Conduct research from which you'll develop prototypes and proof of concepts;
  • Look for opportunities to use insights/datasets/code/models across other functions in the organisation (for example in the HR and marketing departments);
  • Stay curious and enthusiastic about using algorithms to solve problems and enthuse others to see the benefit of your work;
  • Have responsibility for the organisation's data science strategy;
  • Establish new systems and processes and look for opportunities to improve the flow of data;
  • Evaluate new and emerging technologies;
  • Represent the company at external events and conferences;
  • Build and develop relationships with clients.

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Experience with some of: R/Python/Sagemaker/SQL/Redshift/AWS/Bash;
  • Experience with managing AWS instances;
  • Good stakeholder management skills;
  • Team player with personal characteristics that engender trust and confidence;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team as well as ability to take on responsibility for own projects.

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Experience with implementing Data Science solutions in a business setting;
  • Highly analytical, focused and results-driven;
  • Comfortable within a changing and developing environment;
  • Must always be approachable and in all situations;
  • Ability to prioritise, organise and multi-task.
What you can expect:
  • 25 days of annual leave;
  • Sharesave scheme
  • „Flexible Benefits” of your choice;
  • Private health insurance (includes dental insurance and health assessments);
  • Free parking;
  • Thousands of courses online through ‘Udemy'.

Ways of working:

Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them;

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only the suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

By submitting your application online, you agree that: your details will be used to progress your application for employment. If your application is successful, your details will be used to administer your personnel record.If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period no longer than two years, in order to consider you for prospective Paddy Power Betfair role.

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Cluj - Napoca
Blvd. 21 Decembrie 1989, no. 77, The Office building, Betfair Romania Development, Entrance A, 4th Floor, Cluj, Romania, 400124


We are the largest technology and shared services hub of Flutter Entertainment Plc, an FTSE 100 company, with over 1,000 people powering the world’s leading brands in sports betting, gaming and entertainment.

Over 18 million customers worldwide enjoy the exciting, immersive and safe experiences delivered by our teams in Cluj-Napoca operating a unique portfolio of diverse proprietary brands such as Betfair, PokerStars, Paddy Power, FanDuel or SportsBet.


We’re home to the talented and the brave. If you’re tired of business as usual and want to create something new, you’ll love it here.

Just like our brands are leaders at global scale, that is the standard we hold up to when it comes to the opportunities we offer to our people, ensuring they have everything they need to succeed.

At Betfair Romania Development, one thing is for sure: you will experience different. Quick-thinking, adaptable and disruptive, we believe the future is what you make it.