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Data Analyst

  • Primary Location:
    Cluj - Napoca
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Flexible benefits of your choice

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25 days annual leave

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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, focussed 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

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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

This is who we are

Betfair Romania Development is the development powerhouse behind the FTSE 100 company Flutter Entertainment, located in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, since 2009.

We’re the employer of choice for over 900 highly skilled people in a wide range of Programming Languages, Information Security & Governance, Product & Program Management and Sports Operations.

We support an agile environment where bold ideas meet online innovation as the teams deliver excellence worldwide through 7 main project streams: Gaming, Customer Management, Infrastructure, Security, Data Warehouse, Marketing, and Risk & Trading.


We’re an international family of the talented and the brave. If you’re tired of business as usual and want to create something new, you’ll love it here. Quick-thinking, adaptable and disruptive, we believe the future is what you make it. Think Betfair. Experience Different.

This is your Challenge

We are part of Flutter Entertainment, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider for over thirteen million customers worldwide.

Established in 2019, Flutter merged with The Stars Group in 2020. As the parent company Flutter Entertainment now has a host of brands that sit under it including Paddy Power and Betfair (PPB), Sky Betting and Gaming, PokerStars, Full Tilt Timeform, oddchecker, Sporting Life, SportsBet, Bet Easy in Australia, FOX Bet, TVG and FanDuel in the US.

Across the globe, Flutter employs over 14,000 people across more than 40 offices and over 600 retail sites. We pride ourselves on being a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities we operate within.