Data Scientist - Machine Learning

London, England, United Kingdom · Engineering


Data Scientist - Machine Learning

We’re looking for a lead data scientist to join our team of psyshometricians and developers in creating cutting edge predictive hiring tools.

HireVue builds Video Interview Software that combines predictive, validated I/O science with artificial intelligence and allows businesses to augment human decision-making in the hiring process.

We develop short, mobile games that measure abilities and traits, the best predictors of job performance. This helps companies recruit and develop the best talent, at all career stages, regardless of experience. Our scoring system uses advanced machine learning algorithms to provide reliable and accurate insights into a candidate’s traits and skills.

You will be responsible for developing these machine learning algorithms together with our science team, as well as getting solutions ready for implementation by our developers. You will be expected to contribute to, or lead, scientific publications.

This work requires technical skills as well as creativity and curiosity for working with behavioural data and learning about psychometrics, personality analysis and theory. Experience in data handling, statistics, and application of machine learning models is a must, and academic publications are desirable.

Come join our success story and help us create a truly innovative hiring experience!


• Experience of applying statistics and data modelling to different types of problems and datasets

• Machine learning (applying and testing different prediction models, cross validation, stratification etc)

• Data handling

• Feature generation (based on gameplay data)

• Data visualisation / communication of analysis results

• Python, java and r also desirable

• Understanding of statistics

• Interest in publishing peer reviewed research

• Interest in working with interdisciplinary teams

• Interest in psychometrics and behavioural data


We hope that you're excited by all the possibilities that come with working at HireVue! In addition to our unique culture, we also offer these fun perks and benefits:

❤️ Health Insurance

We offer a competitive health insurance package for all of our team members. Including contributing to your HSA

💪 Gym Membership Reimbursement
Stay healthy and happy with a gym stipend

📈 Stock options
Joining the HireVue journey means you can choose to own part of the company.

💰 401(k)
We offer a lucrative 401(k) match, making it easier to add to your nest egg.

⛺️ Flexible time off

You can take the time you need to travel, rest, and reconnect with your friends and family.

🏝 Work remotely
We have a tight knit culture despite be across a variety of timezones.
💻 Technology
Get setup up with your choice of laptop to do your best work.
📚 Tuition Reimbursement
To encourage our teammates to keep growing, we offer a generous tuition reimbursement for all full-time team members.
🍼 Little bundle of joy
Our new parent package includes 12 weeks fully paid maternity leave, 2 weeks paternity leave, and lastly a special HireVue branded gift to welcome your new baby.
🌮 Munch on us

We provide an abundance of free snacks, delicious coffee, and frequent company wide meals.


HireVue is revolutionizing the way companies discover, hire and develop talent with our Hiring Intelligence platform. Combining predictive, validated I/O science with artificial intelligence allows business to augment human decision-making in the hiring process, delivering higher quality talent, faster.

HireVue works with over 600 customers globally including leading global brands like Dow Jones, Carnival Cruise Lines, Intel, Vodafone, Urban Outfitters, and Nike in over 100 countries.

HireVue was named among the top 10 “America’s Most Promising Companies” by Forbes, “Best Place to Work for Millennials” by Fortune, and was recognized as five-time winner of “Top HR Product of the Year” by HR Executive Magazine.

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HireVue is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

HireVue does not provide visa sponsorship for this opportunity in the UK at this time.

HireVue is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. HireVue is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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