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. MindX is a London based start just acquired by HireVue- a Sequoia and TCV backed US Video Interview Software Company! HireVue helps global enterprises gain a competitive advantage in the modern talent marketplace with video interviewing software and assessments. 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



HireVue is revolutionizing the way companies discover, hire and develop talent with our Video 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.

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