Turn data into value
Data science opportunities
With thousands of bots operating in our automated warehouses and thousands of vehicles delivering groceries to customers, data science has never been more important for Ocado Group.
We use industry-standard languages, libraries and tooling to build solutions that deliver results for our global retail partners. Our machine learning and optimisation techniques help them achieve some of the best metrics in the industry around product ranges, food waste, availability and on-time delivery.
So join our data science team. Whether you’re building data-enabled products and services or focusing on data strategy and operations, you can play a critical role in enhancing understanding and delivering value for our business.
Who works here?
Data Science Team Leads
Heads of Data Science
Data Governance Specialists
Demand forecasting for stock optimisation and reduced food waste
We develop deep learning models to produce accurate demand forecasts for the Ocado Smart Platform. With millions of forecasts daily, our algorithms help our retail partners to manage stock levels, reduce waste and respond quickly to changes in demand.
Machine learning provides hyper-personalised experiences for shoppers
For online grocery, the customer journey begins at the webshop. Here, machine learning helps improve the customer experience, making searching for products easier and providing personalised recommendations.
Operational research optimises vehicle route planning
Optimised routes mean less time and vehicles on the road, fewer fuel emissions and reduced costs. We provide routing optimisation algorithms to some of the world’s largest grocery retailers to enable benefits at scale.