Data Scientist- Machine Learning Engineer Can be remote

Propel London
London, South East England
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Data Scientist & Machine Learning Engineer

Content marketing agency based in London looking to recruit a Data Scientist/ Machine Learning Engineer for their office. Recently invested in by Google a very exciting time for the business. Our mission is help clients create content and distribute using this platform.

The role:

-Utilise statistical natural language processing to mine unstructured data, and create insights;
analyse and model structured data using advanced statistical methods and implement
algorithms and software needed to perform analyses
-Build document clustering, topic analysis, text classification, named entity recognition, sentiment
analysis, and part-of-speech tagging methods for unstructured and semi-structured data
-Cluster and analyze large amounts of user generated content and process data in large-scale
environments - for example using Amazon EC2, Storm, Hadoop and Spark
-Develop and perform text classification using methods such as logistic regression, decision
trees, support vector machines and maximum entropy classifiers
-Perform text mining, generate and test working hypotheses, prepare and analyze historical
data and identify patterns
-Anticipating potential project problems and dependencies, and effectively suggest solutions or
contingency plans
-Scoping of digital projects with senior team, understanding their individual requirements and
creating accurate documentation


- Two years of professional experience working in Natural Language Processing
- Degree, Masters or PHD
- Python
- Strong data extraction and processing, using MapReduce, Pig, and/or Hive preferred

For a full job spec please apply....

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