Lead Data Scientist

Churchill Frank
Edinburgh, Midlothian
12 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a crucial role in a innovative, data-driven environment, the ideal Data Scientist will be joining a established company who wants to grow the entire Data Science department. They work on applying predictive technology to a wide spectrum of problems. They are looking for experienced Machine Learning Scientists who can apply innovative Machine Learning techniques. No day is the ever the same.

-Demonstrate the ability to analyse, design, develop and implement solutions that increase customer value and embrace simplicity, speed, adaptability, and sustainability
- Analysing large data sets to understand business data to help automate and enhance key processes
- Strong background in statistical analysis; deploying models on large data sets
- Demonstrate strong understanding of agile delivery
- Research and implement novel machine learning and statistical approaches
- Develop code with R, SAS or similar
-Perform queries, aggregations, joins, and transformations using Spark, Hive, and Pig
- Strong ability to interact with internal employees and product owners to analyse a problem and clearly articulate a solution and plan.
Act as a mentor of the business by partnering with teams to determine current and on-going needs, and gaining further knowledge into their processes.
Proficient in product development, R, SAS, Python, SQL, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, and Spark

Hadoop, Machine Learning, Data Science, R, SAS, Python, SQL, MapReduce, Hive, Pig,Statistical Analysis, Finance, Retail and Spark