Data Analyst / Scientist

Recruiter
Chi Square Analytics
Location
City of London, London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Data Analyst / Scientist - £55,000 plus bonus & benefits - London

A leading top tier economic consultancy are looking at expanding their data analytics team, due to growing demand in data science services and are seeking an experienced data scientist and a junior data scientist.

You will be working closely with economic consultants as well as the in-house data science team to help their clients deal with complex antitrust investigations (including mergers, market investigations, cartels and other litigation) across a wide range industries.

Key Benefits

  • Data Scientist - Salary up to £55k; Junior Data Scientist - Salary up to £40k
  • A top tier economic consultancy

Responsibilities

  • Solving ad-hoc client and business problems involving large datasets
  • Web scraping / interacting with REST API’s
  • Contributing to existing codebase / toolset to allow our economists to complete their work more efficiently or present it effectively
  • Mapping and analysing geographic data (e.g. creating isochrones, distance and drive time matrices etc)

Key Skills

  • You must have a BSc or MSc in Economics, ideally a MSc.
  • Experience in using Python (Pandas, NumPy, Matplotib stack etc) for data analysis, cleaning, engineering, modelling and visuialisation
  • An understanding of big data; you do not necessarily need to have experience building a big data environment

Desirable Skills

  • Statistical / Econometric analysis using STATA
  • Use of GIS systems (e.g. ArcGIS, QGIS)
  • Experience with any of the following; Git, d4.js, XML, selenium, MongoDB, node.js, AWS, Azure, heroku etc
  • An interest in economics and competition policy