Data Scientist

Expiring today

Euler Hermes Services UK Limited
Canary Wharf, London
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Scientist, London

£40,000 - £50,000 per annum plus bonus and pension, subject to experience and circumstances

Euler Hermes is the world's leading provider of trade-related credit insurance solutions with more than 100 years of client support and responsiveness to changing business environments. We are backed by Allianz, one of the leading financial services providers worldwide.

We empower businesses to trade with confidence. Our unique knowledge of companies, industries, and countries helps clients make informed business decisions that do not jeopardize their bottom line. Our services enable companies to choose the right customers and markets, protecting their financial health and cash flow from bad debt losses.

We are seeking a Data Scientist to unlock valuable and predictive insights that will influence our business decisions and accelerate our competitive advantage and transform EH into a data driven company.


Perform machine learning / big data activities:

  • Design and develop analytic data sets, conduct statistical analysis and machine learning modelling

  • Undertake data quality assessment, exploration and profiling

  • Apply new types of algorithms for predictive modelling, segmentation, forecasting, and optimization

  • Conduct rapid prototyping to demonstrate value of Big Data use cases

  • Present research and insights and share and discuss findings with team members

  • Generate reports, annotated code, and other projects artefacts to document, archive, and communicate your work and outcomes

  • Research, develop, implement, measure and take ownership of predictive models

  • Perform statistical analyses and "deep dives" into the data, and present and discuss solutions with business partners.

    Implement, produce and monitor models

  • Implement, test and take ownership of predictive models.

  • Supervise the production of new algorithms into operational processes, measure the results and improve continuously.

  • Develop specific tools, processes and reportings or data visualizations to deliver a high level of service of the solution implemented and measure their impacts on business


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a "STEM" major (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) together with some relevant experience including knowledge / experience in implementing R or Python machine learning algorithms

  • Rigorous and passionate with data

  • Having the ability to query databases and perform statistical analysis

  • Being able to work in a fast-paced multidisciplinary environment

Please apply online attaching your CV and covering letter within 28 days of the first placement of this advertisement.