Data Scientist - Machine Learning Specialist

Recruiter
Nigel Frank Churchill Frank
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
50000 - 60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the company My client are a data-driven start up company, and data science is the foundation of their success. Now, they're looking to add another data scientist who is passionate about building machine learning models, and taking them from research to production. The Data science team is closely integrated with the engineering team so there is always the possiblity to learn. They are currently using open source tools but always open to data-driven foundation of all their products. We are looking for someone who is a natural probelm solver and passionate about data. Key Skills: Strong experience in working with working large datasets included structured and unstructured data Good experience with regression, classification and other statistical modelling techniques Excellent knowledge of working with machine learning algorithms You have experience in SQL and are excited to optimise your queries Strong Educated either PhD /MSc within Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or similar The right candidate should be: Comfotable explaining data findings and why your models work to a technical/ non technical audience You enjoy building a clustering algorithm from scratch Team work is second nature to you enjoy collaborating with data scientists, software engineers, and other teams across the business You enjoy constantly learning new programming languages and different technologies You like to work autonomously and have no problem being creative and bringing in new ideas - provided by Dice CLUSTERING, COMPUTER SCIENCE, MACHINE LEARNING, MATHEMATICS, PHD, SQL, STATISTICS, UNSTRUCTURED DATA