Data Scientist

Recruiter
Additional Resources Ltd
Location
Great Bromley
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Scientist

Salary: £90k DOE

Location: Colchester (town centre location)

Contract: Full-time

Key Skills: PhD or Masters Qualification Computer Science, Data mining, data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, Spark, Knime

This is an opportunity to join a dynamic team who are the leading global provider of outsourced business solutions. Our clients company has over 6000 employees worldwide.

The Data Scientist will be a key member of the Global Technology Services and as such he/she will have the opportunity to work tightly with a team of highly skilled software developers and IT professionals, providing specialised technology to both our internal and external clients.

Candidate Responsibilities

Data mining using state-of-the-art methods. The successful candidate will have strong business acumen, as well as an ability to communicate findings for useful insights to influence how an organisation approaches business challenges.

Be able to use a combined knowledge of computer science and applications, modelling, statistics, analytics and mathematics to solve problems. Be able to sift and analyse data from multiple angles, looking for trends that highlight problems or opportunities and make recommendations to adapt existing business strategies. Be able to create automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance.

Candidate MUST have the right to work in the UK.

Competencies and Skills Required

Excellent understanding of a range of machine learning techniques and algorithms.

Experience with common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, Spark, Knime etc.

Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.

Good scripting and programming.

Experience with data visualisation tools (e.g. Tableau).

Ideally PhD or Masters Qualification in appropriate discipline but strong Bachelor`s would also be considered.

If you would like to apply for the position please send your CV that demonstrates you meet the above criteria

Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

Key Skills: PhD or Masters Qualification Computer Science, Data mining, data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, Spark, Knime

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