Data Scientist

Recruiter
Networking People (UK) Limited
Location
City Of London
Salary
£50k - £60k pa + Benefits + Bonus
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Scientist

London and Berkshire £50-60k + Benefits package

Immediate opportunity for a Data Scientist to join an established Consultancy based in London looking for someone to help clients realise the value of combining advanced Data Science techniques with increased focus on their customers.

The Data Scientist is required to innovate and develop new ways in which companies can engage with their customers on a more personal level, looking to drive satisfaction, return on investment, customer conversion rate but most importantly unlock the value of their data in order to grow and improve companies or clients.

The Role

- Provide analytical and statistical expertise to company and client.
- Become familiar with a range of data sets, looking at raw customer data, financial data and marketing data as well as data taken straight from external clients.
- Experiment with algorithms, machine learning and data exploration in order to build solutions and tools for data-driven purposes.
- Perform clustering analysis on customer data, along with segmentation and clustering.
- Become an expert on external clientele and modelling with commercial data.
- Present and tell the story of the data to clients.

The Requirements

- Masters in Computer Science or similar
- Familiarity with data preparation techniques including exploration and visualisation
- Experience with statistical models, times series analysis and multiple machine learning techniques such as clustering, regression and classification
- Strong skills using Python, SQL and visualise the data in a surfacing tool powerbi, tableau, sas va etc.
- Exposure to / awareness of BigData tools such as Spark, Hive would be a nice to have.
- Can do attitude.
- Proactive
- Good communication skills, verbal and written

Excellent on-going training, mentoring and career opportunity.