Data Scientist

Concept IT
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Scientist - £30k - £45k - Portsmouth.


Exciting and established Software House is looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join their team.

As a Data Scientist you will be joining a knowledgeable Open Source team who have a passion for using Open Source tools and languages. Working within the team you will face complex and interesting Data problems. You will be joining a friendly, passionate and structured team who are well versed in sharing knowledge.

* Develop data analysis tools and integrate developments into the companies infrastructure.

* Produce user friendly website presentations of analysis results.

* Develop and manage a suite of statistical reports in the form of dashboards, interactive reports and static PDF files in an attractive and innovative manner.

* Prototype, develop and implement machine learning algorithms.

* Liaise with customers for ad-hoc data analysis and development of predictive models using variety of data sources

* Develop statistical visualisation front-end for presentation of statistical analysis results.

* Liaise with the software development team to integrate statistical entry points into the web application (using AJAX requests to interface with the Django application).

* Apply agile software development and test driven development (TDD) methods and techniques to software development activities.

* Development of tools to analyse large datasets using concepts such as map reduce.

* Design systems to discover trends and patterns which will help customers make decisions.

* Actively contribute to taking data science to the next level.

To be successful for the Data Science role, you need the following Skills / Experience:

* Advanced understanding of statistics and ability to communicate statistical concepts to those with little experience.

* Machine learning knowledge.

* Competent Python programmer.

* Good understanding of database structures and to create SQL queries.

* The ability to transform database content.

* Ability to analyse, model and interpret data.

Any experience in Pandas / numpy / scipy would be of interest, but NOT essential.

Data Scientist - Portsmouth - £30k - £45k + benefits

As a Data Scientist, you will be gaining experience in Business Intelligence (BI) and Big Data. You will be joining a software house that has been established for 15+ years. Their software is used world wide and focuses on Data Analyse and Data Transfer.

SPONSORSHIP can be provided for the right candidate.

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