Data Scientist

Recruiter
Searchability
Location
Sheffield
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HUGELY EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR A DATA SCIENTIST TO JOIN A MARKET LEADING ANALYTICS COMPANY IN SHEFFIELD!!

  • Minimum of 3 years commercial experience
  • Excellent leadership potential and personal development
  • R / Python / Statistics / Algorithms / Qlik Sense / Utilities
  • Opportunity for international travel
  • To apply please call or email James.Lovick@searchability.co.uk

Based in Sheffield we are a market leading Analytics company, with a strong focus on the Utilities sector, that is currently enjoying rapid growth due to an influx of projects from our established client base. We have been established for over 10 years and we have grown year on year. We are now recruiting for an experienced Data Scientist with strong / Python / Statistics / Algorithms / Qlik Sense / Utilities experience. Additional consultancy experience would be a distinct advantage.

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WHO ARE WE?

We are an Analytics company and we provide cutting edge solutions to the country's biggest utilities companies. We are a rapidly expanding company with a hugely talented team that is the driving force behind the business. We have a passion for innovation and this passion will remain a fundamental part of the business. We are currently expanding our team by appointing an experienced and dedicated Data Scientist with solid R / Python / Statistics / Algorithms / Qlik Sense / Utilities skills.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

As an experienced Data Scientist you will be required to take on a leading role on multiple projects and liaise with senior external stakeholders. The Data Scientist should have a background in one of the following degrees Maths, Statistics or Geography and will be responsible for the analysis and insight of large unstructured data sets for the purposes of asset infrastructure decision support.

If the Data Scientist has experience in the utilities sector that would be of great benefit to my client. Candidates must have strong coding skills using Python and statistical modelling experience ideally using R however other statistical packages such as SPSS or SAS would be considered.

As a Data Scientist, you will be responsible for adding functionality to our existing products. The Data Scientist will also be responsible for improving the quality of data the company uses. You should have experience with Predictive Analytics and Algorithms development.

WE NEED YOU TO HAVE

  • R
  • Python
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Algorithms
  • Data Visualisation

IT'S NICE TO HAVE

  • Qlik Sense
  • Consultancy experience
  • Utilities experience

TO BE CONSIDERED

Please apply by clicking online or emailing me directly to James.Lovick@searchability.co.uk. For further information please call me on . I can make myself available outside of normal working hours to suit from 7am until 10pm. If unavailable please leave a message and either myself or one of my colleagues will respond. By applying for this role you give express consent for us to process & submit (subject to required skills) your application to our client in conjunction with this vacancy only. Also feel free to follow me on Twitter @BigDataJames or connect with me on LinkedIn, just search James Lovick in Google! I look forward to hearing from you. IND123

KEY SKILLS:

R / Python / Statistics / Algorithms / Qlik Sense / Utilities