Data Scientist

Recruiter
British Heart Foundation
Location
Camden
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
28 Jan 2019
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting job opportunity for a Data Scientist to help use the power of data science to beat heartbreak forever. Sitting within the central data analytics team, your job will be to provide data science support across the British Heart Foundation, working on projects for our Healthcare Innovation team, Retail and Fundraising teams.

About the role

You'll play a key role in helping to establish a data science function at the BHF; advising teams on how data science can be used in their areas and also help to develop the systems and function needed to use data science in the BHF.

You'll also help to train and up-skill the organisation in data science, acting as the first point of call for data science related queries.

About you

Ideally degree educated in a qualitative field, you'll be a logical thinker with training in data science techniques (including predictions, natural language processing, basket analysis and cluster analysis,)

You'll have experience in advanced statistical analysis and in applying machine learning for specific solutions and you'll have previously delivered advanced statistical analysis projects.

With the ability to communicate technical concepts in a clearly and easy to understand manner, you'll also have good programming skills in either Python, R, C++ or other widely used open source languages.

About us

Everyone who works at the British Heart Foundation is part of something bigger - a mission to beat heartbreak from the world's biggest killers. Heart and circulatory diseases still kill 1 in 4 people in the UK and that's heartbreak on a scale we simply don't accept. Across our offices and stores, we are helping fund research that saves lives. If that's a mission that inspires you, and you have the skills we need, you could be the Data Scientist we're looking for.

How to apply

To apply for this role please use the apply button below. Our process involves submitting your CV and a supporting statement, which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the role's criteria.

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