Data Scientist

Employer
NonStop Consulting
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NonStop Consulting is looking to recruit a Data Scientist contracting for 6 months remotely with occasional visits to the office.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to join the government sector and gain reputable experience, which will open career doors for you moving forward.

The client is looking for a professional who will extract, analyse and interpret large amounts of data from a range of sources, using algorithmic, data mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning and statistical tools.

Requirements:

Has experience in database interrogation and analysis tools, such as Hadoop, SQL and SAS
Programming skills such as R, Python, SQL, C or Java
Database design and coding skills
Can use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems.
Able to test data mining models to select the most appropriate ones for use on a project.
Creates clear reports that tell compelling stories.
Assess the effectiveness of data sources and data-gathering techniques and improve data collection methods.
Conduct research from which prototypes and proof of concepts can be developed.
Use algorithms to solve problems.
Able to understand the requirements of the business and to deliver under pressure and to tight deadlines with great attention to detail.
Public sector experienceWhat's in it for you ?

Quick turn around - The client is looking to have someone offered and in place as soon as possible, meaning if you have recently been looking for a role due to COVID or any other reason you can start pretty much straight away.
The role gives you the opportunity to extend your skills, improve them and maybe learn something new along the way as they are always invested in continuous learning and development of their staff.
Progression - As you gain more experience in the public sector you will be considered for future, new roles within different government departments, roles which may come with more responsibility and a higher salary.

To apply for this position or to speak about other available positions please get in touch with Diana Anghel at NonStop Consulting.

E-mail address: (url removed)

Phone: (phone number removed)

Internal Extension: 8112

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