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Junior Data Scientist
Junior Data Scientist £24,000 - £40,000 (depending on experience)
My client currently has an exciting opportunity to join their research and development team to shape their future through cutting-edge predictive analytics. The research and development team is recognised as a centre of excellence - providing analytical insights that improve decision making and performance across the organisation
My client currently has four vacancies due to continued growth for data scientists capable of utilising the latest statistical modelling and machine learning techniques.
Desirable Technical Skills
Degree/MSc/PhD in numerate subject e.g. Maths, Applied Sciences, Engineering.
Exceptional numerical ability and creative thinker/problem solver.
Database extraction and manipulation using SQL/Oracle, with experience in handling big-data an advantage e.g. AWS/Hadoop.
Experience using some of the major data science tools e.g. R (preferable), Python, SAS.
Proficiency in statistical modelling and machine learning techniques e.g. k-means, decision trees, neural networks, ensemble learning, etc.
Experience in feature engineering and designing robust model tuning approaches would be an advantage.