Data Scientist

Competitive - London, UK

Posted: 21st, Aug 2019

Reference N°: 21779

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Job Description

Data Scientist

Digital Transformation Consultancy

Telecom, Broadcast Media & Technology Sectors

Competitive Salary + Sales Comp + Benefits

London, UK

The Company:

An established Digital Solutions Consultancy serving the Telecommunications, Broadcast Media and Technology Sectors, typically Blue Chip Clients who consultant on, conceptualise, detail design and deliver bespoke Strategy & Business Transformation Projects, Application Development Projects and Software Engineering

Role Purpose:

This role requires a versatile Data Scientist to help their BI / Analytics team and help create business value and enterprise data analytics solutions for their clients

Candidate Profile:

Must have:

Intellectual curiosity is a pre-condition for this position and a good working knowledge of the following:

· Competent at programming in R and Python in order to create and manage algorithms and complex optimisations

· Data sorting and data wrangling skills: Ability to prepare and transform data into suitable formats

· Competent in use of Docker

· Azures Big data and Analytics suite of tools: A practical knowledge of Hadoop and Map-reduce

· Competent with a database querying language like SQL

· Familiarity with machine learning approaches

· A good grasp of mathematical and statistical skills including:

o Multivariable calculus and linear algebra: Differential and integral calculus, vector-values functions, partial derivatives

o Statistical tests, distributions, maximum likelihood estimators

· A good grasp of English and be very comfortable in front of senior business stakeholders.

· Possessing great storytelling capabilities, including the ability to visualise and communicate findings in an understandable manner

Good to have:

· Knowledge of Telco and Data Centre operations is a bonus

· A Science, Engineering or Software background and qualified up to Masters degree level

· PhD a bonus

· Power BI subject matter expert and a working knowledge of other visualisation tools

Reward

The anticipated salary range for the position is up to £75K for the person + a comprehensive range of employment benefits for the candidate who meets all of the requirements

We operate & advertise as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions

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