data scientist in london

posted
23 May 2019
contact
ben west, randstad technologies
job type
permanent
salary
£ 60,000 - £ 90,000 per year, Bonus & Pension
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posted
location
london
specialism
IT
sub specialism
Analysis, Intelligence & Data
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 60,000 - £ 90,000 per year, Bonus & Pension
reference number
BW128
contact
ben west, randstad technologies
apply now

job description

Data Scientist - London - £60,000 to £90,000

An innovative data-focused technology provider in London is urgently seeking a new Data Scientist to help drive the evolution of their complex analytics platforms. This is a great time to be joining the business as they go through an exciting period of growth and transformation - having grown by 50% last year, they are looking to continue scaling the business and double in size over the next 3 years. With that growth will come opportunities to progress your career and take ownership of some really interesting data science challenges.

Your primary focus will be on developing new data analysis products to enable better decision making. Working with vast quantities of public and private data, applying data mining techniques, machine learning tools, doing statistical analysis, and building high quality prediction systems to build new tools for specific client challenges. You will also be client facing to a lesser degree - engaging with key stakeholders to understand their requirements and then briefing them on possible solutions.

As the successful candidate you must have:

- Prior commercial experience as a Data Scientist

- A strong maths-based education background - ideally to MSc or PhD level

- Experience of Machine Learning

- Experience in common Data Science tech - R, Matlab, Python, Numpy, Weka etc

- Experience of NoSQL Databases such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase etc

- Good communication skills and client facing experience

You will be rewarded with a competitive package that includes:

- Basic salary of circa £60,000 to £90,000 depending on skills and experience

- Bonus

- Pension

- Healthcare

- The chance to work on a continuous stream of interesting and complex data challenges

This is an urgent vacancy where the hiring manager ios looking to shortlist for interview immediately. Please send me a copy of your Data Science CV as soon as you can to be considered.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.