Data Scientist

  • Contract
  • London
  • Posted on November 9th, 2018
This vacancy is now closed

Data Scientist (Machine Learning / AI / Python)

Our client who are one of the largest Data Analytics companies in the world are seeking the best of the best Data Scientists for one of the most exciting programmes in the market today !!

Data Scientist | Machine Learning | AI

You will be responsible for:

  • Designing and developing analytical approaches, from feasibility checks to proof-of-concepts to prototypes to implementation in end-to-end solutions
  • Closely collaborate with machine learning engineers / software engineers on creating data-driven end-to-end solutions for marketers
  • Actively share Data Science knowledge within the organisation

To be considered you must have expert knowledge of Python programming, including pySpark.

Key skills required:

  • Strong statistical modeling skills (knowledge of predictive analytics would advantageous)
  • Expert knowledge of optimization or machine learning algorithms or deep learning algorithms
  • Solid experience in Big Data environments (e.g., Cloudera Hadoop, Hortonworks Data Platform, AWS EMR, Map/Reduce, Hive)

If you have any of the following skills and experience it would be highly beneficial:

  • Constantly evolving Data Science ecosystem and its frameworks (e.g., Hadoop, Spark MLlib, H2O, Tensorflow, Torch, Theano)
  • Basic skills with regard to performance optimization and scalability (e.g., parallelization, code optimization, containerization, function as a service)
  • Experience in working with relational and non-relational databases, including SQL

Ideally you will have a:

  • Master degree that reflects strong modeling, statistics and IT skills (PhD welcome but not required)
  • 2+ years of professional experience in quantitative data analysis/ data science or related areas

Please contact David Eales for more information on this opportunity.

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