Data Scientist

  • Modis
  • England, UK
  • 12/02/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

A Data Scientist is needed for an organisation in Newham, London that is looking to become more data driven. This role will use innovative data science techniques to provide high quality predictive analysis using their data warehouse.

This will include predictive analytical techniques to identify improvement to service delivery ensuring greater value for money and opportunities for early intervention.

The Data Scientist is a new and challenging role within the organisation which will be working with directors and across multiple teams including change services, identify fraud and generate opportunities for new income.

The models you develop will identify opportunities to either reduce demand for services (cost saving) or improve income generation which significant impact how these services are run.

The Data Scientist will work alongside data analysts and data warehouse specialists as well as other key teams.

Key Skills

  • Strong analytical skills with an ability to gather and analyse complex information from a range of sources, understand the business context, extract key points and draw conclusions to make recommendations.
  • Specialist data science skills in areas including machine learning, particularly supervised learning
  • Specialist knowledge of statistics is essential including an understanding of appropriate statistical techniques to business problems including inferential and experimental statistics
  • Experience with SPSS or R (may consider Python)

If you are interested in this or other Data Science positions please do not hesitate to apply for further details.

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