JUNIOR / DATA SCIENTIST

  • Datatech Analytics
  • London, UK
  • 29/03/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

This is an innovative, growing and truly international consultancy working with some of the world’s best-known brands now growing their data science capabilities thanks to greater focus on in-house technology solutions, advanced analytics and collaboration in developing technology solutions for clients. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in data science, new media, marketing and turning large datasets into insights and value for clients. 

The role is perfectly suited for someone eager to learn and get their hands dirty. There is wide scope for exposure to new experiences and challenges for the candidate who is able to ask the right questions and is motivated to uncover innovative answers. 

Experience & Skills Required 

  • Have a strong grounding in Python, with experience of using it in an academic or work setting (SciPy, NumPy, Pandas etc.) 
  • Experience gained within a media agency or social media context would be beneficial but not essential 
  • Familiarity with a range of methods from linear regressions to time-series analysis 
  • Demonstrate proficiency across Excel, Python, and preferably SQL fundamentals 
  • Knowledge of/or interest in Natural Language Processing 
  • Experience handling varied and complex data sources. to draw accurate and insightful conclusions 
  • Comfortable translating complex methods into simple stories for non-analytical clients 
  • Inquisitive and curious about human and brand behaviour 
  • Digitally literate and interested in social and search data created by consumers 
  • Able to thrive in an autonomous environment. 

If you fit the above job description, please contact Teresa Cheeseman or email her on teresa.cheeseman@datatech.org.uk. Please be advised that we can only accept candidates who have the right to work in the UK. 

Alternatively, you can refer a friend or colleague by taking part in our fantastic referral schemes! If you have a friend or colleague who would be interested in this role, please refer them to us. For each relevant candidate that you introduce to us (there is no limit) and we place, you will be entitled to our general gift/voucher scheme.