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Data Scientist

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Recruiter
Progressive Recruitment
Posted
16 July 2014
Closes
13 August 2014
Ref
PR-12471463
Contact
Jatinder Sangha
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
competitive

Further information

A data analytics are currently looking to add to their team by bringing on board a Data Scientist on a permanent basis.

Core duties and responsibilities:
 Conceptualise solutions which use energy data to engage consumers and improve the performance of energy companies
 Develop prototype algorithms and proof of concept demonstrations of these solutions
 Specify production requirements, and write robust scalable code for proven models
 Manage small development activities and client projects, including configuring and customising models to meet specific client needs
Education and experience:
 2-5 years professional experience in a data science role using MATLAB, R or Python
 Degree level qualification in a discipline involving mathematics and data analysis, e.g. Optimisation, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology. Minimum 2:1 or equivalent.
 A at A Level Maths or equivalent
Skills:
 Fluency in MATLAB, R or Python
 Proven ability to learn and use new programming languages quickly
 Experience in machine learning and/or statistical techniques preferred
 Experience of writing production quality code to process large data sets
 Experience of working with utility data or at time series data, customer data, and/or operational business data
 Exceptional pattern spotting and problem-solving ability, and a fastidious eye for detail
 Rigour and discipline, and strong personal organisational skills


Location: London

Salary: £40k - £50k dependant on experience


If you would like to be considered for this vacancy forward me your up to date CV and I will get back to you with more details about the role.


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