Data Scientist (Python / Spark / Machine Learning)

London

£600 - £601 a day

required by my retail client in London on a 6 month initial contract as they look for someone to help drive one of their main business transformation programmes
This role is paying around £600/day DOE
As a data scientist you will understand and translate business challenges into experiments, algorithms and insight, using Python. You will also generate insight for internal stakeholders and for the wider business in order to drive performance and set direction for the development of sophisticated data products
This is an opportunity to join one of the most well-known retailers as they strive to use data Science to understand their customers spending and be leaders in their field!
Skills

Experience developing algorithms using the Python Data Science stack
Have a range of Machine Learning techniques for designing, developing and testing algorithms and hypotheses
Experience with Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, AWS, Impala, Oozie would be an advantage
Ability to develop robust processes that can be automated and deployed at scale
Proficiency with SQL and the ability to profile and transform relational data structures
Familiarity with software engineering techniques including version control, build automation, testing
A quantitative degree (e.g. statistics, mathematics, physics, machine learning, engineering)

If this is of interest please get in touch as soon as possible

Posted by Xcede Digital, 05 May