Senior Data Scientist (Python / Hadoop / Machine Learning)


£350 - £400 a day

Senior Data Scientist (Python / Hadoop / Machine Learning / Forecasting) required by my client on a 12-month initial contract based in Hertfordshire and home (3 days in Hertfordshire 2 days at home)
This is paying up to £650/day and can wait notice periods for perm candidates

They need a Senior Data Scientist with a math's and stats background that is interested in applying their skills to different real world and business challenges
On a day to day basis you will be analysing and linking complex datasets and building mathematical models on top of big data architectures to gain deep insights into opportunities to improve the customer experience. You will be supporting their centralised single forecasting project, working with their engineering teams to build a single forecasting pipeline to run on their Hadoop platform.

They need someone who has good stakeholder management communicating complex solutions in a clear, understandable way to non-technical business stakeholder's
This is an opportunity to work with one of the most recognisable brands in the UK. The work you do will have a real effect on your friends and families lives and you will be able to see it implemented
Programming experience
Experience with different programming languages and a good grasp of Python is essentialUnderstanding of common data structures and algorithms. Understanding of time and space complexityUse of version control (Git)Experience working with open source Data Science environmentsKnowledge of open source big-data technology such as Apache Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig, MapReduceExperience building production systems would be extremely beneficial
If this is of interest please get in touch

Posted by Xcede Digital, 22 May