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Data Scientist

Location: Gloucestershire, England Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval

Data Scientist

My client are passionate about what they do and take pride in leading the information technology and services industry in providing web-based software tools that drive straight-through processing for the insurance and financial services markets on a global basis.

They have an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist to support our goal to help grow the protection industry through the use of data and analytics. Reporting to the Data Product Manager, this role will deliver wide-ranging data-driven solutions using machine learning and statistical data analysis.

Your role:

  • Collaborate with the wider Data Analytics team to improve existing functionality and deliver richer data insights back to the business.
  • Work closely with product and tech teams to develop our predictive capabilities to meet the market challenges.
  • Perform ad-hoc data analysis, presenting results back in a clear, concise manner.
  • Work with customers to enhance our existing products with machine learning & statistical analysis.
  • Keep the lights on - support existing machine learning services through adaptive maintenance.
  • Develop processes that are scalable, automating wherever possible, and providing clear and repeatable documentation.

Required skills for the Data Scientist role:

TECHNICALLY ABLE: looking for bright individuals that excel at Data Science; you must have:

  • Experience building machine learning models in R or Python
  • Experience using SQL to perform data transformations, cleansing and analysis
  • Working knowledge of regression and classification algorithms
  • Experience with cloud-based data science tools would be beneficial
  • NUMERATE: You will be bringing statistical rigor to our data analytics team. A degree level qualification in Mathematics or Statistics is essential.
  • INNOVATIVE: We collaborate as a team and across the business; entrepreneurship is actively encouraged, challenging the status quo to create exciting solutions.
  • BUSINESS SAVVY: We believe the best results are delivered when working with a clear understanding of the wider market. You should have an understanding of how data science projects are delivered within a business context. Experience in financial services would be beneficial.
  • CUSTOMER FOCUSED: Everything we do is for our customers; you'll need to work closely with customers, listening, challenging and delivering.
  • SELF-STARTER: Driven by your passion to bring data to life, you will manage your own workload to prioritise the most valuable initiatives and deliver.

The environment:

  • Highly collaborative environment
  • Inclusive culture
  • Work-life balance focus, including

o Flexible working schedules

o 25 days holiday per year with flex

o Wellness allowance to keep you active

o Sports and social events

  • Special interest group sessions (with pizza)
  • Open plan, relaxed and focused environment
  • Casual dress
  • Perkbox membership (discounts and freebies)
  • Well stocked kitchen - free soda, tea, coffee, fruit

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