Data Scientist

Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 138833_1605526831
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2020 11:40

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Data Scientist - remote based - initial 3 months - £350-400 per day

Data Scientists are responsible for translating business and operational challenges into analytical problems, and resolving these with innovative solutions.
As a data scientist, you must synthesise information from large and diverse datasets, and deploy advanced statistical and machine learning methods to understand underlying drivers.
You will work closely with Product Owners to define and prioritise business problems, and then validate high-value hypotheses for their solution. You will use your technical expertise to assess hypotheses using appropriate analytical methods and be able to communicate the implications of complex models. Using the insights from these models you will support operational teams to determine the most successful interventions and support their deployment and evaluation in the field.

Skills needed:
- Experience with data analysis and handling sensitive data;
- Experience with using analytical tools such as R and/or Python, Excel;
- Strong communication skills & ability to build positive relationships
- Drive out insights, problem solver,
- Not prescriptive, team players with multi-discipline.
- Be able to work with ambiguity.

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