We are seeking an experienced Data Scientist for a global company
on a contract basis in Greater London. Our client delivers expert services to
Government, Technology, Hydrocarbon sectors and Oil & Gas EPC. With a
portfolio that includes some of the world’s most notable projects, they have
gained a catalogue of prestigious clients and an increasing workload.
The selected candidate will have the following key roles and
- Demonstrable experience
providing client led analysis to support decision makers within either the
public or private sectors, minimum experience 5 years.
- A passion for analysing
data and the ability to provide insights and bring data to life through
different presentation outputs
- Experience working with
data lakes / data warehouses with a preference within AWS or alternatives
such as Azure or Google Cloud.
- The ability to manipulate,
sanitise and map large amounts of data.
- Experience and knowledge
of statistical modelling.
- Expert Excel user.
Experience using at least one of: R, Python, SQL modelling, VBA or
- An interest in machine
learning / AI
- Excellent communication
skills with technical and non-technical colleagues.
- The ability to think
creatively to data science problems.
- Proactive, and exemplary
attention to detail.
- The ability to work as
part of a diverse and geographically dispersed team.
- Ability to take complex
data and make the output useable and understandable to the C-Suite
- Ability to have a
pragmatic and innovative approach when there is a lack of data
- Consultancy soft skills,
to enable building of great relationships with clients, facilitate
workshops and influence outcomes
- Please note, the role
holder will either need to have, or be eligible to apply for, UK SC
clearance. Ideally would hold NPPV3 Clearance.
The following skills and experiences are preferable:
- Experience within either
Policing, Defence or Security.
- Experience building
predictive models to support analysis requirements.
- Business intelligence
reporting in Tableau or PowerBI (or similar tool).
Core Responsibilities and Duties
- As a data scientist within
the Advisory team, the post holder will be responsible for:
- Designing project specific
analysis, including generating and testing hypotheses with stakeholders.
- Collecting and documenting
analysis requirements across multiple stakeholders.
- Undertaking data capture
from numerous systems, including conducting data audits and sanitisations
- Conducting mathematically
sound analysis, using appropriate tools and techniques, all documented in
a clear way.
- Reporting to clients
through either written or verbal presentations.