Data Scientist

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Data Scientist

Salary:£40000 - £50000 per annum
Location:Stroud, Gloucestershire, South West, England
Consultant:Kat Gorman
Data Scientist

My client is looking for a Data Scientist to join their team based in the Bristol/Stroud area – this role is hybrid, with the requirement to go into the office once a week. This role is with a company that undertake exciting Technology Research & Development projects for a variety of clients and sectors.

About the role

As a data scientist you will be responsible for delivering a range of machine learning and AI models, and for developing and delivering Four graph capabilities. You will work as part of a new team of data scientists working in these areas, as well as working closely with our software development and product teams.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
  • Develop advanced machine learning models in Python, focussing on: image processing; Natural Language Processing; and standard ML models such as regression models, random forests, clustering etc.
  • Extract and manipulate data from existing SQL data stores such as PostgreSQL and SQL Server. In addition, we are embracing graph databases.
  • Develop and maintain data science models in production, including deploying via containerisation methods such as Docker etc.
  • Create data pipelines and a mechanism to monitor and manage these jobs.
  • Design and build repositories to hold wrangled data.
  • Mentor junior members of the team ensuring best practices are developed and then maintained.
  • Work in agile teams, with code reviews and source control.
  • Research new ML techniques and keep abreast of latest developments in machine learning, reading latest literature to identify relevant techniques.
  • Learn new skills, to test and prove new technologies or capabilities and drive what you discover into working production solutions.
  • Write blogs and whitepapers on contemporary and latest developments in data science and machine learning to reach a wide-audience.
To be considered for this role you will need:

Essential Requirements:
  • A degree in a quantitative discipline (eg Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics etc) from a reputable university.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ industry experience writing high quality, production-grade Python code, with familiarity of code reviews, agile development and version control (Git).
  • As a data scientist you will have detailed knowledge and real-experience on a range of AI techniques (eg supervised and unsupervised machine learning techniques, deep learning, graph data science and analytics, statistical analysis, time series, geospatial data, etc.).
  • You will have commercial experience in building, developing and testing machine learning solution and models in Python using a range of libraries including: Pandas, numpy, scipy, scikit-learn, Keras, TensorFlow, PyTorch, etc.
Position – Data Scientist – Permanent
Permanent Location – Bristol / Stroud area
Salary –: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Keywords: Data Scientist, Python, Machine learning, Pandas, Numpy, Scipy, Scikit-learn, Keras,SQL, AI Techniques.

Only apply for this role if you currently hold the specific Government Security Clearance or are eligible for Government Security Clearance.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role
Kat Gorman