Data Scientist (12 Month contract)

  • Job Reference: DR/1001DS
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2018
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £500 to £525
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Data Scientist (Python, R, MySQL)

Role: Data Scientist / Location: London / £500-£525

Fantastic opportunity for a motivated Data Scientist to join a superb, globally renowned media organisation based in London. The client is looking to hire an enthusiastic and experienced Data Scientist to join the Data Science team on a contract basis, working on a fantastic project to build out a new focused analytics platform.

The successful Data Scientist will be a creative individual with a strong statistical background. Working across various machine learning areas with the freedom to experiment, they will use their ideas to drive the project to success.

Python - R - MySQL - Agile - Google Cloud Platform - Data Science - Data Scientist

Data Scientist duties include:

  • R&D of machine learning models
  • Work to optimise current algorithms and methodologies
  • Work with engineers to define input and output requirements
  • Develop identification matching processes
  • Develop forecasting and valuation models

Required Data Scientist skill set:

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
  • Strong experience working with machine learning techniques
  • Expert knowledge of Python, R or MySQL
  • Agile

Desirable Data Scientist skill set:

  • Google Cloud Platform
  • TensorFlow, Apache Spark

Python - R - MySQL - Agile - Google Cloud Platform - Data Science - Data Scientist

If you are interested in this excellent 12 Month contract opportunity then please apply now!