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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Industry:
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 1869
Contact Name: Zoe Hallam
Contact Email: zoe.hallam@parallelconsulting.com
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a well-known, leading company within the financial services sector, where you can gain hands on training further developing your skills on a daily basis, as well as the opportunity to work in a fast past environment with a clear path to career progression.

Looking for skilled data scientists, to keep the team ahead of the curve. Working on end to end projects across the board - a new challenge will await you every day!

Responsibilities:
- Using your quantitative analysis and data mining skills to identify
opportunities on how customers interact with the company
- Using SAS, SQL and other tools to create insight on large sets of data to
assist in moving key metrics
- Keep up to date with trends and developments within the wider analytics
and data science community, ensuring your knowledge remains current

Essential Skills Required:
- MSc/PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or other technical fields
- Knowledge of SAS, SPS or R and SQL
- Hands on experience in applied statistics and analytical models
- Excellent communication skills

Desirable Skills:
- Experience with large data sets and distributed computing such as Hadoop
- Development experience in scripting languages such as Python


This company is a market leading name within the financial industry, and as well as gaining first class training with the newest technologies, you will also be eligible for a share allocation in the company, on top of your annual salary.

Parallel Consulting is a multi-awarding winning, global leader in Analytics & Data Science recruitment.
With over 12 years expertise, we assist our clients within Analytics, Customer & Marketing Insight, Web Analytics, Big Data, Data Science, Credit Risk and BI.