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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
REF: 2496
Contact Name: Zoe Hallam
Contact Email: zoe.hallam@parallelconsulting.com
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a leading firm, based in Oxford to work closely with high value clients in providing insight to aid key business decisions.

Responsibilities:
- Be a creative thinker and propose new ways to look at problems using data mining
- Present your findings back to the business and key clients
- Problem solving with strong analytical skills
- Modelling complex data problems and discovering insights and opportunities
- Building statistical models and applying machine learning techniques to extract patters
from large data sets
- Build propensity models to aid targeted marketing strategies

Essential Skills Required:
- PhD or MSc in Operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning,
physics, or a related subject
- Deep understanding of statistical, predictive modelling concepts and machine learning
- 1+ years experience within industry
- Experience of statistical modelling
- Technical skills such as R,Python and SQL

Desirable Skills:
- Familiar with C/C++, Java, and VBA
- Classification techniques

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.