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Data Scientist - South West England - Defence Project - £70k

Job Title: Data Scientist - South West England - Defence Project - £70k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 227 482_1512129016
Contact Name: Andrew Poxton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Data Scientist - South West England - Defence Project - £70k

My client is a well-known group with broad market share. Within their consultancy offering they have a specialist Data Science team who work on some really exciting projects. Their most recently project is working within the Defence industry and are now looking to add a Security Cleared Data Science (or Technical BA who is an aspiring Data Scientist) to join this team. While the head office for this team is in London, they have satellite offices across the UK and are able to accommodate Data Scientists who are happy to travel and engage with clients. You will get the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects using some really interesting Data Science techniques. As well as the more standard Machine learning and Predictive analytics projects you'll also get the chance to work on Neural Networks and Deep Learning projects.

You will be reporting directly into the Chief Data Scientist as part of a small but elite team. You will work under a well-respected, highly qualified manager with international experience and alongside some very passion Data Scientists. They work in a collaborative way and play to each-other's strengths. This is great for the productivity on projects and also creates an amazing learning environment, no matter what level you are at in your career.

The ideal Candidate will have:
*Experience within Data Science - Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Decision Trees, Monti-Carlo Simulation or whatever method gets the job done. You have flexibility in how you work.
*Experience of working within a client facing analytics, solving complex problems with Scientific methods. You must also be able to translate technical solutions to a non-technical audience
*Experience of working within a high security environment preferable MOD or Defence
*Technical experience with R, Python, SQL, SAS preferably a range of Analytical languages.

This is a great opportunity to work in with a creative environment. As this team grows, evolves and new projects are work this will become even more of a long term career opportunity. If there is a particular area of Data Science that interests you, the management team is more than happy to assist, commercialise your work and allow you to grow professionally. They believe that if you hire intellectual people you will need to remain stimulated.

This is an excellent to opportunity to take your career to a new level. DON'T get left behind APPLY NOW!!
To discuss this exciting Business Intelligence and Analytics opportunity in more detail + many other new and exciting roles, please send your CV to or call Andrew Poxton on 0203 326 4115 in complete confidence ASAP.

Parallel Consulting is a leading Analytics Recruitment Consultancy with many live Contract and Permanent job opportunities. We deal with Clients throughout the UK, Europe and USA.

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