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Senior Big Data Scientist

Job Title: Senior Big Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5,000 Car Allowance
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 1939
Contact Name: Zoe Hallam
Contact Email: zoe.hallam@parallelconsulting.com
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

A leading Global Bank is looking to expand their team over the next 12 months, and are now looking to hire a Senior Big Data Scientist, to join their London based team, applying brand new cutting edge technology to data that is made up of 1/3 of all UK transactions. Dealing with fraud, anomaly detection, loans and mortgage transactions. The team is currently made up of 5 other highly qualified Data Scientists, who get the chance to build new innovative ideas, and have an opportunity to make a real impact within the business.

You'll be responsible for designing, and building tools to identify crucial patterns and forecast consumer behaviour, that will make a real impact on the lives of over 7 million people.

Responsibilities:
- Building analytical tools to generate insight, recognise patterns and predict
behaviour
- Working closely with technology leaders and play a key role in the creation
of the information business
- Working collaboratively with stakeholders from multiple teams within the
Bank to devise innovative information on products

Essential Skills Required:
- A masters level degree in a quantitative discipline such as mathematics,
physics, computer science or engineering
- Strong mathematical and statistical analysis is essential
- Analytics, modelling or software development experience
- Experience and deep understanding of applying machine learning methods
and Big Data technologies
- Experience in using Scala and Spark is essential
- R, Python, Hadoop or Java are skills that will help with this role

If you are passionate about Big Data technologies, and want the chance to join a very skilled and innovative team of like minded people to build new technologies that really matter then you could the perfect fit.

A £5,000+ car allowance is also included in the comprehensive benefits package.

N.B: Candidates who require sponsorship can also be accepted

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.