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Data Scientist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    BI, Big Data & Analytics

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £650 - £750 per day + negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Smallwood

  • Contact email:

    adams@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    750

  • Salary low:

    650

  • Job ref:

    DSci1512

  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2015-09-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Data Scientist

 

Montash have been engaged by a Global Financial Services Organisation to source and secure a Data Scientist to join their in-house analytics team. The successful candidate will be highly experienced in statistical, mathematical and predictive modelling as well as a range of tools including Hadoop, Python and R.

  • You will manage and lead a team to deliver on-going insight generation / value delivery from data held within a Hadoop-based platform
  • Create visualisations to aid in the understanding and communication of data outcomes in addressing business problems / opportunities
  • Communicate findings to both business and IT stakeholders
  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources.

 

SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • MSc in an appropriately mathematical discipline
  • 5+ years' experience working with large amounts data.
  • Able to translate business objectives into actionable analyses.
  • Programming skills in languages such as R, Java, Pig, SQL, etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of Hadoop, Hive, MapReduce
  • Knowledge of statistical/probability modelling, trend/pattern recognition, uncertainty modelling, forecasting/projections, predictive analytics, etc.

 

This is an urgent requirement for a Data Scientist to join a Global Financial Services Organisation, please submit your CV for a confidential conversation.

Key Skills: "Data Scientist" / "Data Analyst" / "Analytics" / "Data Analysis" / "Hadoop" / "Big Data" / "Python" / "SQL" / "Hadoop" / "Teradata" / "R" / "Predictive Modelling" / "Hive" / "pig" / "java" / "MapReduce"