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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Salary: €500 - €650 per day + Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 months +
REF: ds270116
Contact Name: Amy Harris
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

One of the World's largest Energy Companies are looking for **English and German** speaking Data Scientists to assist them with their plans to become the energy industry's leader in innovation.

They are sourcing a senior Data Scientist to work with functional teams across various areas within the business to build cutting edge data related products.

You could be working within customer retail, smart metering, mobile, energy production, trading or operations. This is a highly varied role which will also incorporate frequent travel across Europe to various sites.

The Senior Data Scientist will be required to manage technical delivery of data related innovation products. You will be the main techncial point of contact in teams where you will work with a variety of people, including marketing experts and developers.

Typical Projects will include testing and validating hypotheses around new business models and developing algorithms to extract insight from a variety of data sets. Essentially you will design algorithms and potentially develop market ready products for external clients.


- Develop Data Products

-Take the role of techncial lead, and technical point of contact across various analytics projects.

-Manage the development of proto type alogorithms

-Build algorithms into software and conduct experiments along with other data scientists.

-Contribute to the growing insight capability within the company

Required Experience

-4-5+ years experience in Data Science/advanced analytics role

-Experience in machine learning and statistical techniques

-Experienced in using advanced analytics software, languages and platforms (R, Python, SAS, Casanda, Hadoop and AWS)

-Experience of writing production quality code to process large data sets

Nice to Have

-Experience of working with utility data

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