Data Scientist - Remote

Location
Job Type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference 32721

Our client, a multinational software vendor is seeking an experienced Data Scientist to join their team on a remote basis as a permanent employee. We will require somebody comfortable working with stakeholders between GMT & GMT+4 in terms of time zones. As such, we are ideally looking for applicants in Europe. 

The Role: 
Data Science analysis tasks with Jupyter/Pandas including evaluating extracted data, validating against expected values, aggregating and preparing it for presentation in response to end-user queries. 
Maintaining and updating rule-based algorithms that map between sets of entities. 

Required skills and experience: 

  • Excellent programming skills in either R or Python. 
  • Significant SQL querying experience, ideally in T-SQL (Knowledge of aggregates such PERCENTILE, temporary tables, CTEs, linked servers, JSON and XML queries, CROSS/OUTER APPLY etc.). 
  • Ability to code in Java and associated libraries is preferred.  
  • Strong experience of statistics and Machine Learning.  
  • Experience with Jupyter or RStudio (experience of data gathering/preparation within Jupyter or R, such consuming web APIs, database calls, scraping). 
  • Plotting of charts (with libraries such as plotly and ggplot) would be advantageous.  
  • Experience of scraping frameworks such as Scrapy or BeautifulSoup is preferred.  
  • A University Degree in a relevant field. Masters is heavily preferred.  
  • Strong English language skills are a must.  
 

Interested?

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact Grant Tarbet at grant.tarbet@head-count.com

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