Data Scientist / Insight Analyst

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    James Jarvis

  • Contact email:

    james.jarvis@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027509_1552985120

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

DATA SCIENCE / INSIGHT / SAS / PYTHON / R / SQL

Data Insight Scientist
Leicester
£500-525PD
Start ASAP!

My client based in Leicester is in need of 2 Data Insight Scientist's to work on a number of exciting projects over the next 6-12 Months.

We need an expert in using:

- SAS
- Python
- R (Preferable)

About the Role:-

*Work with teams from around the business to understand problems and opportunities and gather requirements for model building.
*Interrogate large volumes of data from a range of sources, including transactional, demographic and online, to collect data for modelling.
*Use SAS Enterprise Miner to build predictive models and segmentations.
*Work with the marketing team and selections analysts to design and implement tests to prove the value of predictive models.
*Present model findings and analysis to a range of audiences.
*Proactively identify opportunities for personalisation and improvements to the customer experience.
*Support the wider team with ad hoc insight and analysis when required.

Skills & experience:

*Understanding of data science techniques covering regression, classification and segmentation problems.
*Strong SAS and SQL skills, ideally with experience of SAS Enterprise Miner.
*Excellent communication skills - comfortable presenting to a range of audiences and tailoring content accordingly.
*Good time management skills with the ability to manage multiple deadlines and priorities.
*Experience using clickstream data would be beneficial.