Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Helena Hughes

  • Contact email:

    helena.hughes@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00028010_1557751026

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Startdate:

    Flexible

Job Role: Data Scientist
Location: London
Contract Length: 6 Month Contract
Rate: £500- £550PD
Start Date: Flexible

I have just had an urgent requirement come through for a Data Scientist based in central London for a 6 Month Contract.

Our client is a reputable Charitable Foundation and they are looking for a contractor who will be open to joining a great team with hopes to extend past the initial 6 months.

Here are some details about the skills required for this role:

Experience & Skills
To succeed in the role, you will need to demonstrate the:
Essential
*Ability to work effectively in a team
*Ability to manage time effectively, prioritize workload and meet deadlines
*Clear focus on solutions and iterative development
*Ability to work effectively with internal and external stakeholders
*Determination and active interest in learning and applying new skills

Skills:
Essential
*Good knowledge of Python or other programming language
*Knowledge of SQL
*Good experience with common data science and machine learning libraries such as
pandas, scikit-learn, keras, pytorch
*Experience working with data visualization libraries such as matplotlib or ggplot,
or tools such as Tableau
*Excellent communication skills with an emphasis on explaining machine learning
techniques to a lay audience

If this sounds great to you then please do get in touch with your CV and I will get back to you ASAP.