Overview

Data Scientist – Birmingham city centre – Python / R / Jupyter / Machine Learning / AI / Statistics / MySQL / Big Data

My client, a technology start-up company developing artificial intelligence and machine learning software are in the process of expanding their Data Science team.

With a rapidly growing customer base and the backing of major investors, they are looking an analytically minded, creative problem solver to come on board and work within the existing Agile Software Product Development environment.

As the Data Scientist you will handle data at each stage of the product information flow from raw data collected, through prediction and optimisation algorithm stages to end user presentation. You will help lead on the validation of algorithm accuracy and statistical hypothesis testing with the focus of you work moving quickly along with the ongoing product development. You will work in the agile software product development environment we operate and will handle data at each stage of the product information flow from raw data collected from sites, through prediction and optimisation algorithm stages to end user presentation.

The Data Science team work alongside the Software Development team and you will be dealing with colleagues at all levels of the business. As well as being in an exciting time of growth, our client are also in the process of moving into a larger office, with plenty of opportunities for progression and learning.

The ideal candidate will ideally have a Degree or higher in Maths, Computer Science, Predictive Analytics/Big Data or similar with an Internship or 1-2 years’ experience within a related field.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with large and noisy temporal data sets and channels
  • Looking at patterns and finding relationships present in real world data sets
  • Applying machine learning predictive algorithms and models
  • Communicating your method and findings to our diverse team
  • Designing and executing data experiments
  • Creating methods for cleaning data and alerting users to unreliable data channels

Must haves:

  • Experience of using machine learning algorithms (they use Python and Jupyter for concept development)
  • Experience using R statistical package
  • Experience of working with MySQL databases
  • Ability to quickly prototype systems
  • Excellent problem solving abilities

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing technology business, will give you continual guidance and training and the opportunity to progress your career within a talented Data Science team. If you’re interested in this Data Scientist position then please send your CV over to Andy at Technical Team Solutions at your earliest opportunity and one of the team will be in touch to go into further detail.

Data Scientist – Birmingham city centre – Python / R / Jupyter / Machine Learning / AI / Statistics / MySQL / Big Data