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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
Salary: £500 - £525 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 months+
REF: 14270/001_1510913777
Contact Name: Lisa Christopherson
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

I am recruiting for a Data Scientist to be based in Hampshire.

This role is working within the public sector and is inside IR35 so you must work through an umbrella company for the duration of the contract.

You will be involved the application of new (internal and external) Data Science capabilities, in order to enhance analytical tools, techniques and insights in support of defence and security decision making.

You will create impact through supporting strategic and operational decision-making and build credible analytical tools from the data and using best practice coding to generate reproducible work.

You must be proficient with using Python (including use of NumPy, Pandas, Jupyter Notebook and Matplotlib) or R, preferably both to undertake data science.

You must also have knowledge and experience in either of the fields of text analytics (for example data cleaning, data mining and sentiment analysis) or machine learning (for example trend analysis, predictive analysis, supervised and un-supervised learning).

Proficient in using visualisation software such as Tableau, D3.js, or games engine technology e.g. Unity or Unreal.

If successful you will be required to undertake SC clearance, if not already cleared.

The deadline for candidate submission is Monday 27/11/17 at 1pm.