Data Scientist, Midlands

Recruiter
Lawrence Harvey
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
£600 per day
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
My market leading client is looking for a data scientist to join their new analytics team on an initial 6 months contract.

A Data Scientist who will be developing and delivering the data science strategy, coordinating data programmes across the organisation and solving the most complex data science problems that have arisen in the company.

Skills and experience:
- Undergraduate degree in numerical subject
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office tools
- Experience accessing and analysing data using language/tools/databases such as R, Python, SAS, SPSS, etc - (ideally Python)
- Experience in applying statistical techniques and building predictive or other mathematical models
- Highly analytical
- The ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner
Desirable
- Masters or other advanced degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, or other technical field
- Previous insurance or financial services industry experience
- Experience with data visualization tools
- Experience using big data technologies

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