Data Scientist

X4 Life Sciences
18 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Data Scientist needed to join established Company in Birmingham An exciting tech company based in Birmingham are looking for a Data Scientist to join their team. This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to develop themselves amongst an experienced team of differing seniority. The company's work revolves around the manufacturing of products using the latest in remotely sensed imagery. They are looking for a Data Scientist to join their team and handle large sets of data and apply your own Machine Learning algorithms to said Data, to further develop their products. This role would suit a variety of different backgrounds, whether it be academic or commercial. The role itself is dependent on your experience in the field of Deep Learning or Computer Vision. Your role as a Data Scientist within this company will include: • Developing the companies Machine Learning capability, including developing your own models and pipelines that deliver classification or segmentation solutions on a variety of subjects • Research and develop innovative ways to create value from a variety of imagery and auxiliary data sets • Move existing processes over to new Machine Learning processes • Develop new capability and processing pipelines to process and analyse data rapidly to create a new range of products They are looking for somebody with a mix of the following qualities:
A degree in either computer science or a science discipline which includes a strong emphasis on computer programming. A technical background with proven track record in successful software development, implementation, version control, bug fixing and support High proficiency in Python, Docker and Linux. A mathematical and/or signal processing background.
A solid understanding of computer logic in general, including optimising software for use on available hardware, for example multi-threading and using GPU processing resources (CUDA) Experience using cloud systems for data analysis and application deployment (ideally Google Cloud).

The company are offering a generous salary alongside remote working three days a week. They also offer social benefits such as team building days, ride to work scheme etc. To talk more about the role, call and we can discuss the position in more detail.