Data Scientist - Supply Chain

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Salary
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted
04 Oct 2019
Closes
26 Oct 2019
Ref
1285125833
Contract Type
Full Time
Data Scientist - Supply Chain - Permanent opportunity West Midlands

Your new company
You will be working for an industry leading manufacturer and distributor based in Warwickshire

Your new role
You will be part of the Supply Chain function working within the forecasting and planning department. You will be responsible for selecting the best forecasting method for the supply chain team. You will be responsible for investigating and researching other areas of the supply chain and recommending optimisation techniques. This will include understanding business needs and providing solutions which can help to streamline the forecasting process. You will be using data science tool kits such as Python, R or SAS.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will have a real interest in statistics and mathematics. Ideally you will have a mathematical, computer science or engineering qualification and it will be a necessity that you have working knowledge of data science tool kits such as Python, R or SAS. You will have excellent analytical and problem solving skills and will be familiar with using query languages such as SQL. Knowledge of statistics such as distributions, statistical testing and regressions will be required for the role. You will also be familiar with time series modelling from classical methods like ARMIA & STL forecasts or similar forecasting models.

What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a salary of between £35,000- £40,000 with competitive benefits included.

What you need to do now
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