Data Scientist

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    Chelmsford, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    over 2 years ago

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Data Scientist

Location: Chelmsford

Are you a proficient programmer who is keen to develop skills in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning?

As a Research Scientist - Data, you will be working on a wide range of Data science research topics for customers across the defence, security and commercial sectors. You will also have the opportunity to forge strong links with Academic partners.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to mix technical challenges with customer-facing and project support tasks. In addition to a solid academic background and excellent written and verbal communication skills, we are interested in candidates with experience in disciplines such as Mathematics, Statistics, Economic ,Theoretical Physics and Biosciences with Statistics.

Your main responsibilities will involve:

+Conducting novel research in given topic areas, often in partnership with leading UK Universities.

+Developing prototypes and proof of concept demonstrators

+Taking ownership of tasks in projects and deliver to challenging standards.

+Working effectively both on self-directed projects and in larger project teams.

+Preparing technical reports and technical proposals.

Your skills and qualifications:

+Experience in software development in any of the following: Java, Python

+Possesses excellent communication skills, both written and oral and the ability to work under pressure

+A keen desire to learn and willingness to seek novel solutions.

+PhD. qualified or equivalent in a relevant discipline (Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Theoretical Physics, Bioscience with Statistics)

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.