Python and Data Specialist - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £700 per day

  • Contact:

    Abbie Levens

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Python and Data Specialist - DV Cleared

Huntingdon - 5 days on site

DV Clearance is essential for this role

Rate: £600-700 DOE outside IR35

12 months + extension

Essential skills

  • Mathematics (ideally degree level or above in STEM subject, or equivalent)
  • Experience of Python programming language essential
  • Exposure to some or all of the following Python libraries: Numpy, Pandas, Scikit-learn
  • Experience of ingesting, processing & cleaning large datasets
  • Experience of producing analytical reports and drawing insights from large datasets, particularly for a non-technical audience


  • Experience of machine learning algorithms:
    • Supervised techniques (e.g. Random Forest, XGBoost, Neural Networks)
    • Unsupervised techniques (e.g. Clustering algorithms; K-Means, DBSCAN)
  • Exposure to one or more of Keras, Tensorflow, PyTorch
  • Basic statistical knowledge; e.g. normal distribution, correlation
  • Exposure to Big Data platforms: e.g. Apache HDFS, Spark, Hive
  • Basic experience of writing efficient SQL queries
  • Awareness of modern data visualisation techniques