1 week ago
Newport 525 - 560 Permanent
Job Reference: BBBH39576_1641556593
My client are a prestigious government organisation with offices in Newport, South Wales and Fareham, Hampshire.
They are seeking a data scientist for an initial 6 month contract, with strong coding skills who would help to improve the existing statistical method of trade data allocation for complex UK companies. The person would need to quickly develop a full understand of the existing methods, assumptions, and underlying statistical principles.
The role has been deemed inside IR35. £525.00 - £560.00 per day.
The person should have previous experience in managing big data and cloud storage. They should demonstrate the ability to write efficient analytic programs in Python and SQL scripts, understanding functional and object-oriented coding and code sharing within a team. The essential part of the work is statistical analysis of big, multi-dimensional datasets of economic data, ranking and selecting the most significant statistical features, and presenting their findings for audiences with mixed technical background.
Skills and knowledge