Lead Data Scientist

  • Location:

    Reading, Berkshire, S. E. England, England

  • Sector:

    Data Science, Insight & Analytics

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Chris Weatherley

  • Contact email:

    Chris.Weatherley@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/537150

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Lead Data Scientist

Our client is seeking a hands-on Lead Data Scientist within the Reading or Havant areas who has exceptional data science knowledge and experience. We're building an advanced cloud analytics platform and utilise a variety of data sources ranging from IoT sensor data, geospatial, weather, lidar, fault & maintenance, to telematics and use advanced supporting technologies including GIS systems and PAAS machine learning services.

You'll earn a very competitive salary of up to £85,000 alongside world-class benefits in a very supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential.

You'll be fluent, passionate and a thought leader in Machine learning (Supervised, Unsupervised & scikit-learn) alongside Deep Learning (e.g. Tensorflow/Keras) and possess strong programming skills which should include Python (Pandas, Numpy, PySpark, Jupyter, etc.

Your Role:

You will build innovative proof of concepts for complex industrial problems across our critical business units including Generation (Hydro, Offshore wind, Onshore wind, Gas, Coal), Transmission, Distribution (including Smart Grid), Trading, B2B supply, Enterprise (including Smart cities, Telco, Rail).

Some of your Skills:

  • 5+ years' experience in applying data science/machine learning / AI to solve business problems.
  • Experience working in an agile team advantageous.
  • Experience working with state of the art data science, modelling & visualisation techniques.
  • Experience working with complex datasets.

The full-time Lead Data Scientist position in Reading or Havant will reward you with a competitive base salary of up to £85,000 and excellent benefits. We'll also provide you with a great work-life balance environment.

Please get in touch and apply today.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter, and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.