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Data Scientist

Edinburgh, Scotland

Posted on 10th August 2018
Salary/Rate negotiable
Job type Permanent
Our Ref 25965/001

About this job
New and exciting opportunity for an experienced Data Scientist for leading Financial services company.
The ideal candidate will have a self-motivated mind-set and be able to work with cross functional teams, translate outputs into presentations for Executive level stakeholders.
This is a fantastic opportunity to take a central role within the organisation.
Key responsibilities
*Carry out data science projects, including building predictive models, using statistical and analytical methods for a range of products and customer journeys.
*Identify new predictive insights and features from a variety of data sources both internal and external.
*Data and variable re-structuring, pre-processing and transformation across a wide range of data sources and API endpoints.
*Adapting modelling techniques for both small and large datasets.
*Performing retrospective analysis, monitoring of model performance and data assessment for marketing, product and client activities.
*Provide in-depth technical support, working with non-technical teams

*Essential Skills:
*Ability to model solutions to problems in innovative and original ways.
*Experience with all stages of a data science project, from importing and cleaning data from a range of sources and formats, feature engineering and model validation.
*Excellent communication skills, including data visualisation and reporting.
*Strong technical skills, proficiency in programming is a must.
*ETL, SQL, SSIS, Tableau
Please get in touch to hear more
0131 473 7038

For further details, contact Ashley McKechnie on 0131 473 7038 or e-mail