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Data Scientist

Data Scientist

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  • Contract type:

    Temporary / Interim

  • Salary:

    £24.73 - £26.37 per hour + Holiday Pay

  • Contact:

    Sarah Madahar

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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  • Start date:

    3rd April 2018

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A leading scientific membership body are looking for a switched-on Data Scientist to join the team on a temporary basis to lead on the delivery of a data insights programme. Their aim is to develop an interactive, online visualisation and query tool that will provide a complete picture of funding across different research councils. The tool will also identify areas of excellence, emerging hot topics and innovations that are likely to have a huge economic and social impact. You will be the lead data expert working with a team of software developers to support the project development. You will be flexible as to duration of assignment whilst the Institute start the process of recruiting for a new Data Manager on a permanent basis.

Core Skills:

  • Experience with public API's
  • Data Extraction/cleansing/modelling
  • Data visualisation
  • Taxonomies
  • Product Ownership
  • Briefing and Managing freelance software developers
  • Report Writing

It is essential that you have experience with the following:

  • Tableau
  • MySQL
  • Alteryx
  • Python
  • JavaScript for visualisation (able to work with existing code)
  • Gephi or other network analysis software
  • AWS RDS (basic working knowledge)

You must be able to interview this Thursday 29th March, with successful candidate to start on the 3rd April. Please apply today!