Data Scientist

Recruiter
CK Group
Location
E Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Apr 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Ref
50351
Contact
Naynesh Mistry
Sector
Biotechnology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CK Group are recruiting for a new and exciting Data Scientist on a permanent which can be remote based. This is an ideal role for a person willing to transfer from academia and start their career as a data scientist.

Benefits:

**Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension**

The Company:
Our client is a fast paced globally recognised FMCG company with multiple sites globally.

Location:
The company will allow remote working, though some onsite presence may be required in Hull once a month.

Data Scientist Role:
  • Advise on and help implement predictive and statistical models in order to drive technology benefits and business outcomes.
  • An ideal candidate will be familiar with scientific methodology, mathematical modelling, and statistical thinking.
  • Knowledge of machine learning methods is welcome but not essential. Basic programming skills (preferably Python, R, MATLAB or similar) or willingness to learn them is required.

Responsibilities:
  • Design and prototype mathematical and statistical models to better understand data and make predictions.
  • Analyse and interpret experimental data to enhance business decisions.

Your Background:
  • Master's degree in a field relevant to data science.
  • A high level of mathematical and statistical ability.
  • The ability to analyse, model and interpret data is ESSENTIAL.
  • Experience in applied statistics such as distributions, modelling, regression, assessment of uncertainty, etc.
  • Experience with a data science programming language such as Python, R, MATLAB or other is a plus.

Apply:
For more information or to apply for this Data Scientist position, please contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457703 or email nmistry@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job ref 50351.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.