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PhD Data Scientist / Data Engineer (23445)

Cambridge (South)
to £highly competitive + benefits

PhD, data science, statistics, machine learning, NoSQL, Python

Are you a PhD with strong analytical skills, extensive knowledge of statistics, and are you a prolific programmer? This top consultancy is keen to find a Data Scientist / Data Engineer with this balance of skills, and with specific experience of relevant technologies.

You will have:

  • A data-oriented PhD, and good degree in a relevant scientific subject from a top university, and strong A-levels especially including mathematics with statistics
  • Experience of statistical modelling and model development/selection
  • Substantial programming experience in Python, Java, Scala or F#
  • Statistical programming in R or MATLAB
  • Experience with Hadoop or a comparable data science platform

And one or more of (formally, or through personal interest projects):
Experience with machine learning frameworks such as Spark; experience with NoSQL databases such as ElasticSearch; proven ability developing AI; or practical electronics.

This successful consultancy has considerable expertise working with high-tech data-producing devices and the Internet of Things. You’ll work with smart engineers and scientists with diverse backgrounds, on the next generation of devices and connected systems, some of which may prove to be household names.

This is a rare opportunity for Data Scientist or Data Engineer to make an impact. If you’d like to be considered, do send your CV directly to ECM Selection – we read every CV, can only put forward the top few candidates, but would be keen to hear from you.

Keywords: PhD, data science, statistics, machine learning, NoSQL, Python, R

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