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Data Scientist (26151)

up to £50,000 DoE plus benefits

Experienced or newly graduated data scientist with strong statistics

This independent Cambridge product company are growing their data science team and are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic data scientist to join them.

Use and develop your analytical, scripting and data science skills in a company with a strong focus around data. Analytics and well-reasoned analysis are a priority for the company.

You will have:

  • A good degree in a subject making strong use of statistics to work with data; this may be a STEM subject or a statistically-focused field such as applied psychology.
  • An intuitive feel for mathematics, and the ability to associate these concepts with real world outcomes.
  • The ability to critique a hypothesis and explore whether data supports any particular conclusion.
  • Experience working with data and statistics using one or more of the following: Excel, Python, Tableau, SQL, and cloud or related tools.
  • Good communication and collaboration skills, a professional and organised approach, critical thinking, and a touch of humility.

Relevant commercial experience is very welcome; this role is open to candidates at a variety of levels.

A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer. Opportunities for hybrid working are anticipated. The company's well-equipped office in central Cambridge is close to bus and rail links.

Keywords: data science / data scientist, applied statistics, mathematics, Excel, Python, Tableau, SQL, cloud, AWS, Cambridge.

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