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Graduate Physicist, Data Science (26338)

Oxford
to £35k plus excellent benefits

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Machine learning and data science for physics modelling and simulation

This established research company seeks a Graduate Physicist to join their data science team. This role provides a superb opportunity to design and implement data science and machine learning solutions for optimisation and simulation within a deep physics application. The company’s core research and development evolves continually as they work towards a long-term energy solution for the planet.

To contribute successfully to this highly motivated team, you must have the following attributes:

  • Excellent degree in physics (MPhys, MSci) or similar from a highly-ranked university with A level grades to back it up (primarily A/A*s)
  • Evidence of enthusiasm for data science research and the use of machine learning technologies within a physics or simulation environment
  • Good programming skills, mainly Python with additional knowledge of C++, R or Julia
  • Enthusiasm and desire to work in a transformational real-world team environment
  • Excellent communication skills with evidence of taking the initiative

This dynamic company is well-funded and offers a friendly working environment close to Oxford. In return, you will receive a competitive salary with excellent benefits and work with a talented team of physicists and engineers on cutting-edge development.

This role is subject to vetting procedures similar to security clearance.

Keywords: Machine Learning, Data Science, Bayesian, Computational Physics, Simulation, Optimisation, Numerical Modelling, Oxford.

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