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Head of Data Analysis (26873)

circa £75,000 DoE + excellent benefits

Meeting big data challenges for the next decade

Are you deeply familiar with the challenges of ever-increasing data sets? Do you want to put your knowledge to the test in an industry where conquering big data is critical to success?

This team is in need of expert direction to overcome the dual challenges of increasing data size and increasing analytical complexity. You will be tasked with upgrading the existing systems as well as planning and implementing a long-term strategy to ensure the data analysis capabilities remain world class.


  • Demonstrable experience managing large data-centric software projects.
  • A top degree in a STEM subject from a prestigious university, ideally including a background in experimental science.
  • Good knowledge of object orientated programming (Java, C++, Python, etc…).

Additional knowledge of HPC and/or HTC hardware, and optimisation of hardware for scientific computing applications are beneficial but not required.

With a well-funded and ambitious 10 year development programme about to start, this is an exciting time to join. On offer is a competitive salary and a generous set of benefits including a superb pension scheme.

Please note: even if you don’t have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest – we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

Recommend for £250 – see www.ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend for details.