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Job Overview

Data Scientist - SQL Server in London, UK

  • Reference - DS1
  • Permanent
  • £45,000 - £60,000 per annum

Data Scientist - SQL Server

Remote / London

Looking for a new challenge?

Explore Group has formed an exclusive recruitment partnership with a well-known, award-winning, regulatory firm, which offers a broad range of consulting services for the financial industry. They have their own advanced technology platform and the group has operations in Europe, US and Central Americas.

As their first Data Science hire you will be analysing large amounts of raw information to find patterns that will help improve the company. They will rely on you to utilise data to extract valuable business insights that benefit their clients. In this role, you should be highly analytical with a knack for mathematics and statistics. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential for interpreting data. Ideally, we also want to see a passion for machine-learning and research.

What will you be doing?

  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
  • Undertake pre-processing of structured and unstructured data
  • Analyse large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns
  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Combine models through ensemble modelling
  • Present information using data visualisation techniques
  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
  • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams

What do you need?

  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst
  • Experience in data mining
  • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research
  • Comfortable with using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Analytical mind and business acumen
  • Strong maths skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Being pro active

If you are interested, please apply for immediate consideration, or contact Liam Hall at Explore Group.

If you're looking for a new role in Data or Software Engineering, or any other tech field, but this Data Science position isn't the role for you, please contact someone at Explore Group for more information about current vacancies.