Remote or Cambridge based - Data Scientist / Data Engineer

GCS Recruitment Specialists Ltd

Data Scientist and Data Engineer

Greenfield Logistics projects

Remote or Cambridge based

Salary - Dependent on experience

Requirements for Data Scientist and Data Engineer

Data Scientist

  • MSc or PhD in a quantitative or technical discipline (Computer Science, Maths/Statistics, NatSci, Engineering or similar)

  • Proficiency in Python

  • Understanding of statistical analysis

  • Experience with and ability to use machine learning techniques to achieve a useful and verified outcome (e.g. cost saving)

  • Experience with working on large data sets and data preprocessing/wrangling

  • Familiarity with SQL databases and backend systems is a plus

  • Strong organisational and self-starting skills, happy to work in a team and regularly communicate the results using data visualisation tools if necessary

Data Engineer

  • Data Engineer will be able to build and maintain an optimal back-end infrastructure and implement predictive models and software applications in production.

  • Degree in a quantitative or technical discipline (Computer Science, Maths/Statistics, NatSci, Engineering or similar)

  • Proficiency in Python and/or another programming language

  • Experience working with relational databases (preferably PostgreSQL)

  • Experience with productionising data analytics products/services or other software applications

  • Ability to create and maintain robust back-end infrastructure to extract data from its source, securely transmit and store in a backed up database

  • Ability to automate manual processes for data monitoring and delivery

  • Experience with data preprocessing, cleaning and aggregation

  • Familiarity with open-source IoT platforms and ability to program devices such as Arduino, RPi and PLC, is a plus.

The Person

  • You will be a problem solver above all else, open to using new technologies and have an R&D mind-set. Strong academics help but not essential.

The Team

  • The brightest in the industry, as location is not barrier as the work is remote they have managed to get the best developers in the UK onto this team and it's a place to contribute as well as learn. There is about 35 in the team which is usually split into smaller silo teams.

Tech Stack

  • Python or similar

Salary

  • Dependent on experience

Project

  • Logistics

Location

  • Remote

GCS Computer Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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