Ref: DATASC2022_1651235532

Data Scientist

England, Greater Manchester

Job description

Data Scientist


Data Scientist - Remote - £65,000

Role Overview:

* Gather technical requirements from stakeholders, influencing requirements where necessary.
* Build, test, deploy and maintain analytical solutions that can be used within retail banking in line with existing ways of working.
* Suggest new and improved ways of working.
* Be innovative and think about solutions from a different perspective, coaching others where required.
* Understand predictive modelling and machine learning techniques, suggesting alternatives.
* Explore and apply new sources of data, techniques and implementation routes.
* Maintain and update knowledge of Data Science innovation and developments, in particular optimisation and visualisation.
* Work in collaboration with other Data Scientists to deliver the best solution.
* Ensure the techniques used are appropriate and the tools are best suited for the job, suggesting and coaching alternative methods.
* Deploy data, models and toolkits in a controlled manner into cloud environment.
* Demonstrate controls within the production environment in line with over arching governance and risk management.

What are we looking for?

* 3+ years experience of using Data Science to tackle business problems preferably with access to Big Data resources
* Strong background in maths/stats, computer science, financial modelling or operational research
* 2+ years of retail banking or pricing problems
* 1+ years with toolkit or software development

The selected applicant could earn up to £65,000.
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