Data Scientist - Management Consulting - London

Job Title: Data Scientist - Management Consulting - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH19171_1533231207
Contact Name: Carl Ashdown
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Job Published: August 02, 2018 18:33

Job Description

Twenty Recruitment are partnered with a management consulting client who require a Data Scientist. As a Data scientist you'll be joining a team which consists of Data Scientists, Engineers and Visualisation analysts. This will be a hands-on role, working with business counterparts from across all areas of the business, requiring a high level of autonomy and responsibility.

You will be involved in, and responsible for:

  • Identifying high value opportunities, and designing strategic approaches for value delivery
  • Research and Development including Data acquisition and preparation as well as development of machine learning or analytical solutions
  • Oversight of a portfolio of ongoing data science projects
  • Coaching of junior data scientists
  • Proactive management of data science project pipeline

Required experience:

  • Extensive experience working in a consulting environment with an advanced analytics and business change component.
  • Ability to interpret and transfer statistical/model outputs into business relevant and actionable concepts
  • Hypothesis based approach to problem solving, with the ability to adapt quickly to changing project demands
  • Working knowledge of;
    • Machine learning and statistics (Python/R)
    • Data visualisation (Tableau, PowerBI, Qlik)
    • Pricing analytics
    • Data transformation (SQL/Alteryx)
    • Designing analytical solutions
  • Ability to articulate complex data science concepts into simple terms for all levels of the organisation