Data Scientist

Location Belfast
Discipline: Data Analytics
Contact name: Ross Mccloskey

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Contact phone: 07934379990
Job ref: MG100
Published: 25 days ago
Expiry date: 07 Feb 2023 23:59

​We are working with a global consulting firm that is looking for Northern Ireland based Data Scientists at Consultant and Manager level to join its Northern Ireland business, to be based in Belfast. The roles require deep technical expertise, coupled with strong communication and people management skills.

The roles require problem solvers who will

  • Take raw data and build solutions by applying analytics and AI techniques

  • Translate complex business problems into a roadmap of technical tasks, utilising a variety of tools, capabilities and technologies

  • Working with data of all kinds, from structured data, to free text, images and video.

  • Build a specialist skill set and continuously seek to learn and improve, with strong programming skills and the ability to learn new programming languages.

  • You likely have a maths, statistics, analytics, computer science, maths, engineering or similar academic background, and can demonstrate a problem-solving mindset, taking responsibility for delivering an outcome.

In this role you would work in multi-disciplinary team, including data engineers, data scientists, AI specialists and business and process SMEs.

You will be working as part of a wider team, dedicated to extracting actionable intelligence from data, to deliver on a client’s strategy. You will liaise with clients both internal and external to understand the data and technology landscape, propose and design analytics and AI solutions and deliver client outcomes. You will be building skills as you deliver, continuously learning, to deliver optimal outcomes. You will work with clients, build relationships and earn a trusted advisor brand. You will be conversant with the continuously changing data and technology landscape to stay at the forefront of your field. You will be part of the Go To Team for all things Analytics and AI. You will be responsible for client delivery in a typically fast paced environment.

To be considered for this role you would need to have knowledge and experience of the following:

  • Data wrangling skills

  • Alteryx, DataRobot, SAS, SPSS, R, Scala, Spark, Python , Java, Qlik, Tableau

  • Network analysis, enterprise graph

  • NLP, NLG, Computer Vision

  • Suite of Machine Learning algorithms

Applicants must have strong experience that aligns with this role.