Data Scientist (SC / DV / NPPV3 Cleared)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500.00 - £900.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    James.Cook@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    76896896_1593039283

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12-24 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-05

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Our Central Government client based in London are recruititing for a number of Data Scientists and Analytic specialists. The role requires SC / DV / NPPV3 clearance.


Data Scientist

Authority requires data science expertise to support;

  • Development and deployment of machine learning models and information retrieval systems.
  • Monitoring and making improvements to existing models and information retrieval systems.
  • Migration of models to Cloud environment.
  • Upskilling of Civil Service Data Science team and client analysts.

Role:
The Data Science team is at the forefront of data analytics within the government. The Central Gov client is currently seeking a provider to support the completion of deliverables and on-going development of data products. The Central Gov client wish to engage a team to drive delivery and provide continued data science specialist support to the Data Science team, including transition of products into live service.

Key Skills / Experience

  • Demonstrable experience of developing new machine learning models and information retrieval products.
  • Demonstrable experience of maintenance and iterative improvement of existing models and information retrieval products
  • Demonstrable experience of applying a wide range of data science techniques methods, such as supervised machine learning, unsupervised machine learning, text analytics, network analytics, geospatial analytics
  • Demonstrable experience of developing analytical pipelines to process streaming data and provide near-real-time model results
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering data science products using a variety of suitable technologies, such as Python, SQL, Docker, GitLab, CI-CD, AWS, Neo4j, Gremlin.
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering data insight work (e.g. data exploration and production of reproducible research to share with customers
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering data analysis / exploration tools (e.g. interactive notebooks / data visualisation dashboards)
  • Demonstrable experience of managing machine learning products at all stages, from discovery to live service
  • Demonstrable experience of using leading edge analytical techniques and tools
  • Demonstrable experience of developing and deploying models and products in Cloud environment
  • Demonstrable experience of collaborating with business analysts, user researchers and customer product owners to understand requirements and translate into tractable analytical problems
  • Demonstrable experience of providing thought leadership for tackling data science problems.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of legal, ethical and regulatory requirements relating to machine learning in the public sector
  • Provide evidence of experience in skills and knowledge transfer of cutting-edge data science tools and techniques
  • Account management able to provide summaries and clarity over day to day activities for Programme Managers.
  • Have demonstrable experience of working within a central government environment
  • Demonstrable (and recent) experience of supporting teams to meet the government's Service Standard.