Data Scientist / Software Developer (Machine Learning, AI, AWS)

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    London, England

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    £550 - £600 per annum + Additional Benefits

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    Chris Tomlinson

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    11 months ago

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Data Scientist / Software Developer (Machine Learning, AI, AWS Infrastructure)
Location: Osterley, London
Position type: Contract

Would you like to join one Europe's most popular broadcasting and media brands? Our client is at the forefront of innovation whilst pushing boundaries and you will be given the freedom and support you need to make an impact. You will be based on site working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the way in entertainment. With over 20 million customers at the heart of everything, they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they are not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.

Key responsibilities

As a Developer working in an expanding group/department you will be required to shape the assist in the development of the highest profile applications and services. Utilising the latest technologies to drive forward content discovery, identity, personalisation, data ingest and machine learning.

We would also expect you to -

Work on multiple projects:

  • While they have several projects to work on, and you won't be pigeonholed into just one, the first project is a personalisation system blending voice requests with viewing habits to tailor your requests to be just what you wanted.
  • They have a basic system up now, and we want to extend it to sports programming and start providing you with recommendations that including understanding who your favourite teams are, and what match is on right now, down to the scene level, where we know that your favourite player has just made a great play which we are recreating for you and comparing to his past shots.

Key skills

  • Cloud computing and Big Data experience, ideally within the AWS environment
  • Strong programming ability in one of the following languages R, Python, C/C++, Java
  • Experience with AWS Machine learning tools (Image Rekognition, Deep Lense, Lex/Polly, TensorFlow etc.) will be highly desirable, although not a must.
  • 3+ years design/implementation experience with Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning solutions-To pro-actively assist in the development of, and draw conclusions from, proofs of concept for new technologies and architectures
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning, Cognitive Computing, and/or other emerging analytical trends

So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team.