Are you an experienced Data Scientist ?


Do you have excellent R or Python programming skills  ?


Have you worked in Financial Services ?


I’m working with a leading Banking organisation who has built its success and reputation on providing excellent service.  You will be working in a very high profile team where the work is really interesting and challenging.


They are looking for Data Scientist of all levels of experience and they offer hybrid working.  1 day a week in the office (Edinburgh, Glasgow or Newcastle)


Responsibilities include:


  • Working on Agile projects building predictive models, applying data science techniques to model customer behaviours
  • Engage with stakeholders to gather requirements of commercial and credit risk problems and translate into analytical solutions
  • Translate the output of complex analytical solutions to stakeholders into transparent and actionable business
  • Keep abreast of Data Science innovation ensuring the techniques used are the most appropriate for the situation and the tools are best suited for the job
  • Be innovative and think about solutions from a different perspective. Explore new sources of data, techniques and implementation routes.
  • Feed into the Analytics Learning environment with continual development of new techniques
  • Collaborate with other Data Scientists to deliver the best solutions to tackle Use Cases that will bring a step change to the business. Ensure that our models are built and used within a robust model governance framework.  


 Your experience should include:

  • Strong knowledge of open source software
  • Great understanding of techniques in data science and predictive modelling.
  • Ability to influence stakeholders and communicate findings in simple terms.
  • Excel in driving predictive analytics and data science methodology and technology
  • Experience of using data science and predictive modelling to tackle business problems, preferably in banking, commercial or credit risk.
  • Background in maths/stats, computer science.
  • Working in a project environment with time bound deliverables


For more information contact Gary Simpson.

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  • Date Added: Thursday, 4th August 2022
  • Closing Date: Sunday, 4th September 2022
  • Job Code: 132203
  • Contact: Gary Simpson