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  • LocationEdinburgh, UK
  • Salary£500 - £550 per day
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferenceDS060619
  • Date posted6-Jun-19
Vertex Solutions are working with a leading banking client based in Edinburgh, who a seeking a Data Scientist on a contract basis (initial 6 months).

This is a genuinely fantastic opportunity for a Data Scientist to address complex banking issues and provide innovative solutions. This work will be undertaken in a non-production environment, so you will not be constrained - this area of the bank encourages outside-of-the- box thinking.

So what will you be doing?:

* Formulating business strategy with the Data Science community
* Supporting the design team with insight and analysis
* Supporting the processes of pilots and proof of concept delivery to prove opportunities and develop business cases to drive those opportunities; influencing stakeholders and gaining stakeholder support across the bank as require
* Be one of a few recognised industry specialists advising and consulting to the analyst community on complex data science issues.

Skills required include:

* Experience of data science techniques including the pragmatic implementation of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and multi-variant analysis techniques.
* Experience of tools used to deploy advanced techniques, including some of R, Impala, SAS, Python, Spark in a structured and unstructured data environment
* A structured thinker having the ability to clarify and simplify complex ideas

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