Data Scientist – Oxfordshire – up to £55K

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A national software engineering firm

Data Scientist – Oxfordshire – up to £55K + bens


A national software engineering firm based in Oxfordshire are actively seeking a Data Scientist to join an exceptionally talented team, working on some of the most advanced technical environments on the most softwares and prototypes. As an innovator in a niche field of software engineering, using tools such as R and Python, this is a unique opportunity for a passionate Data Scientist.


As a well-recognised firm coming out of ‘start-up’ mode and moving swiftly into dramatic growth phase, my client are known simply as helping some of the world’s largest firms use data, research, insight and analytics much more efficiently. By hiring some of the industry leaders, they have changed the face of code and shaped how organisations make the best use of their software.


Following an exceptional period of success, there is an urgent requirement for a Data Scientist to join this unique software engineering business.


I am ideally seeking someone with the following experience:


  • Comfortable with coding languages R and Python
  • Development experience in Java
  • Well versed in a variety of statistical methods and Data Science techniques (e.g. Machine Learning Algorithms, Data Engineering, working with large data sources, profiling and testing data)
  • Ideally from a Data Scientist background


  • It is beneficial but not essential to have a related degree, e.g. Msc in Computer Science / Mathematics / Statistics or a related field


On a day to day basis this role will consist of working with like-minded and passionate Data Scientists, asking the tough questions and solving client problems. Your world will revolve around software and engineering, so you will constantly be looking for new data patterns, providing insights with probabilistic models, tackling challenging data mining algorythms and using data analysis to answer questions that your clients hadn’t even thought of.


This is a truly challenging position with great rewards. Aside from working in one of the most advanced software environments, you will also be working on behalf of some of the world’s most highly regarded software clients with tools such as R and Python.


In a truly groundbreaking and intellectually stimulating role, you will enjoy the benefits of a competitive salary, vibrant and relaxed office space, independence to explore your industry to ‘learn on the job’ and a flexible working environment.


This is an office based role, and although flexible working is permitted you should be able to commute to Oxford City Centre on a day to day basis.


In order to apply you MUST have full eligibility to live and work in the UK


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