London

Data Scientist

Job Description

Top Notch Hands on Data Scientist / Machine Learning Researcher?! This job is for you!

We are building our Big Data team and look for an outstanding talent to join!
 You should have curiosity, passion, creativity and experience in how to make use of data
including build models, using statistics and machine learning, intuition and superb
communication skills.

The ideal candidate should be able to use his/her experience in implementing advanced
analytical methods (machine learning, statistical/mathematical modelling) on large amounts of
raw data – dealing with all parts of modelling workflow (from data extraction, feature
engineering to model building and implementation) and should be able to clearly present and
communicate the findings.

Responsibility

  • Model, design and implement data analysis models and machine learning tools, as well as
    other data science activities
  • Perform data analysis to evaluate algorithms performance and take care of ongoing
    optimization improvements
  • Independent research and innovation in new content and technological domains, while
    supporting existing projects
  • Write production quality code while implementing your own ideas, as part of our
    company’s product offering.

Requirements

  • Master/PhD degree in a quantitative field like Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering or related fields. Excellent Grade (>90).
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to translate business requirements into a technical
    solution
  • Extensive knowledge and experience (3+ years) in data analysis, predictive and
    probabilistic models and Machine Learning models (e.g., regression, classification, neural
    networks, clustering)
  • Highly proficient in Python
  • Experience with open source Machine Learning toolkits: tensorflow, keras, theano, scikit-
    learn, pandas, numpy.
  • Experience with NoSQL and BigData - Hadoop/Hive/HBASE, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc
  • Experience with distributed architecture, micro services, message queues, REST API -
    Advantage
  • Knowledge in container technology (docker) and cloud services (IaaS, PaaS) – Advantage
  • Team player with a strong can-do attitude and great communication skills
  • Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task
  • Agile, versatile, with the ability to solve complex problems
  • Diligent and committed

To apply please send your CV to:  jobs@valerann.com

*The company is an equal opportunity employer