- Job Ref: 2705
- Location: Dublin, Ireland
- Type: Contract
What is this Opportunity?
My client who is a leader in their industry and who is well established globally are currently looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join their team for an initial 6 months contract.
Any detail on the company?
Just to give you a bit of an idea, my client is located in Dublin specializing in protecting and enhancing business values in an increasingly competitive market. You will need to be someone with a broad experience and comfortable in a client facing position, communicating with both technical and non- technical people. Added to this is a down to earth office environment ready for you to fit right in.
What can I expect in this job?
As an employee, you can expect competitive reward, job satisfaction and intellectual challenge. As a business we will invest in training and we will support your development so that our clients benefit from your continuous improvement and advancement.
What do I need to bring?
- A strong background and experience of leading complex data analysis activities
- Experience working with senior stakeholders to understand business problems and develop solutions
- Expert Structured Query Language (SQL) skills
- Experience with Hadoop (Hive, Impala, HUE, Scoop, map reduce)- (advantage)
- Experience working in Global teams
- Experience with Agile principles and methodology
- The ability to identify issues and propose solutions
- The ability to prioritise and negotiate key deliverables.
- Experience with python or other scripting languages (advantage)
- Experience of R or similar (advantage)
- Educated to Bachelor’s degree level in a quantitative discipline
- Innovative, creative and passionate about data
- Articulate and able to work directly with a broad range of stakeholders
- A logical thinker, organised and meticulous
- Able to demonstrate examples of previous successful deliveries and a track record in providing insight and innovation through the application of data science
Get in touch if you would like to hear more details about this opportunity.