Data Scientist

  • Job Ref: 2705
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract

Overview

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.

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As part of the Contracts Desk team Anca recruits for Database, .Net, Front-end and Test Automation Engineers. Working with some of the Ireland’s leading companies within Finance, Software, Online & Web Services, to name a few. Anca holds a Degree in Social Work and focuses on providing excellent customer service for clients and candidates.

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