Data Scientist

Salary & Benefits: Competitive plus benefits

Department / Function: Technical Consultancy

Location: West Midlands

Job Advert Description:

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist to join our growing team based at our UK Delivery Center in Solihull, West Midlands.

Although based in Solihull, there is an expectation for the Data Scientist to provide consultancy services to various clients, some whom are based in London, so travel will be fairly regular.

The role will be solving real-world data science problems working with Solution Architects, Data Engineers and client data science teams to solve problems across a wide array of industries including telco, insurance, media, and automotive.

The role will sit between both technical and non-technical teams.

The Opportunity

  • Identify a use case
  • Break that use case down into discrete MVPs (minimal viable product)
  • Produce top level proof of concept and expand to a minimum viable product
  • Work in Data Science environment & implement code (R studio, Datarobot)
  • Build, validate data models & apply data techniques to data sets.
  • Deploy models via APIs into applications or workflows

The Person

  • Experience of leading small data science teams in the delivery of external client projects
  • Proficient programming skills in at least two of the following: Python, R, Scala or Java.
  • Ability to consume and deploy data via APIs or build API on any cloud environment.
  • Experience in Machine learning (decision trees, multivariate and logistic regression, kNN, kMeans, deep learning, etc.).
  • Expert with ML pipeline - data ingestion, Data engineering, modeling including ensemble methods, predicting, explaining, deploying and diagnosing overfitting.
  • Experience with deep learning and neural nets.
  • Experience of building advanced NLP models to extract large amounts of information and knowledge from textual data

 

Boiler Plate:

Join NTT DATA in the UK and you will be joining a growing company where you will be more than just another employee. With an entrepreneurial attitude you will have the opportunity to grow your career and stand out from the crowd. At NTT DATA we help develop innovative business and IT solutions for some of the most respected organisations in the public and private sectors. 

At NTT DATA we place great importance on the value of diversity. The powerful effect of being able to call on a diverse workforce and all the benefits that go with it are central to our culture. It's a core principle that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. We believe that building an inclusive and diverse workplace is essential to our success; we want our people to feel comfortable, be themselves and, as a result thrive.

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