Data Science Team Leader (Predictive, AI, ML)
Posted on Jun 12, 2019 by CV-Library
Location: Edinburgh/UK Wide/Home with travel
Closing Date: 12th of July
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, curious and intelligent individual to join a fast-growing analytics consultancy.
We are one of the UK’s top software businesses. Offering expertise in a wide range of data and analytics competencies - from creating complex planning solutions and automating BI reporting, to data warehousing and predictive analytics – our wide range of challenging opportunities continues to grow and we now need to add a Data Scientist to lead or Advanced Analytics team.
What you will do:
* Scoping and recommending Advanced Analytics solutions for customers
* Leading and delegating work to the Advanced Analytics team
* Designing and implementing Predictive Modelling solutions
* Business Understanding – leading client workshops to capture requirements.
* Data Understanding – data collection, data review, data quality.
* Data Preparation – data selection, data transformation, data cleansing.
Your experience will include:
* Good experience in at least some of the following software tools: IBM SPSS, ‘R’ – programming language, Python, IBM Cognos BI, other Business Intelligence tools and Predictive Analytics products.
* Database Understanding: e.g. Oracle, SQL Server.
* Knowledge of ETL and data integration would be beneficial.
* Ability to self-manage and work without direct supervision on customer sites.
Barrachd became part of Capita plc in 2015, joining the business’s Digital and Software Solutions division – which makes up the UK’s second largest software firm. Barrachd means ‘more’ in Gaelic and ever since we were founded in 2007 that’s what we’ve tried to deliver; more understanding, more support, more answers. One thing we don’t deliver is more data – nobody needs more information. What’s missing is insight. Joining us, you’ll be part of a team whose job is to piece together the data that’s already there and then reveal what’s about to happen. We span industries, sectors, roles and geographies, but wherever we work, we create bespoke business analytics solutions that allow businesses and organisations to find the information that they need, exactly when they need it.
Barrachd are part of Capita Plc, the UK’s leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers’ needs, we’ve helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.
What’s in it for you?
At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration – with colleagues, customers and clients – is what makes us so effective at what we do.
As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day’s holiday, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts
You’ll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential – whatever that means to you.
What we hope you will do next
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Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.
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Capita Resourcing operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of gender identity or gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership