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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/08/2022
REF: AC/182554_1659362937
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Great permanent role for a Data Scientist working for a high profile/brand within telecoms with great benefits on offer that include a car allowance and bonus scheme plus much more. The role will involve being accountable for developing ML/AI solutions that leverage their business (BSS) and network (OSS) data efficiently and drive the right customer outcomes using the Data Science Toolkit and Data Science life-cycle. The role offers hybrid working.


  • Accountable to source, extract and transform data assets into data models that deliver front-line impact
  • Apply structured and analytical problem-solving and learn new business and technology skills on-the-job
  • Enable cost-effective design, development, test, optimisation, and deployment of data science solutions
  • Understand, align and expand existing solutions ensuring reuse and continuous improvement of data
  • Input into planning, estimation and prioritisation within an agile framework to fulfil the backlog
  • Line manage, continuously improve, educate, certify and mentor 'citizen data scientists' across the business
  • Collaborate with data analysts, data engineers, business SMEs and product engineers to innovate successfully


  • Intermediate knowledge of a cloud-based data science toolbox and life-cycle which has driven business benefit
  • Expertise in 2 or more relevant languages (Python, R, Scala) and proven cloud data engineering skills
  • Proven ownership of build and validation of advanced models/algorithms that solve a core customer issue
  • Recent experience delivering AI/ML and NLP solutions in Databricks with tangible business benefits desired
  • Great SQL, data preparation, visualisation, code control and cloud deployment experience (Azure Is Ideal)

For finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - - 07796 302988.

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