Data Scientist

  • Location:

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £42000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charles Street

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Charles Street

Role - Junior Data Scientist

Location -- Chester

Salary - Up to £42,000

Skills - SQL/ Python/ Machine Learning

Work Pattern - Hybrid--1-2 Days a Week in Office.

After an incredible few years our business has an exciting new opportunity for a Junior Data Scientist looking to gain experience in one of the UK's fastest growing industries.

If you are a Data Scientist who is just starting out on your journey and wants to work with an organisation renowned for their insanely supportive work culture, then look no further and apply now!
The role being a Hybrid position means you will be working from home for most of the time and only be going to the office 1-2 times a week.

Read on for more information:

The Role

Within this role you will be responsible for the improvement of our ROI. To do this, you will generate precise forecasts that are created through the models and algorithms designed by yourself. This means you need to be able to demonstrate that you have a robust commercial understanding as well as a proven track record when it comes driving business results.

In this role you will be interacting with a variety of different stakeholders so you must be comfortable communicating with them. We want someone who has a desire to discover solutions that may be buried in large data sets that will lead to the improvement of our business's outcomes.

Key Duties

  • Supporting our marketing team with understandings you have gained from the evaluation and merging of internal and external data sources
  • Use predictive modelling and algorithms to increase and optimize return on investment
  • Identify business opportunities using data to propose solutions that will aid decision making.
  • Develop algorithms that merge, manage, interrogate, and extract data to supply tailored information to colleagues or the wider organisation.
  • Use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilise data to conclude actionable insights.
  • Create clear reports that tell compelling stories about how customers or our teamwork with the business.
  • Strong communication and clear identification of possible actions based upon insight.


  • SQL
  • Python or R
  • PowerBI, Tableau (or other reporting tools)
  • Experience using database querying software (e.g. BigQuery)
  • 2-3 years of professional experience applying data science methods to real-world data problems.
  • Degree in relevant field
  • Experience using Redshift (or other web services)
  • Statistical and data mining experience
  • Familiarity analysing data from a 3rd party provider (e.g. Google Analytics)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Next Steps:

If you an experience Data Scientist and you are looking to progress with an organisation that has a fantastic approach to work in a supportive and creative environment, then look no further - this is the role for you!

Interviews for this role will be held imminently. To be considered, please send your CV to me now to avoid disappointment.


If this role isn't right for you, do you know someone that might be interested? You could earn £1,000 of retail vouchers if you refer a successful candidate to Oscar. Email: charles.street@oscar-tech.com to recommend someone for this role.

Role - Junior Data Scientist

Location -- Chester

Salary - Up to £42,000

Skills - SQL/ Python/ Machine Learning

Work Pattern - Hybrid--1-2 Days a Week in Office.

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