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Senior Data Scientist

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Data Scientist - Python, R, SQL, NoSQL - Chester up to £90,000

A new role has come to light for an experienced Data Scientist to be based in Chester. Due to recent expansion my client are looking to bring in expertise in data analysis to lead the adoption of advanced analytics and data science across the entire organisation

You will become a lead member of business, taking on today's data challenges that will have an impact across the whole business. You will have the very best tools available to provide business changing insight on large, continually updated data sets.

This positon reports to the CTO and comes with a great deal of freedom and autonomy.


  • Lead the advanced analytics function, promoting analytics business wide.
  • Identify opportunities for how advanced technologies in the data science and machine learning space can benefit existing and future projects.
  • Work with cross-functional team members to identify and prioritize actionable, high-impact insights across a variety of core business areas.
  • Build statistical models, ensuring these are robustly and elegantly integrated into existing processes and applications.
  • Be passionate about asking and answering questions in large datasets, and able to communicate that passion effectively to product owners and business intelligence engineers.
  • Hypothesis testing: being able to develop hypothesis and test them with appropriate methodologies.
  • Present complex technical concepts and ideas to non-technical business stakeholders.
  • Extend the company's data with third party sources of information when needed.
  • Carry out ad-hoc analysis where necessary.

We are looking for someone with very strong technical skills coupled with commercial experience as a data scientist.


  • Strong educational background, Masters / PhD
  • Machine Learning
  • Strong Programming Skills
  • Technical Data Engineering for Analysis
  • Strong analytical Skills
  • Adept at analysis of large data sets

The Person

We are looking for a driven, motivated individual with an analytical mind-set. You will a keen interest in developing Big Data platforms and delivering business changing insight.

This is an excellent opportunity; please don't hesitate to get in touch for more information.

Senior Data Scientist - Python, R, SQL, NoSQL - Chester up to £90,000

Oscar Technology Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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    Call:+44 161 828 8140

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