Senior Consultant - Data Science
£75000 to £85000 per annum
About us: As part of McKinsey & Company Inc UK, QuantumBlack helps our clients use their own data to drive better decisions.
What you'll do Work alongside the Principal Data Scientist to develop world-class data science products for clients as well as for ourdata science team Proactively offerpotential solutions to issues and developoriginal, high-impact solutions, thinking beyond past approaches Use Maths, Stats and Machine learning to derive key insights across various industry sectors including Formula 1, pharma, automotive and high-tech. Write highly optimised code to advance our internal Data Science toolbox Work on complex data sets from some of the world’s largest organisations Work in a multi-disciplinary environment mixing highly skilled people in data science, data engineering and design Perhaps most importantly, you will work in one of the largest and most talented data science teams in London Build and maintain strong links with the academic world and constantly share ideas and stay ahead of the curve on the latest methods
Requirements Some experience leading independent workstreams An excellent understanding of leading-edge data science methodologies Extensive professional experience in implementing statistical modelling and machine learning methods Post-graduate degree educated in a relevant subject. PhD level is preferred. Programming experience in languages such as: R or Python Experience with either Scala or SQLis preferred Experience in applying data science methods to commercialproblemsStrong presentation and communication skills, with a knack for explaining complex analytical concepts to people from other fields Knowledge of distributed computing or NoSQL technologies is a bonus
Please apply online attaching your CV and covering letter within 28 days of the first placement of this advert.
Posted 29 days ago