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Data Scientist

  • Data Science
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent
  • £65,000
  • #44711
  • About the role

    Data Scientist – Edinburgh (Remote working available)

    Up to £65,000 + Package

    MBN are partnering with the global leader in cross-platform TV ad measurement, headquartered in Edinburgh to appoint 2 Data Scientists. The role will revolve working on multiple projects across several clients, from briefing through delivery.


    Key Skills and Experience required:

    • Strong Python skills – Regression, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, MLlib, scikit-learn
    • Jupyter notebooks, and/or Excel to manipulate and analyse data including mining, descriptive analysis, preparation of data for analytics, and documentation of data science analysis
    • Strong communication skills to a non-technical audience
    • Experience delivering data science projects in a non-academic setting, minimum of 3+ years’ work experience.
    • Proficiency in Python - Regression, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, MLlib, scikit-learn
    • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, weighting sample-based data, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with real-world applications
    • Able to work on multiple projects with moving deadlines


    Nice to have:

    • Experience in media/digital marketing
    • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (especially for classification problems) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks
    • Knowledge of Spark and basic knowledge of AWS environments


    For more information or to apply, please send across an updated CV to or apply now.