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Data Scientist x 2

  • Technology
  • Edinburgh
  • Contract
  • £600 per day
  • About the role

    2 x Data Scientist with Data Engineering focus (OUTSIDE IR35)

    I am on the lookout for 2 Data Scientist who have strong experience in Data Engineering. Contracts are initial for 3 months with scope to extend. These roles can be undertaken remotely.

    Day rate is between £550 - £620 per day depending on experience and suitability for the role.

    My client is looking for someone to:

    • Conducting data collation, quality assurance, transformation, measurement (“ETL”), and automation
    • Developing analytical pipelines for all of the above, including production systems, probably using Python, PySpark and relational databases, as well as command-line tools, source control, build systems etc.
    • Working with sensitive data and applying output disclosure controls to ensure preservation of and respect for privacy of all data subjects.]

    Successful candidates will have experience in:

    • Experience working with Data
    • Knowledge of data management and visualization techniques
    • A good working knowledge of PySpark
    • Experience working in an AWS environment and its associated tools
    • Testing and reproducibility are important aspects of the work, as are considerations of data provenance, data lineage and maintaining audit trails for analyses.
    • Experience in statistical analysis and predictive modelling
    • A good knowledge of R or Python is required
    • Experience with SQL databases would be an advantage


    If this sounds like the role for you please apply immediately with an up to date CV!