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Senior Data Scientist

  • Data Analytics
  • Glasgow
  • Permanent
  • £40,001-£60,000
  • About the role


    Senior Data Scientist – Glasgow

    £50,000 - £60,000 + Comprehensive Benefits


    MBN are exclusively partnering with a global energy brand, headquartered in Glasgow to appoint a Senior Data Scientist.   The role will involve the creation, development and production of machine learning models to optimise asset performance and support energy transition to reduce carbon footprint. 


    • Using statistical methods to unlock value from data of which machine learning models can be created.
    • Collaborate effectively with analytics team members, engaging in frequent knowledge sharing to cultivate innovation
    • Understand business/stakeholder requirements and develop machine learning algorithms which predict operational behaviour, improve asset performance and identify threats
    • Collaborate with the team and wider business units to build data products capable of helping make informed decisions on processes and behaviours

    Core Projects

    • Developing & Productionising ML solutions around the following projects:
    • Assets – Predictive maintenance & reliability (optimising maintenance schedules)
    • Operations – Demand forecasting, building emission profiles for the assets, supporting energy transition to reduce carbon footprint, run asset optimally
    • Sales & Marketing – Sales Optimisation and revenue forecasting


    • Commercial experience developing some of the following techniques: cluster analysis, decision trees, time series, regression, propensity modelling, Bayesian, NLP, Neural Nets
    • Experience working in cloud-based platforms, in particular experience using Databricks and Azure advantageous
    • Strong programming skills specifically with Python and or SQL, R, Scala
    • Knowledge of Spark, MLFlow, PyTorch, Power BI, TensorFlow – desirable

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