Data Scientist with NLP experience

Data Scientist with NLP experience
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • London, England, UK London London GBR WC1A 1AP
Job Ref: 50215346
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 22 July 2021

Data Scientist with Natural Language Processing / NLP experience

Remote working options available in the UK

We are currently recruiting for opportunities for Data Scientists to join one of the UK's leading financial services companies on a permanent basis. This role can be based anywhere in the UK with travel to the the organisation's main hubs as required. We are especially interested in candidates with a rich experience in Natural Language Processing methods and solutions to help shape and build a world-class textual/sentiment analytics function.

You will be supporting the organisation through the use of Advanced Analytics techniques to solve a variety of problems that span the whole enterprise. The data you use will be varied and multi-faceted and span many different business opportunities, and the insights you generate along the way will provide a rich variety of value.

About You

As a Data Scientist, you will hold demonstrable industry expertise using mathematical modelling and advanced analytics techniques to deliver solutions to business problems.

In addition to having a passion for and rich understanding of mathematics and statistics, you are also resourceful and innovative in your approaches to solving problems. Your ideas and innovative thinking will underpin the manner in which the organisation tackles it's most value-driving initiatives that span across the enterprise and leverage the latest approaches in Advanced Analytics techniques.

As a Data Scientist you will hold some of the following skills and experience:

  • Have a Masters or PhD in maths, statistics, computer science, physics, economics or related field.
  • Understand the foundational elements of using advanced analytics and data science to problem solve (e.g. Linear Algebra, Multivariable Statistics, Support Vector Machines, Decision Trees, Timeseries Analysis, Natural Language Processing, Geospatial Analysis, Random Forests, Hidden Markov Models, Stochastic Calculus, Artificial Neural Networks, etc.).
  • Have superior communication skills that allow you to describe the details of your approaches through the aid of visualizations and data story telling for a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Have experience with different data storage systems (relational databases, Hadoop, NoSQL) and have worked with unstructured data.
  • Have a passion for creating innovative solutions and championing new ideas, spotting opportunities, and learning the latest research trends along the way.
  • Experience of SAS EM, VA/VS, productionising solutions, and PySpark would be beneficial.

In return you will receive some of the following fantastic benefits:

  • Access to training to help you progress your skills and career
  • Pension scheme where if you pay in 7% you'll receive a top up to 23%
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • 25 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Option to 'buy' 10 days more holiday
  • Discount vouchers for various retail outlets
  • Annual performance related bonus scheme

If this sounds of interest and you are keen to hear more then please apply online today

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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Contact Consultant:
Rebekah Wynne

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