Consultant Data Scientist

Royston, United Kingdom | PA Consulting

  • Industry:
    Management Consulting
  • Position Type:
    Full-Time
  • Functions:
    Consulting - IT
  • Experience:
Job Description:
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We are looking for great data scientists who are excited by the variety of work we do and will enjoy the challenge of extracting and analysing the data from our clients’ systems – working with them to find insights about their businesses and products. Along with our growing data science team you will work with our sector teams including consumer, healthcare and telecommunications to find those nuggets which change our clients businesses.


In recent projects our team have: 


• Analysed the blogosphere


• Created an internet of things trial for a FTSE 100 company


• Analysed live audio data to create individual sound zones


• Used neural networks to detect patterns in massive highly non-linear time-series


• Analysed millions of data items to identify hidden causes of loss in a manufacturing system


• Developed algorithms to predict critical drug delivery failures before they happen


Job Requirements


PA’s Data Science stack:


Our Data Scientists work with cutting edge tools, platforms and algorithms to get the understanding we need. We are looking for people with experience in the following technologies:


Python, Java, Scala, R, Hadoop, Spark, OpenCV, D3, React, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Image processing, Machine Learning, AI, Internet of Things


This is an exciting opportunity to apply your quantitative, programming and analysis skills to a wide variety of problems across a spectrum of industries.This role would suit candidates from a strong quantitative sciences background who would like to work on real-world problems in a highly applied environment.


We are interested in speaking to candidates who have hands on experience working on commercial data analysis projects; you could have experience in Oil & Gas, Finance, Energy, Biotech, Aerospace, Security, E-commerce or any sector that handles big data and the quantitative analysis that goes with it.We offer a true variety of work across a wide span of sectors to really give our people interesting and cutting edge problems to work on.


Education Required: Bachelors Degree