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  • Location: Edinburgh
  • £ Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Data & Analytics
  • Contact: Aiden Malik
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 04 September 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -082022-472729


Role: Senior Data Scientist (permanent position)

Salary: up to £60,000 DOE

Location: Edinburgh based (hybrid)*

*UK based applicants only

The Role: Our retail banking client are looking for an experienced Data Scientist who is comfortable using Data Science to develop, test and implement predictive models that deliver benefits to the business and the customer. This role offers the opportunity to be a part of innovative research with tangible results and benefits. The successful candidate will be a knowledge point for queries regarding predictive analytics, thinking about solutions from a different perspective, whilst also exploring new sources of data, techniques, and implementation routes. This position will be working in an Agile, project-based environment, so no two days will be the same!


· 3+ years' experience using data science and predictive modelling to tackle business problems in financial services

· Background in maths/stats, computer science.

· Grasp of profit / loss drivers in retail banking and an understanding of credit risk principles and application.

· Working in a project environment with time bound deliverables

If this sounds like your next challenge, please do not hesitate to apply now as we are currently shortlisting!