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Data Scientist

Data Scientist sought for a leading General Insurance firm based in Bristol. Following an exciting period of expansion and growth, our client are investing heavily in their Data Science capabilities. This provides an experienced Data Scientist with a unique opportunity to carry out cutting edge work and join their skills with a dynamic and growing organisation. Strong graduates will also be considered.

Responsibilities of the Data Scientist:

  • Use R for Data Analysis and Data extraction
  • Support various teams across the business, primarily Actuarial
  • Implement Machine Learning techniques
  • Contribute to a 'Data First' culture across the business
  • Build models using R

Experience of the Data Scientist:

  • 2.1 minimum in a numeric degree such as Mathematics is advantageou
  • You will ideally have worked as a Data Scientist for up to 3 years
  • Experience working as a Data Analyst would also be advantageous
  • An MSc in a subject such as Data Science is highly preferable
  • Experience of using R is essential
  • You will have a keen eye for detail and a highly analytical mindset
  • Having previous General Insurance experience would be advantageous

Rewards and benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Company pension scheme
  • Annual bonus (discretionary)
  • Study support
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression

If this opportunity to join a market-leading organisation sounds like it could be of interest, please apply below or contact Charlie Christian on 0151 224 1480 to find out more.

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