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Principal Data Scientist - Contract

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Graeme Cox

  • Contact email:

    itcontract@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH34843_1619105297

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

A new & interesting Principal Data Scientist Contract has just arisen with one of our Edinburgh based Financial Services Clients.

An initial 6-9 month Contract, the role will be joining an existing (and growing!) team, will be remotely based for the foreseeable and will pay up to £600 per day via an Umbrella Company.

Taking a pragmatic approach to the recruitment of this Contract, our Hiring Contact is keen to find an experienced & commercially driven Data Scientist with the ability to help drive ROI across a range of varied business projects.

Key knowledge & experience required will include;

* Proven knowledge & experience as a Data Scientist / Lead Data Scientist / Principal Data Scientist with previous experience Coaching / Mentoring / Leading small teams of other Data Scientists
* Excellent people, communication & Stakeholder Management skills will be absolutely key - the ability to work with all areas of the business & take an ambassadorial role for Data Science.
* Strong & proven experience with Python & PowerBI
* A background in Financial Services would likely help but is not essential in anyway

If the above details appeal to you, PLEASE APPLY NOW with an up-to-date CV.
Our Client values diversity and welcomes applications from everyone.