Consultant Data Scientist
- Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- PA Consulting
- 24 Apr 19
Consultant Data Scientist
Experienced Data Scientist
Full time/Permanent; Melbourn, Herts, UK
Competitive remuneration package that includes annual bonus scheme, private healthcare, travel allowance and more!
Bringing Ingenuity to Life
We're an innovation and transformation consultancy that believes in the power of ingenuity to build a positive-human future in a technology-driven world. Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking with breakthrough-technologies to progress further, faster. With a global network of FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients, we'll offer you unrivalled opportunities for growth and the freedom to excel. Combining strategies, technologies and innovation, we turn complexity to opportunity and deliver enduring results, enabling you to build a lasting career.
Isn't it time you joined us?
At PA we help our clients find new ways of looking at their data. Our analyses save people, make our lives better and create whole new ways of doing things. Our clients come from many different industries: from health to transport and from consumer goods to communications. Our data science team are the people who know how to collect and analyse their data - we work with structured and unstructured data from factory production lines to mobile phone systems to medical devices.
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
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.
About PA Consulting Group
Benefits package at PA:
- Private medical insurance
- Transport allowance
- 25 days annual leave with the opportunity to buy 5 additional days
- Company pension scheme
- Annual performance-based bonus
- Life and Income protection insurance
- Tax efficient benefits (cycle to work, give as you earn, childcare benefits)
- Voluntary benefits (Dental, critical illness, spouse/partner life assurance)
We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and look to employ people with different ideas, styles and skillsets. This diversity stimulates a rich, creative environment - one in which our people develop, and our clients enjoy enduring results. We're committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely based on their ability to contribute to PA's goals, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.
We welcome international applications, but we are unable to offer sponsorship for work permits, so you will need to have the full right to live and work in the UK. Unfortunately, your application will be automatically rejected if you do not have these rights.