Posted on November 20, 2015 · Posted in BANKING

Our client is recruiting a Data Scientist (Hadoop) for a very exciting project. Please see description and requirements below.

Data Scientist (Hadoop, R, SQL) – English speaking

(BI, Business Intelligence, Statistical Analysis, Hadoop, SQL, Cloudera, Apache, Hortonworks, MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Cassandra, Hbase, CouchDB)

One of our Blue Chip Clients is urgently looking for a Data Scientist.

Job Description:

  1. The candidate will perform Advanced analytics (including Big Data Analytics) to meet business requirements and use statistical, mathematical, and predictive modelling skills to build a comprehensive platform for data analysis
  2. Use Business Intelligence tools including visualization, Excel and other BI Tools to create analytical models;
  3. Integrate data sets and work with multiple systems to extract and use data for deeper analysis
  4. Have the ability to use the Hadoop environment with Hive querying skills
  5. Be able to build data models using programming languages and scripts(e.g.- R)
  6. Have an understanding of and use skills for Machine Learning, Statistical Analysis, Predictive Modelling, and Hypothesis Testing.

Required skills:

5+ years’ experience with statistical analysis.

2+ years’ experience working in a Hadoop environment.

2+ years’ experience and hands-on knowledge of R to develop statistical models

In depth knowledge and competence in SQL

Experience working with Hadoop (Cloudera, Apache, Hortonworks, etc.) and working with MapReduce development, using Pig and Hive

Advanced skills/expertise in data mining, text mining or distributed computing

Proficiency at transforming data, data classification and translations, as well as resolving data quality, data linkages and data cleansing issues

Intermediate design and use of relational databases including experience working with dimensional modelling, star schemas and working with time-series data

Excellent research and analytical skills

Proven written and oral communications skills as well as liaising with stakeholders

Excellent consulting and advisory skills and background in requirements solicitation and synthesis

Desired Skills:

Experience with NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, Hbase, CouchDB

Please send CV for full details and immediate interviews. We are a preferred supplier to the client.

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  London
Job Reference:               143526
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