Data Scientist- Derby- £30-40k Data Science- Programming- R- Python- SQL- Apache Spark- Java- C- C++- C#- Big Data- Machine Learning- Data visualisation- Predictive Analytics- Data Analytics My client is a leading Cloud and Big Data Consultancy. They are looking for someone who is independent, curious, passionate and open-minded, who likes discussing ideas, sharing knowledge and will bring something new to the table. The ideal candidate will possess a background in computer science, actuarial science, mathematics or similar quantitative discipline. Skills Required - A Master's degree in Maths, Physics or Computer Science - Proficiency in machine learning algorithms, predictive analytics and statistical techniques. - Experience integrating models into scalable systems (further training is available if required) - Excellent communication skills with the ability to clearly explain complex concepts in simple language, both verbally and in writing - Experience with data visualisation tools - 2 years of commercial experience - Good team player, data-oriented and problem solving personality Desirable experience - Programming ability in R, Python, SQL, Apache Spark, Java, C, C++, C# or MATLAB This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation with huge potential or professional and personal growth. If you are interested please apply ASAP. Hancock and Parsons Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Hancock and Parsons Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.