Data scientist

Old Street, London, UK

Job description

Applied Data Science is a consultancy based in Old Street, London, providing bespoke data science and analytics solutions for clients.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Data Scientist to join us.

We are looking for a someone who is able to contribute to all stages of our data science projects, from scoping to deployment. The perfect candidate will enjoy day-to-day data science problem-solving as well as interacting closely with customers.

Who we're looking for


• Excellent scripting and programming ability in Python / R
• 3-5 years’ experience in customer facing data science roles
• The ability to own client deliverables and relationships
• Experienced in applying a range of supervised and unsupervised machine learning (e.g. xgboost, regression, k-means clustering)
• Good knowledge of statistical techniques (e.g. time series modelling, distributions, probability)
• SQL and experience with databases (SQL Server, Postgres etc)
• Numerate degree
• Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
• Willingness to learn new techniques
• An eye for detail
• A love of puzzle solving


• Masters / PhD in a numerate degree
• Practical knowledge of deep learning using Keras / Tensorflow
• Experience with Power BI / D3.js
• Experience with NoSQL databases / Hadoop
• Experience with Microsoft Azure
• All-round technical awareness of working with APIs


If you enjoy seeing your work deployed into ‘real-life’ applications, this is the perfect role for you. Not only will you directly contribute to our client deliverables, but you will have the opportunity to experiment with a range of cutting-edge techniques and deliver full-stack data science projects, from solution design to deployment.

This is a customer facing role with our London-based clients, so we’re looking for someone who is comfortable speaking with clients about data science and can translate business problems into data solutions.

Sound good?

We look forward to hearing from you!


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