Data Scientist Job In London

Data Scientist


  • £232 - £298 per day
  • Posted: 18/06/2018
  • London
  • Job Ref: 775109025
  • Temporary

Job Details

Data Scientist

My Client is a Local Government body located in East London and they are looking for an experienced Data Scientist for a temporary role with an approximate duration of 3 months

Data Scientist Role & Responsibilities:

  • An experienced Qlik View and Qlik Sense developer is required for an initial period of 3 months to provide support across a Local Authority setting in the creation and maintenance of Qlik architecture and dashboards. For the right person, this provides an exciting opportunity to make a real and significant contribution to improving the way we use information to drive delivery of the Council's highest profile services to the people of Hackney.
  • The successful candidate will take responsibility for supporting a range of existing Qlik architecture and products while also helping to scope and deliver additional Qlik outputs. This is a full project delivery role so the candidate will be expected to gather requirements and generate technical specifications based on service needs and then be responsible for data modelling and dashboard creation.
  • Main duties include:
  • Gathering business requirements, interpreting user needs of key stakeholders, eliciting technical requirements
  • Maintaining and developing enterprise architecture
  • Preparing reporting specifications and developing analytical solutions
  • Ability to assess a requirement and make a recommendation for how to most effectively create a visualisation that meets the business need
  • Work in partnership with the data warehouse team and other stakeholders concerning the accuracy of data and efficiency of processes

Essential Skills:
  • Strong QlikSense and QlikView knowledge, with experience of both scripting, data modelling and data visualization
  • Experience of NPrinting
  • Good understanding of data warehousing techniques and data modelling, with strong SQL skills
  • Knowledge of QlikSense and QlikView server architecture and security
  • Understanding of connecting to APIs and using data science tools (eg: R, Python) is desirable

Role: Data Scientist
Duration: Approx. 3 months
Pay Rate: £232.45 per day PAYE/£297.68 per day LTD Company