MSP Direct Sourcing

Network ​Data Scientist / Python Developer

Job description

Job title : Network ​Data Scientist / Python Developer
Industry: Telecommunications
Location: Remote, preferably around Slough
Contract length: 5.5 months
Pay rate: up to £559.50 per day (inside IR35)
Working Hours: Flexible/full time

Randstad Sourceright, a leading provider of RPO & MSP Recruitment Services is currently looking for a Network ​Data Scientist /Python Developer on behalf of a leading telecoms business that prides itself on offering its subscribers endless possibilities in technology and tailored services.

We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist/Python developer to work within our data engineering team. The Network Analytics team provide analysis and information from data to teams across the business. The key to the success of the team is communicating the information and insight generation with insightful and inspiring visualisation.

Developing Monitoring and alerting for our analytical products
Building monitoring to identify anomalies in the flow of data
Incorporating business logic that takes action where appropriate and alert users where it can’t be resolved
Building alerting capability that can pass the important information to systems that raise “alarms”
Data Engineering
Developing data pipelines to extract, transform and load data based on business requirements
Cleaning, reshaping & summarising data so that it can be used for team members to explore, build models and feed dashboards
Developing Plotly Dash
Develop interactive UI using Plotly dash that allows the output of analytical models to be viewed in real-time.
Extracting data & analysing the output to provide business insight
Exploring data to find relationships and trends.
Clearly and effectively communicating these findings verbally and visually.
Add robustness to results by applying statistical tests

Key skills:
Modelling experience (data modelling) is essential
Apache Spark (Python) is essential
Python (including Pandas) is essential
Django is desirable
Linux fundamentals (crons, creating files; executing scripts; etc.)
Strong stats background
Self-motivated with the ability to lead and motivate others, note that this is more than just a technical role as the person will need to work closely with stakeholders to ensure delivery meets the needs
Curious attitude and approach things in that manner
Telecomms industry background is desirable

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