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Data Scientist

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168531

Data Scientist

Our client is recruiting a Data Scientist to drive innovation and improve the availability, reliability, and performance of various products in their sector. You will apply data analysis and machine learning techniques to explore the potential of new technologies assess their commercial viability.



  • Own and deliver data science and data analysis projects through the full project lifecycle (problem scoping, data gathering and exploratory data analysis, model training and evaluation, report and recommendations)

  • Support the delivery and continuous improvement of team processes for data acquisition, verification, modelling and analytics

  • Work with owner operators or solution providers to lead or collaborate on the testing and evaluation of the value of applying new data science tools and approaches for Offshore Wind owner operators




  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in data analysis, data science or operational research, preferably in an industrial domain


  • Advanced data analysis and data science programming skills in Python, R or similar


  • Strong understanding of machine learning and data analysis techniques with clear evidence of delivery of commercial and / or operational value through their deployment


  • Data visualisation - demonstrable expertise in data visualisation and / or dashboarding with R, Python, Power BI or other similar packages (e.g. Tableau, Qlik)


  • MS Office – Proficient in the use of Excel, Word and Outlook packages