Data Scientist

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 800 - £ 850 / Year
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    IT
  • External Reference
    31802
  • Category
    IT - IT

The Design Analytics team is a new and exciting part of our client's Design Function. Our role helps ensure the needs of customers are understood and represented in the creation and improvement of our propositions and services. By leveraging our vast sources of internal customer data, we provide analytics and insights to inform new designs, focusing on improving the customer experience whilst balancing commercial value.


The successful candidate will work closely with other design disciplines and broader stakeholders supporting change across many areas of the group, ensuring data plays a key role to inform, prioritise and evaluate the execution of change.


Key responsibilities for the successful candidate include:



  • Lead on the delivery of impactful, customer and commercially focused insight

  • Perform accurate data mining and extraction to leverage all possible customer lenses.

  • Manipulate, interpret and effectively present data using a variety of tools (Teradata / SQL, Tableau, R, Python)

  • Apply statistical techniques to understand key drivers, risks and opportunities.

  • Translate analysis into insight using appropriate medium to convey the story in a manner stakeholders can understand and action.

  • Use influencing skills to assert a data driven approach to design processes.

  • Critically analyse existing journeys, processes and propositions to ensure customer inclusivity and accessibility.

  • Provide specialised training or coaching in area of expertise to others throughout the organisation.


The successful candidate will have the following skills:



  • Experienced Data or Insight Analyst

  • Good knowledge of and experience of SQL

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Good interpersonal skills and evidence of communicating with and influencing senior stakeholders

  • The ability to interpret the data and analysis requirements from a deep understanding of the business context


Desirable skills:



  • Good knowledge of our clients Customer Data Landscape

  • Good technical knowledge of data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques

  • Experience with R or Python

  • Experience of Data Visualisation tools such as Tableau or PowerB











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