Data Scientist (Contract) at Satalia, Remote/UK, 3 Months, £Contract Rate Outside IR35

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  • Remote (United Kingdom)
  • Jul 05, 2024
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

Contract length: 3 months contract with potential to extend

Status: Outside IR35

Location: Remote within UK or EU

Preferred start date: ASAP

LIFE AS A SATALIAN

As an organisation, we push the boundaries of data science, optimisation and artificial intelligence to solve the hardest problems in industry. Satalia is a community of individuals devoted to working on diverse and interesting projects that will challenge, and allow you to develop new skills, lead and contribute to the overall community.

Our ambition is to become a decentralised organisation of the future. Today this involves developing tools and processes to liberate and automate manual repetitive tasks, with a focus on freedom, transparency and trust.

At the core of our thinking is an approach to wellbeing and inclusivity. We unpack human behaviour and unpick prejudice to ensure a safe and inviting environment.

 

THE ROLE


We are investing massively in developing next-generation AI tools for multimodal datasets and a wide range of applications. We are building large scale, enterprise grade solutions and serving these innovations to our clients and WPP agency partners.

As a member of our data science team, you will work alongside world-class talent in an environment that not only fosters innovation but also personal and professional growth. You will be at the forefront of AI, leveraging multimodal datasets to build groundbreaking solutions over a multi-year roadmap. Your contributions will directly shape cutting-edge AI products and services that make a tangible impact for FTSE 100 clients.

It is a great time to be joining as the industry transforms itself in what we believe is a generational moment for technology and AI.

We are hiring across all experience levels in data science, from entry-level to seasoned professionals, and offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience and skills.

 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leverage state-of-the-art algorithms and libraries to solve complex problems for our clients.
  • Collaborate with Satalia and WPP Product teams to design and implement advanced AI features.
  • Analyse large multi-modal datasets to extract insights and features that can be used by downstream models and applications.
  • Develop and optimise traditional machine learning models for supervised and unsupervised learning, as well as state-of-the-art AI models for tasks such as image-to-text, text-to-image, question-answering, and summarization.
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends in AI research and integrate them into our products and services
  • Communicate technical challenges and solutions to non-technical stakeholders and team members.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS

  • Proficiency with the Python programming language.
  • Familiarity with agile software development practices such as code reviews, unit testing, and git.
  • Hands-on experience with libraries and frameworks such as Hugging Face, NLTK, SpaCy, TensorFlow, PyTorch, and Scikit-Learn.
  • Strong understanding of deep learning architectures, such as transformers, recurrent and convolutional neural networks, and attention-mechanisms.
  • Hands-on Experience with text, visual or spatiotemporal data.
  • Familiarity with pre-trained AI models such as BERT, RoBERTa, GPT, CLIP, BLIP, etc.

 

Satalia is home to some of the brightest minds in AI and if you’re looking to join a company who not only values autonomy and freedom, but embraces a culture of inclusion and warmth, we’d love to hear from you.

As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of our wider community. Please let us know at any time if you require reasonable adjustments to your interview process and feel free to let us know the pronouns you use.

We aim to respond to all applications within 2 weeks. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks this means your application has been unsuccessful.

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Good luck!