Data Scientist at Smart DCC, Manchester, 6 Months initial, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Manchester, UK
  • Nov 20, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Becoming a Data Scientist with Smart DCC:

Fantastic opportunity to secure an initial 6 months contract as a Data Scientist with significant remote working options. The Data Scientist will be working within a dynamic Data Science and Analytics team, this role is within a newly created function within DCC. The Data Scientist will be part of a team that have a rapidly evolving remit and will help shape the company's future data strategy for years to come. It is essential to this role that candidates have experience in Omniscope to an expert level.

What you'll be doing:

  • Interpretation and visualisation of results - including presentation to executive level audience and industry forums.
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods.
  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis. .
  • Subject matter expertise in DCC solution, with a particular focus on how the business and technical functionality is represented within the data.
  • Design and creation of new analytics and methodologies, utilising the full DCC toolset.
  • Helping define, build and shape the DCC data science function

What we're looking for:

  • Extensive experience of Omniscope Evo to an expert Level
  • Advanced SQL and R experience
  • Complex report creation experience is very important
  • Problem solving aptitude is vital to this role
  • Ability to bridge between technical and business stakeholder groups, translating needs to actions
  • Understanding of GDPR and data security

About Smart DCC

Smart DCC believes in making Britain more connected, so we can all lead smarter, greener lives. We've built the secure infrastructure that's going to support the mass roll out of smart meters across the country. Our universal, secure network will be in 30 million homes and businesses, making it the largest network in Britain. That makes this a truly exciting time to join us. You'll be part of a team that's supporting the country's transition to a low-carbon economy, and helping to ensure an affordable, secure and sustainable energy supply for the future. If you thrive in environment of change and innovation, then Smart DCC is the place for you.

Smart DCC are part of Capita Plc, a leading UK provider of technology enabled business services. We're supporting and improving the lives of millions of people every day and we can only do this with the right people in place, working towards a shared goal. We encourage an open, honest working environment where everyone can be true to themselves and people are valued for their differences. We're always challenging each other to learn and improve, because we know when we work together, we can deliver better outcomes. We work across such a huge range of businesses and sectors, that you'll have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in any number of directions.

What's in it for you?

  • A competitive day rate
  • Remote working options for this role with occasional onsite requirements

You'll also become part of a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do deliver. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.