Location: Currently home based (it would be good to be able access a DWP office in London, Leeds or Manchester if required during the contract)
Do you hold a valid and active SC Clearance alongside being an experienced Data Scientist? Are you experienced working with big data/large data sets and languages such as Python, SQL, R, Hadoop, Spark, Shell Script etc. If so PSR would like to speak to you!
Background: The UC Data team is a Data Science team co-located with the development teams that are designing and delivering new features for the Universal Credit digital service.
It exists to support service design and delivery of Universal Credit digital service using data and insights to support the Universal Credit programme’s main objectives, championing data-based decision making to improve outcomes for claimants.
As Data Scientist, you would:
Knowledge and Experience required:
- identifying and gathering disparate data,
- extensive data manipulation,
- iteration of analytical techniques
- and visualisation of the results.