Data Scientist - Glasgow
Salary: £30K - £40K per annum

Data Scientist required for a Scottish Technology start-up in Glasgow. Based in the city centre, you will be joining a small team full of enthusiastic and committed individuals. Having recently secured further funding, the company are looking to employ a Data Scientist who is passionate about all things data and turning what they have into real insight.

The Company:

The company build a product for a worldwide audience of both professional and amateur sportspeople. Data is central to everything that this thriving start-up do. You will be the first Data Scientist to join the company and you will be working alongside other highly skilled Software Engineers. They are a friendly and tight-knit bunch and have strong plans for growth in the near future.

Ideally you will have a Masters Degree or PhD in a Data Science or related field such as Maths or Physics. It will also be advantageous to be a self-starter and be passionate about problem solving.

The Person:

This is an opportunity to join a growing start-up and to begin working with them before things really kick-off. You will be using the latest tools and technologies and will be working with a really friendly bunch of people.

If you are considering applying you will have to be comfortable across most of the following:

Key Skills:

** Related degree in Data Science, Maths, Physics, Statistics

** Passion for Machine Learning, Analytics, Deep Learning or Big Data

** Understanding of data structures, algorithms and complex analysis

** Programming skills (R, Python, MATLAB, Java)

** Experience of Hadoop, Kafka or Storm would be advantageous

** Knowledge of TensorFlow, Caffe, NumPy, Pandas

The Package:

This role offers a competitive salary of £30-40k with the usual benefits of working in a start-up with flexible working, state of the art kit and most importantly in this role, the chance to really drive the Data Science team as you see fit.

If you are interested in this role or want to hear more about it, then please apply or call Hamish at Cathcart Associates.

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