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Data Scientist Jobs Edinburgh

  • $130,000 to $170,000 pa
    Illinois, Chicago
    'Senior Data Strategist - Commodities Trading' for a globally renowned oil, gas & energy corporation.
  • $200,000 to $220,000 pa
    New York
    Chief Data Scientist role at one of the leading professional services organizations globally, with a suite of clients spanning across multiple industr...
  • $150,000 to $180,000 pa
    New York
    Data Scientist role for a hugely exciting, dynamic and globally renowned commercial & investment bank.
  • $140,000 to $180,000 pa
    New York, New York City
    Senior Data Scientist role, focused on NLP and machine learning, at the coolest and most innovative company currently operating within the global tech...
  • $90,000 to $125,000 pa
    New York
    An impressive media organization, and world leader in the space for over fifty years, is seeking a Data Scientist to join their well-established data ...
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  • $140,000 to $180,000 pa
    New York, New York City
    A mature start-up with a unique analytical niche, are very interested in hiring a Senior Data Scientist to be positioned in their New Jersey office an...
  • $140,000 to $180,000 pa
    New Jersey, New York City
    A mature start-up with a unique analytical niche, are very interested in hiring a Senior Data Scientist to be positioned in their New Jersey office an...
  • £45,000 to £70,000 pa
    London
    A leading consultancy in the UK who are building out a new Data Science team - please get in touch for more details!
  • £50,000 to £60,000 pa
    London
    Chance for someone with technical skills to move into a great Data Science role.
  • £70,000 to £85,000 pa
    London
    I'm looking for a senior data scientist to work in a great tech environment in the insurance space - please get in touch for more details.
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Big Data Scientist Jobs & Career Opportunities in Edinburgh

The Big Data Scientist is reportedly the hottest job of the 21st century. Big data scientists need to have many skills, they need statistical, mathematical, predictive modelling, business strategy skills, they build algorithms necessary to ask the right questions and find the right answers. Data Scientists should be good communicators and understand how products are developed and have a set of ethical codes. You'll find the latest Edinburgh Big Data Scientist all in one place, all online at The Big Data Jobs Board.

Data Scientists should be curious, have a desire to look beneath the surface, ask the right questions, be confident in themselves as there will be times where they enter territory that is unknown. Finding solutions in huge data sets can take time so they have to be patient and generating algorithms to discover new insights brings in trial-and-error. They need to be able to use other industries examples and use them in their current problem. A big data scientist integrates multiple systems and data sets links up data sets and discovers new insights. A Data Scientist connects different types of data sets and works with potentially incomplete data sources,cleaning data sets so they can use them.

The Big Data Scientist needs to be able to program in Python, R, Java, Ruby, Clojure, Matlab, Pig or SQL with understanding of Hadoop, Hive and/or MapReduce. The Data Scientist should have experience in Natural Language Processing machine learning, data modelling, statistical analysis, hypothesis testing. Big data scientists can come from all sorts of backgrounds such as physics, biostatistics or computer science.

Basically, the big data scientist needs to have a broad understanding of everything but specifics depend on the industry they are in? If you are looking for a Data Scientist career, look no further, we have a great selection of the latest and best Big Data Science jobs in Edinburgh.

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