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Data Scientist Jobs Edinburgh

  • €45,000 to €50,000 pa
    Île-de-France, Paris
    After two successful rounds of funding (+10millions €), this 3-year-old startup known in the insurance sector is looking for a German Data Scientist t...
  • €40,000 to €45,000 pa
    Île-de-France, Paris
    Cette start up de 4 ans réputée dans le monde de l'assurance, recrute aujourd'hui un data scientist junior pour rejoindre une grande équipe déjà en pl...
  • £30,000 to £50,000 pa
    London
    R/SQL-Senior Insight AnalystLondonUp to £50,000 + excellent bonus and benefits
  • £600 to £700 pd
    London
    Data ScientistCentral LondonInitial 6-month Contract£700 per day
  • £30,000 to £65,000 pa
    London
    R/SQL-Data ScientistLondonUp to £50,000 + excellent bonus and benefits
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  • £40,000 to £50,000 pa
    London
    Working for an industry leader, with a unique technical solution. This award winning company is one of the fastest growing in the UK! A staple of thei...
  • £60,000 to £80,000 pa
    London
    DATA SCIENTIST - Worldwide client-side brand LondonRoles open from £60,000 - £80,000
  • €65,000 to €80,000 pa
    South Holland, Rotterdam
    This is a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the fastest growing technology brands in the Netherlands.You will be working in a team of experienc...
  • €60,000 to €80,000 pa
    North Holland, Amsterdam
    This is an exciting opportunity to work for a creative technology company. They are a leader in their market and are looking for a driven Data Scienti...
  • €55,000 to €65,000 pa
    North Holland, Amsterdam
    This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an ambitious IT startup that is expanding their Data Scientist team rapidly!
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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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