Additional Resources Ltd.
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Data Scientist

Data Scientist - Aberdeen

Salary - £30k - £40k + Pension + 33days Holidays + Membership to Legal Access Scheme

The Client

Our client is a leading provider of data science and predictive analysis services for the oil and gas industry.

The company work closely with oil and gas operating companies as a remote extension of their asset teams; helping them to solve complex problems, improve efficiency, reduce costs and mitigate risks by making better use of their operational data.

The Role

The successful candidate would be required to provide analysis of large quantities of data, identifying anomalies, trends, and areas of further investigation while constantly looking to implement efficiency savings in existing operational processes.

The candidate should:

Be qualified on or above BSC in Data science / applied analytics or similar

Possess knowledge and experience of statistical modelling techniques and the development of mathematical algorithms

Have a proven ability in big data analysis and be able to identify anomalies and trends using a range of methodologies

Responsibilities and DutiesThe successful candidate will be required to:

Support the companies Service delivery by undertaking daily analysis as assigned by the VP Data Science

Support the companies Service development plan by delivering innovative applications of data science methodologies to enhance the service and improve efficiency

Personal Specification

Excellent communication skills

Analytical thinking and problem solving


Successful experience of team-working

Machine learning advantageous

IOT / Machinery / Equipment / System data experience would be a bonus

Proficient in MS Office Oil & Gas Experience

Experience of predictive analytics

Technically curious Principal component and multi variate techniques

Pattern recognition and machine learning Proficient in Python (other programming languages beneficial)

Working experience in SharePoint Disposition

DispositionAbility to work independently on own initiative and to contribute as part of a team

Willingness and ability to be flexible.

Ability to get on well with a wide variety of people.

Patient and able to cover the same issue with different people.

Able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and handle multiple tasks.

Able to use initiative effectively.

Accurate and pays attention to detail.

High energy, "can-do" attitude

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