DV Cleared Data Scientist

Ref No. EMP456616
Salary £600 - £605/day
Location Huntingdon, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 months)
Job Status Applicants Required


Matchtech are now recruting for a DV cleared Python Software Engineer to contract at our defence client for 12 months based at RAF Wyton in Cambridgeshire.


Python, Data Science, SQL, database, DV Clearance

The Job

Data Scientist - Python - DV cleared

12 months

£600 per day LTD (Outside IR35)

RAF Wyton - Cambridgeshire

Job description

Data Scientist Skills Requirements

Essential skills

  • Mathematics (ideally degree level or above in STEM subject, or equivalent)
  • Experience of Python programming language
  • Exposure to some or all of the following Python libraries: Numpy, Pandas, Scikit-learn
  • Experience of ingesting, processing & cleaning large datasets
  • Experience of producing analytical reports and drawing insights from large datasets, particularly for a non-technical audience


  • Experience of machine learning algorithms:
    • Supervised techniques (e.g. Random Forest, XGBoost, Neural Networks)
    • Unsupervised techniques (e.g. Clustering algorithms; K-Means, DBSCAN)
  • Exposure to one or more of Keras, Tensorflow, PyTorch
  • Basic statistical knowledge; e.g. normal distribution, correlation
  • Exposure to Big Data platforms: e.g. Apache HDFS, Spark, Hive
  • Basic experience of writing efficient SQL queries
  • Awareness of modern data visualisation techniques

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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