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We have an exciting opportunity for Data Scientists to join our diverse team of technical professionals delivering an innovative big data capability for the MOD. We believe in agility and are continually evolving our platform to provide our client with timely operational insights from their data.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
Our Data Scientists help our client to realise the hidden potential of their data through a combination of data mining, machine learning and exploitation of leading edge data science tool sets. This role is operationally focussed, extremely interesting and offers exceptional personal and professional development for any data scientist able to innovate and think completely outside of the box.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
‘ Proficient with Python/Scala plus basic SQL (minimum)
‘ Proficient with common data science libraries/toolkits such as Pandas, SciKit-Learn, Numpy, Keras etc.
‘ Good Understanding of parallel processing frameworks such as Spark/Pyspark/Presto
‘ Good Understanding of statistics i.e. statistical distributions, hypothesis testing
‘ Good Understanding of Data Mining and Feature Engineering techniques
‘ Good Understanding of Machine Learning Pipelines/Algorithms, particularly unsupervised/semi-unsupervised learning techniques.
‘ A passion for learning new technologies and innovation.’
‘ Understanding of different Big Data Stores Hive/HBase
‘ Experienced with Data Science Notebooks such as Zeppelin/Jupyter
‘ Understanding of how to design and leverage Graph Databases
‘ Comprehensive working knowledge and experience of Hadoop and exploitation tools that interact with Hadoop technologies.
‘ Experience of working in an Agile project delivery environment.
‘ Experience of working within an operational SOC/CSOC.
‘ Linux familiarity i.e. SSH, Hadoop Command -Line utilities
Unconditionally inclusive – we know diversity brings a great greater variety of ideas, perspectives and experiences to the workplace. We actively encourage diversity at CGI and inclusivity is one of our top priorities, with support networks for Parents, Women, LGBT+, BAME, Neurodiversity and Disability.
What you can expect from us:
Insights you can act on
While technology is at the heart of our clients' digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.
When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today one of the world's largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.
At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.
Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI where your ideas and actions make a difference.
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