We are currently recruiting for Data Scientist’s to expand our data analytics capability. The candidate will have the opportunity to mix technical challenges with customer-facing and project support tasks and we are interested in candidates with experience in any of the following technical areas: machine learning, natural language processing, computational linguistics, co-reference resolution, discourse analysis, text analytics and sentiment analysis.
Your main responsibilities as a Data Scientist will involve:
Conducting novel research in given topic areas
Taking ownership of tasks in projects and delivering to challenging standards
Working effectively both on self-directed projects and in larger project teams
Preparing technical reports, test procedures, process specifications and other product documentation
Your skills and qualifications as a Data Scientist will ideally include:
Degree or PHD qualified (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline with relevant experience
Experience in software development in any of the following: C/C++, Java, Python, Ruby, C#
Experience of developing solutions using Windows and Linux
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Membership of an appropriate professional institution would be advantageous
A background in working in a secure environment is desirable but not essential
What we're looking for in you:
We are looking for a candidate who is highly motivated, keen to learn and is able to design, develop, test and deliver complex analytics in a range of programming environments and languages for industry leading solutions. As well as being technically very capable, you will also need to be comfortable presenting in front of customers and building strong working relationships with them.
Location: Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.