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Data Scientist

£50,000 to £55,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Explore the human side of data With over 10,000 resources at our disposal, we provide indispensable industry information for the HR sector across the UK, the US and the Netherlands. We empower organizations to make the right decisions around their people. At the same time, we re creating an inclusive, people-focused environment of our own. A culture where individuals with ambition, curiosity and ideas can make an impact. Where you can think big, aim high and explore more. Data Scientist -XpertHR Do you know how to build machine learning classifiers? Good enough with Python to produce production-grade code? Interested in employment issues? We might have a job for you. Increasingly the challenges and opportunities facing HR practitioners involve the mastery of data. As a data scientist you would work with our content and development teams to build successful products in this exciting area. Key Responsibilities: You will be responsible for providing data science input to development initiatives. You will be able to formulate business problems as achievable data science tasks and suggest innovations and process improvements to a friendly mixed team of data scientists, survey specialists, developers and content producers. Finally, you will use your technical and team working skills to ensure that data science initiatives become high-value services to our customers. Key Skills: Python functions, classes, modules, pip, git, Pandas, NumPy, Jupyter notebooks and the sklearn API will be far from a mystery to you Machine learning you can formulate appropriate problems into machine learning tasks, select appropriate methods, and then build, train, test and validate classifiers and regressors Natural language processing you will know how to stem, tag, tokenize and vectorise text inputs into a form that can be digested by other data science processes Data manipulation you will be able to query data even when this involves multiple joins and aggregations. You will have practical knowledge of ETL pipelines and the necessary part they often play in data science initiatives Analysis and reporting we are not expecting awesome visualisation work but you must be able to explore a dataset (and associated metadata) and then summarise your findings in a manner that would be clearly understood by your colleagues and our customers Team working you will be able to work in a mixed team of survey specialists, data scientists, software developers and content producers. You must be willing to reach out to other team members to get context, clarification, suggestions and assistance At Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions Group having diverse employees with different perspectives is key to creating innovative new products for our global customers. We have 35 diversity employee networks globally and prioritise ensuring inclusive leadership is part of our culture. Our aim is for every employee to be the best version of themselves. We would actively welcome applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds and underrepresented groups. We encourage applicants and employees to tell us about any health issues they may have to allow us to put in place reasonable adjustments that may support applicants in the application process and support employees to succeed in their role
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  • Job Reference: 707260494-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: LexisNexis Risk Solutions Group
    LexisNexis Risk Solutions Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent