Version 1 | Dublin

Senior Data Scientist

Department: Digital Development & Architecture
Job Description

The client, together with the Version 1, implemented a first generation of its predictive maintenance solution based on IBM SPSS Modeler, IBM SPSS Collaboration and Deployment Services and IBM Netezza. Version 1 is now looking for an experienced data scientist that can work embedded within the team of the client to help them raise the next generation solution to new levels of excellence.

The role will require a data scientist with excellent communication skills, that is willing to continuously learn and listen. Creative problem solving and a keen understanding of how predictive analytics can be leveraged in business processes is a must. We’re looking for a data scientist that is inherently curious, willing to learn & develop, and able to function as translator between business, IT, data and analytics.

The senior data scientist will be an embedded member of the client’s team, supported by my customer’s wider team of data science & technical experts. The first months of the project will be spent on-site in Belgium to get familiar with the business, the team, the solution and the (technical) environment. After that working remotely is an option with regular on-site visits for deeper business understanding, (team) meetings and progress & planning discussions.

  • 3+ years of experience in building predictive models- R, Python etc  
  • Experience with IBM SPSS Modeler, IBM SPSS Collaboration and/or Deployment Services and IBM Netezza ideal
  • Python scripting experience
  • Experience with predictive maintenance modeling
  • Fluent in English (spoken & written)
  • Excellent team player & communicator
  • Inherently curious & a continuous learning mindset
  • Experience & knowledge of business discovery processes

What is on offer?

  • An opportunity to grow: as a data scientist and as a leader
  • A chance to work on the cutting edge of predictive maintenance solutions
  • An environment that challenges intellectual thought processes and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to be part of a continuous learning culture in both my customer’s team as well as the clients team working with and learning from the best of the best.
  • A package of conditions that conforms with today’s market
Additional Information

For more info please contact me.  This is a great opportunity to join our fast growing BI & Analytics Practice.    

Suzanne Whelan

Talent Acquisition Manager

Please note: We have an internal recruitment team and does not accept agency candidates. If you want to join the team here at Version 1, get in touch with us directly!

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