Version 1 London

Data Scientist

Department: Digital Development & Architecture


Suzanne Whelan

Company Description

Version 1 has been working in the Microsoft technology arena since 2006 and today is recognised as one of the most competent Gold partners in the UK and Irish markets. 

We have been on the Azure Partner Circle since 2013 and are Azure FastTrack Enabled. Named Microsoft Partner of the Year 2011, Application Development Partner of the Year for Ireland 2015 and Business Intelligence & Data Analytics Partner of the Year 2016, we have end-to-end Microsoft capability with demonstrated expertise across a wide number of competencies.

You will join a 1200 strong, €110/£90m revenue business. Career development opportunities abound, working in new geographies across new industry sectors and with new customers.

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Data Scientist to deliver high-value analytics solutions for a key Version 1 customer in London. Open to applicants seeking a permanent role with excellent growth and advancement opportunities, you will join a team delivering a transformative cloud-hosted data platform for a key Version 1 customer. 

You will have strong experience in building solutions using a variety of open-source tools and exposure to the Microsoft Azure Machine Learning services and a proven track record in delivering high-quality work to tight deadlines.

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 are 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.


You should have solid experience in building predictive models and shaping an analytic strategy that maximises the value derived from an organisation’s data and delivers critical business outcomes quickly. You should also be experienced in developing analytic models using Python & R using a variety of structured & unstructured data sources

In addition:

·        Knowledge of, or experience in building robust data ingestion & transformation processes in enterprise environments

·        Experience using Graph databases for analysis of networks of related entities

·        Fluent in English (spoken & written)

·        Excellent team player & communicator

·        Inherently curious & a continuous learning mindset

·        Experience & knowledge of business discovery processes

·        Must be eligible for, or already possess UK Security Clearance

Additional Information

This is an opportunity to grow as a data scientist and as a leader and a chance to work on the cutting edge of predictive maintenance solutions and in an environment that challenges intellectual thought processes and problem-solving skills

Working Location is flexible and allows for remote / home working. The role will require periodic time on-site at customer’s offices or in Version 1’s London offices.

Current and Transferable UK SC Clearance is a must

Suzanne Whelan,
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team Manager
Tel: 00353872200625

Please note: Version 1 has 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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Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

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