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Or a job like no other?

 

Love data science?

Would you like the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, constantly innovating technology company? We work with some of the largest companies in the world, and you’ll have direct experience contributing to industry leading technological advancements for us as The Marsden Group and the clients we serve.

We are looking for someone with a master’s degree in a related quantitative discipline and a self-motivated mindset to join our growing team of Data Scientists. You must have a passion for innovation and be up for a challenge.


Key attributes

At The Marsden Group, we want our employees to love what they do and be passionate about the work they are producing. To achieve this, we want to hire individuals with the following key attributes.

  • Problem-solver - This is not a regular ‘IT department’ position - we work with customers who come to us for our fast, innovative and fresh approach to problems. With new challenges coming to us daily, we need someone who can solve problems quickly, think critically and has the ability to produce creative solutions with innovative ideas. You should also be able to handle change and be capable of using brand-new technology.

  • Self-starter - you need to be self-motivated and be able to take the initiative due to the nature of our fast-paced and sometimes high-pressure work. If you need to be micromanaged and struggle with meeting deadlines then this is not the job for you! However, if you feel like you possess the skillset and the mindset detailed here then this opportunity will give you exposure and experience unlike any other.

  • High standard of integrity - you should be able to operate with integrity, honesty and be accountable for your output.

  • Organised and detail oriented - we are looking for someone who shows great attention to detail in their work and likes to organise and plan according to the task at hand.

  • Aspiring - we never want to settle, we want to find new and better ways to do things. You should be someone who wants to develop, wants to aspire to greater things and inspire others to do the same.

Qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree in Analytics, Applied Statistics, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Physics or a related quantitative discipline.


Essential skills: 

  • Excellent understanding of Machine Learning techniques and algorithms

  • Experience with common data science toolkits such as Python and R

  • Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL

  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB

  • Strong applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.

  • Experience with Microsoft’s suite of development tools

  • Experience with Power BI

Desirable skills:

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure’s Machine Learning


What to expect

We want to enable you to do your best work ever. We can offer:

  • The opportunity to work directly with Fortune 50 companies, from day 1.

  • Experience you will not get in any other company.

  • Flexible working

  • Very competitive package relevant to experience, with the opportunity to grow quickly.

Location

Houston, Texas