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  • Principal Data Scientist

    Birmingham, West Midlands : Bristol, South West : Cambridge, Eastern : Nottingham, East Midlands : Sheffield, Yorkshire and the Humber : York, Yorkshire and the Humber This is an exciting opportunity to join the Public Health Data Science (PHDS) team within the National Knowledge and Intelligence Service (K&I), which is part of the Health Improvement…

    • Public Health England
    • Permanent
    • 4 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist / Senior Data Scientist

    Statoil is an international energy company with operations in more than 30 countries. Building on 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world’s energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway with…

    • Statoil
    • Stavanger, NO
    • Permanent
    • 4 weeks remaining
  • Data Quality Analyst

    NHS England leads the National Health Service (NHS) in England. We set the priorities and direction of the NHS and encourage and inform the national debate to improve health and care. We want everyone to have greater control of their health and their wellbeing, and to be supported to live longer, healthier lives by high…

    • NHS England
    • Leeds LS2
    • Permanent
    • 4 weeks remaining
  • Senior Data Scientist

    Would you relish the opportunity of working with a range of interesting and unique technical challenges? Do you have experience of applying data science techniques using a range of software? If so, we want to hear from you We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our highly regarded team in Department for…

    • Department for Transport
    • City of Westminster, London, SW1P 4DR
    • Permanent
    • 4 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist, Analytics University Graduate

    Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we’re building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together.…

    • Facebook
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Permanent
    • 3 weeks remaining
  • Head of Research

    Fixed term – until March 2019 with opportunity for contract extension Full-time, starting with immediate effect. Salary: competitive Application deadline: 26 January 2018 We are seeking an experienced candidate to help build a world class hub providing independent, trusted and rigorous evidence on screen skills needs for use by the screen sector. The role must…

    • Creative Skillset
    • London, Euston
    • Permanent
    • 3 weeks remaining
  • Senior Systems Data Integrity Analyst

    An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join…

    • Jaguar Land Rover
    • Coventry, GB
    • Permanent
    • 3 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist

    Data Scientists create analytics to contribute to the solution of business problems.This involves being able to interpret and deliver the results of their findings to other data scientists and data engineers, by visualization techniques, building Advanced Analytics apps, and narrating interesting stories that stakeholders can relate to. Are you able to do that? Then apply!…

    • LEGO Group
    • London, GB
    • Permanent
    • 3 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist – Automotive Telematics and Autonomy

    About The Role TRL’s Engineering and Technology Division has a new opportunity for a Data Scientist with extensive expertise across the automotive domain. With responsibility for analysing technical data within the Safety and Technology Group you will be working with large and complex datasets to support effective decision making in the field of automotive telematics,…

    • TRL
    • Birmingham, UK
    • Permanent
    • 3 weeks remaining
  • Analyst

    £24,967 – £26,216 (pay band 6) £28,910 – £30,357 (Pay band 7) Bristol Job Ref: 1024 The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) distributes public money for higher education to universities and colleges in England, and ensures that this money is used to deliver the greatest benefit to students and the wider public. We…

    • The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
    • Bristol, UK
    • Permanent
    • 2 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist

    Think Big provides expert advisory and implementation services for open source big data solutions. As the first and only pure-play big data services firm, our Data Scientists and Engineers are trusted advisors to the world’s most innovative companies. Our experienced teams combine a distinctive methodology and a proven Think Big Velocity Framework that includes tested…

    • Think Big Analytics, A Teradata Company
    • London, GB
    • Permanent
    • 2 weeks remaining
  • Data Science Research Scientist

    Bell Labs is a worldwide research and development community that focuses its efforts on key technologies for telecommunications. It is internationally renowned as the birthplace of modern information theory, the transistor, the laser and the UNIX operating system. Nowadays we are working on the network of 2020. In this new scenario of interconnected things, people…

    • Nokia
    • Cambridge, GB
    • Permanent
    • 2 weeks remaining
  • Data Scientist

    We are currently recruiting for a Data Scientist to support a significant digital transformation agenda focused on core business processes and systems; and to ensure that data-driven insights across the organisation are available to enable better decision making.Initially you will focus on the PPM PRIME (Programme Project Management/ Project Reporting, Information Management and Evidence) initiative,…

    • Save the Children International
    • London, England
    • Permanent
    • 2 weeks remaining
  • Workflow Data & Insight Analyst

    Overview Salary £25,000 to £35,0000 for the right person Permanent – Fulltime Location: Leicester (LE19 1SZ) or Hattersley (SK14 3QU) The Workflow Data & Insight Analyst will support and design UK Business Workflow across Credit & Collections. The analyst will be a business and technical expert in their field and will work closely with other…

    • British Gas
    • Leicester, LE19 1SZ
    • Hattersley, SK14 3QU
    • Permanent
    • 1 week remaining
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Network Science

    The Center for Network Science at Central European University (CEU) offers one of the world’s first PhD programs in the up-and-coming field of network science that provides tools to understand how complex social, political, economic and environmental networks are structured and how they function. Working together with leading network scientists, students learn efficient ways of…

    • Central European University
    • Budapest, Hungary
    • Permanent
    • 2 weeks remaining
  • Big Data Senior Consultant

    Informatica Professional Services exists to make our customers successful with our software and we pride ourselves on having the product expertise and project discipline to make this happen. Because our practice serves the largest and most diverse Informatica customer base, our work keeps us on the cutting edge of all forms of data management projects:…

    • Informatica
    • Maidenhead, GB
    • Permanent
  • Senior Data Scientist

    We are an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world. We are a global leader in the engineering and construction industry. Arup uses and drives the creation of disruptive technology to transform population and…

    • Arup
    • London, UK
    • Permanent

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Should We Change the Name of the Field of Statistics to “Data Science”?

Most fields of science have names that are neutral, being merely names. For example, the names “physics” and “biology” are neutral names for two large fields of science. In contrast, the name “statistics” is ambiguous. And, arguably, the ambiguity generates a negative perception of the field. So it is sensible to consider changing the name. The name “statistics” is ambiguous…

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Does it still pay to be green on Britain’s roads?

What’s changed? On April 1st 2017, the UK government introduced changes to Vehicle Excise Duty (VED). VED has undergone several evolutions in recent years. In 2001, VED was reformed to reflect CO2 emissions rates per kilometre, with 13 bands of increasing CO2 emissions incurring increasing VED costs. The scheme was further reformed in 2013, to…

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E-commerce Parcel Delivery: Problems and Possible Solutions

Online shopping and parcel delivery The quality of parcel delivery has become extremely important as more and more people shop online. In the UK, 3 in every 4 adults made an online purchase in 2016, receiving in total over 1 billion parcels. By 2018, the e-commerce market is expected to grow by about one third,…

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