Senior Data Analyst

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
08 Oct 2020
05 Nov 2020
JN -082020-137479
Tom Buckland
Contract Type
Full Time

Can you tell stories with data and statistical analysis?

I'm recruiting for an experienced Senior Data Analyst for a global brand based in central London. With more than 35,000 employees and around 5,000+ branches in over 60 countries around the world. The company deals with a lot of data.

As the teams senior data analyst, you will:

- Devise robust analytical strategies to address business challenges.
- Liaise with stakeholder thinking and translate it into good quality workstreams.
- Generate tangible business benefits

With your statistical experience, you will help the team to unravel the mysteries of the economy and find the optimal way to make a business successful.

They have an extremely rich data pool. You'll have access to terabytes of web scrapes, operational data, documents (parsed and unparsed), social media feeds and deep insights on the UK markets.

In terms of technology, they are a cloud only team. You'll have access to all that Microsoft Azure has to offer and they are all open source lovers. The team you'll be joining is made of brilliant minds spanning across data engineering, analytics and data science. It is an intellectually challenging environment and they would like to keep it that way.

The Shopping List

- PhD or MSc in statistics, maths or physics or comparable work experience.
- Curiosity and creative thinking is their mindset. You should be able to generate multiple strong ideas from a single dataset.
- Intellectual integrity is key. This roles insights will impact people's lives so we need them to be air tight.
- Capable of turning complex insights into compelling story lines for business stakeholders.
- Proficiency in SQL is paramount.
- Strong statistical knowledge with an understanding / experience with:

  • A/B testing - trial and control group with a hypothesis (t-test as a statistical measure)
  • Difference between mean/median/mode/standard deviation and when to use them
  • Logistic regression (r-squared as a statistical measure)
  • Clustering techniques

Nice extra's

- Coding experience with Python
- Experience / understanding of Game theory is big plus.
- Experience with Microsoft Azure and its various tools

For a full breakdown of the role, company and overall opportunity, please apply.

Role: Senior Data Analyst
Location: Central London - Liverpool Street
Package: Up to £50k + Benefits Package
Home Working: 2-3 days in the office only

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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