Graduate Data Scientist (T2G159)

Location

Northampton

Job Description

North27 is an education technology (EdTech) consultancy with a software development team. Over the past few years we have created and developed some innovative products and services for use within the Education sector, primarily for use by schools and trusts in the UK and Ireland but with application the world over. Recent growth means we are looking to expand our team.

Lockdown aside, we fully support remote working. For meetings etc. our office is based out of the Innovation Centre, directly opposite Northampton train station, a few minutes walk away from the town centre. If travelling by car, there is also a park and ride scheme from Sixfields.

North27 is a small and flexible organisation, with a relaxed, results-driven culture that actively seeks to explore innovative new ideas and promotes collaboration wherever possible. Our work is fast-paced, cutting-edge and creative within a startup environment.

North27 are currently supporting online learning for c.50,000 students in the UK and abroad. Pre Covid-19 we were planning to further develop the use of our software to expand on the services that we can provide. This vision hasn't changed, in fact, we have been asked by a number of clients to accelerate this. We would welcome the input of a Data Scientist to review the data we have, look at the merit of what our clients are looking to analyse and help us come up with creative and innovative ways to report and illustrate our findings.

 

  • Analyse the data we collect to spot patterns and trends.
  • Review the available data to make recommendations for improvements.
  • Help present/visualise the data in the clearest/simplest  way possible.
  • Use ML to make informed predictions.

Personal Attributes

An excellent communicator, you must be willing and flexible to work as part of an international dynamic team. We see this role suiting someone starting a career looking at  education-related data - you will be a self-starter who enjoys a variety of tasks.

Client Job Title

Director

Job Location

Remotely at home provided you have your own equipment And/Or The Innovation Centre Green Street Northampton NN1 1ST

Graduate Degree

AI/ Machine Learning
Other

Degree Other

Data Science

Qualifications

BSc Data Science

Other responsibilities

Primary skills (Minimum requirements): Data analytics and visualisation, Python, Pandas

Secondary skills: REST APIs, Selenium

Tertiary skills (Desired): Node.JS/JavaScript, React, ML

 

Skills /abilities/ competencies

Analytical ability
Ability to contribute individually and lead, manage, or participate in cross-functional teams
Pays attention to detail

Start Date

13th May 2020