Data Scientist - Product Development, Global Consumer Brand - upto £60K

Data Scientist - Product Development, Global Consumer Brand - upto £60K

Job Title: Data Scientist - Product Development, Global Consumer Brand - upto £60K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + private healthcare + other benefits
Reference: KK121
Contact Name: Tom Allen
Job Published: May 19, 2021 10:59

Job Description

Data Scientist / Physicist – Global Consumer Brand - Cambridge


This client is a globally renowned consumer brand with a large research and development team based in Cambridge. They are on the look out for a data scientist to capture, extract, analyse and report on data from their core product line using scientific methods and data analysis techniques as well as identify new opportunities for R+D in the PaaS space and within IoT.




-      Early-stage product development to help define future breakthroughs within IoT and connected smart devices.


-      Supporting the testing and research of new technologies utilising physics to define future developments.


-      Working with internal and external stakeholders through early-stage developments, creating proof of principle prototypes to prove feasibility.


-      Work with the science team to understand the latest research.


-      Provide consultancy support for products in cycle where required.


Key Skills and Attributes



-      Honour’s degree and preferably PhD educated in Physics or a closely related engineering with demonstrated experience in data science in a commercial or research environment.


-      Broad understanding of a wide range of physics principles and an ability to identify and apply them to product research.


-      Prior experience/ knowledge of some of the following: handling big data, predictive modelling, statistics, machine learning, IoT, database management.



This is a great opportunity to join a world leading consumer brand at a pivotal point in their growth and product direction. You will be joining a rapidly growing business within their R+D team that have won awards for their culture.

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