Data Scientist


City of London, London

Work type:


Business sector:



£450 - £500 per day

Job reference:


Contact email:


Laima Lukoseviciute

Role: Data Scientist

Contract Length: 3 - 6 months

Location: City of London

Day Rate: £450-£500

A start-up company based in London looking to hire a Data Scientist, to work within a small but growing team to deliver NLP-based features environment. Among the time-saving features of them product are NLP-based services, extracting utility from semantic analysis of text-based research sources.

The work is highly collaborative in nature, so the environment requires a high level of interpersonal trust and confident communication between team members. While the core product is a web-based system written in Clojure, the NLP work can be developed as a separate service using any suitable combination of languages, libraries, packages and services. The company already have an in-house semantic analysis engine, developed in C#.

The ideal candidate, will be deployment focused, preferably with commercial experience of using Elasticsearch for text classification.

You must be able to articulate complex ideas to colleagues, some of whom, as well as collaborating, will ultimately be responsible for supporting and adapting your work going forward. The ability to explain your work to non-technical stakeholders is essential.

Commercial experience of any or all of the following would be an asset::

- Natural Language Processing

- Elasticsearch

- Google Cloud Natural Language API

Ideally, the successful candidate will have:

- At least five years experience of delivering software in a commercial environment

- Demonstrable commercial experience of text analysis applications

- Familiarity with Scrum

- Familiarity with Continuous Deployment

If this sounds like something you are looking for, please click apply or give Laima a call on 01173320826

Share this job:

help your friends find their dream job: