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Graduate Data Scientist

Job Details
  • 4799
  • Crowder Consulting
  • Birkenhead (Merseyside)
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • A starting salary of £20,000 to £25,000 + attractive benefits

Graduate Data Scientist

Fantastic career opportunity for individuals educated to degree-level in mathematics or a related discipline, who have detailed knowledge of statistical analysis and mathematical modelling.

Our Company

Crowder Consulting are a professional business of consulting engineers, software developers and data analysts. As an SME, we are positioned in a niche area of the water industry, being able to offer our leading Water Network Management System, Netbase, to water operators in the UK and internationally, along with our engineering consultancy, data analytics and field services.

Our services focus on the planning, monitoring, analysis, performance, modelling and operational aspects of water and sewer networks.

We’re looking for graduates who are keen to start their career as a Data Scientist, where a solid technical basis will be established, and there will eventually be potential to become a future leader within our organisation.

The Role – Graduate Data Scientist

As a Graduate Data Scientist, you’ll join our specialist team working on a wide range of analytical and digital services projects for major water utility companies across the UK and overseas.

Your duties will include, although will not be limited to:

  • Streaming and processing data to aid detailed analysis and reporting
  • Providing statistical analysis of representative samples of data to produce cohorts of results for extrapolation
  • Assessing the impacts of data improvements on regulatory reporting, driving data improvement activities
  • Producing project reports and contributing to presentations for clients

The Package

As a Graduate Data Scientist, you’ll benefit from:

  • A starting salary in the region of £20,000 to £25,000 with the level dependent on experience, skills, and qualifications
  • Employer contributory pension scheme
  • Annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service
  • Option for flexible working days
  • Opportunities for career development

You’ll be employed on a permanent contract, working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, with flexible start times available between 8am and 10am, and flexible finish times between 4:30pm and 6:30pm.

We’re based in Birkenhead and are easily accessible with great transport links.

Our Requirements – Graduate Data Scientist

  • Educated to degree-level in mathematics or related discipline
  • Detailed knowledge of statistical analysis and mathematical modelling
  • A highly analytical mindset
  • Superb communication and organisational skills
  • Eager to learn, with a proactive and driven approach to work

Although not essential, you will ideally have experience and the desire to develop skills in programming using open source software and reporting tools, in particular Python, Power BI and NoSQL databases. With training, you will progress into developing data processes, pipelines and APIs working with the different disciplines and platforms.  

More about us:

Our software and services are used by major water operators in the UK and Ireland, South East Asia, the Middle East, the Caribbean and South America. We work with international partners and are often an integral part of major network improvement projects. 

The term ‘smart water’ is used in the industry for the type of software and consultancy services that we provide, and indeed we are at the forefront of innovation towards the advanced use of sensors, controls, modelling and analysis for future network management.

Established in 1985, the growing team of over 120 employees are at the heart of what Crowder does, which is why the business is proud to have been Investors in People accredited since 2004, a testament to the company’s commitment to developing all personnel.

We benefit from a longstanding dedicated workforce, and continued growth plans provide superb career opportunities within the business.

All applications for this Graduate Data Scientist vacancy are to be submitted online.

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