Senior Data Science Engineer | IoT & Mobile Data | Global Telco Company | London | £50-60k

04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017

RedCat Digital are working with one of the largest telecoms providers in the world and a FTSE 100 company to find a Senior Data Science Engineer to join the team in London.


The right candidate in a nutshell;

  • 3 years’ experience as a Big Data Engineer
  • Proven experience with Python, Java & Google Cloud technologies


The Company

My client is a recognised giant in the telecommunications world, employing over 100,000 people with a turnover of over £17 billion. This role will sit in their Big Data Team which is currently enjoying a period of fantastic growth which is shaping the future of the business as a whole. The team is focussed on the external monetisation of mobile network data through a number of channels and partnerships. Additionally this team is now focused and plays a large part in my clients IoT strategy, using the power of data analytics to challenge status quos and create innovative solutions. Big data has been a hot topic over the last few years with revolutionary technologies predicted to change the world.  My client’s aim is simple, to develop global leading analytics enabling better decisions from big data.


The Senior Data Science Engineer Role

As a Senior Data Science Engineer, you will be the technical lead for the data engineering part of the team, working closely with both the data science and the consultants to understand both internal and customer needs and develop ground breaking solutions to address those. Key responsibilities include;

  • Build and maintain cloud data infrastructure: storage, pipelines, and analytics platforms.
  • Deliver analytical solutions, analysing large and complex data sets using multiple technologies (Python, R, SQL, Google Cloud Platform, Hadoop).
  • Create and develop data products and implement production tools.
  • Clearly and confidently present complex data architectures in a simple and engaging manner
  • Visualise and deliver analytical results in insightful, interesting and interactive ways using various technologies (Powerpoint, Qlikview, Tableau, Javascript etc.)

About You…

The right candidate for this role will be an experienced Data Engineer with fantastic experience of using various Big Data technologies such as Python & SQL and other distributed platforms. You will be versed with visualisation fundamentals with Tableau and will have strong experience using statistical techniques for developing data solutions.


Additionally you will have enthusiasm and passion for developing and delivering ground breaking tools as well as and engaging presentation style that develops relationships.


Get in Touch Now!

My client is working to disrupt and change a number of industries and are growing their team of world-class scientists and engineers throughout 2017. To hear more and discuss further details please contact Andy Driver on 0207 265 7800 or email your CV to