Contract Data Scientist - Dubai

Job type:
12 months
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
flag_no United Arab Emirates
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Contract Data Scientist -12 months - Dubai
Tax free contract rates + Benefits.
Rate - TBC - 12 + roles at various levels

Would you like to work for one of the world's most prestigious organisations on what they tell us would likely be the largest and most significant 'big data' project anyone will ever have worked on? Would you like a tax free 'contract' income working in one of the world's most exciting cities (Dubai) and be offered benefits not usually bestowed on contract/temp IT consultants?

We have been asked to assist in the search for a number of Data Scientists who have experience of helping companies interpret, manage data and solve complex problems using expertise in a variety of data niches, Big Data technologies and Machine learning. Should have expertise in computer science, modelling, statistics, analytics, and math - coupled with a strong business sense.

Capability (required):
*M.Sc degree in Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science or other technical field
*Proficiency in at least 2 of the following:
- Machine Learning & Predictive Modeling
- Data Mining
- Hadoop, Spark, Hive etc
- Scipy, Scikit, R
- Information retrieval

Capability (preferred):
*Ph.D degree in Data Science, Machine learning or AI
*Experience interacting with cross functional teams including, academic researchers, business stakeholders and IT teams
*Exceptional written and oral skills
*Self-starter, autonomous, functions independently while providing regular updates.

Excellent tax-free rate + other benefits not usually seem with contract roles.

We are keen to build strong relationships with IT consultants based on providing a transparent and supportive service. Now in our 18th year we pay promptly and are a stable contracting partner in good financial health. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified..Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. ). We never send your CV without your email authorisation.