AECOM Junior Data Scientist in Glasgow, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester
As a data scientist you will work with leaders and data scientist from around the world to support and deliver AECOM’s data science projects, to share best practices, leverage global capabilities and to support opportunities and projects.
This is not a typical data science role as you will have the opportunity to work with unique datasets i.e. design prediction and automation, text mining of historic handwritten documents etc. in different engineering disciplines.
Demonstrable ability and relevant qualification in machine learning, encompassing both supervised and unsupervised techniques
Experience in deploying machine learning models using appropriate tools, libraries and platforms (e.g. R, Python, Microsoft Azure)
Strong capability in a statistical programming language (e.g. Python, R)
Effective decision making and strong verbal and written communication
Proactive and driven approach to work and creating success
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability and confidence to work with a wide range of Clients and Consultants
Buy-in to achieving deadlines set by Clients and Managers
Able to produce auditable outputs with clear record of error checking and demonstration of validity in results
Takes pride in quality and appearance of Client deliverables
A clear work history and proof of professional development and learning
Capability in data analysis and associated applications desirable, eg: Visualisation tools (Plot.ly libraries, Power BI), PaaS (Azure, AWS), databases, statistics packages, web-based and desktop programming technologies
Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering
Business Line Geography OH
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 254860BR
Additional Locations UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Glasgow Citypoint, UK - London - Aldgate Tower, UK - Manchester - Bridgewater House, UK Glasgow - CWA, US - Manchester, NH - 1155 Elm Street
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.