Graduate Data Scientist
About the role
Due to several exciting opportunities, BMT is looking for Graduates to join our Information, Data, Systems and Software Capability as a Data Scientist. You will join as part of our enthusiastic, supportive, and dynamic Data and AI team.
Are you excited about data? Interested in applying different techniques for a variety of customers problems? Keen to develop your skills in topics such as machine Learning, AI, cloud computing and natural language processing? Want to work with a variety of highly skilled professionals to broaden your commercial understanding?
Working as a Data Scientist in this technical consultancy focused role will provide the opportunity to be involved in a variety of projects and research, with the ability to influence your training and project experience to find a path which you find great personal and professional satisfaction. As a graduate, you can expect to receive training from our experienced scientists and consultants, who are also keen to support you on your journey towards professional qualification and paper publication.
This is a hybrid role, where you can work from home and one of our UK offices (Bath, Bristol, London, Fareham, Weymouth, Plymouth, Leeds, Aberdeen, or Glasgow). Depending on projects needs you will be expected to travel to customer sites and BMT offices from time to time. To find out more about our verified flexible status, visit - Flexa Careers | Flexible Workplaces Offering Freedom & Choice
What is the Graduate Programme?
As a BMT graduate, you will be part of an exciting 2-year personal development programme that will equip you with the knowledge, skills, and experience that you will need to propel your career to the next level.
You will be paired with a mentor who will support your technical development within BMT and you will receive a tailored training within our Data and AI team. You will also be paired with a friendly buddy to help with questions and ease your transition into work.
Our values are important to us and guide our work. To be successful as a graduate at BMT you will need to:
- Be passionate about Data Science and AI, and able to communicate this with others,
- Be trustworthy and respectful, working with integrity,
- Approach problems innovatively, able to think imaginatively and work with agility,
- Work collaboratively with the interpersonal skills to engage with customers, stakeholders, and end users, whether face to face or remotely.
Essential technical skills:
- A relevant degree or equivalent experience in Data Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Economics, or Computer Science.
- Knowledge of a range of techniques from the areas of Data Science, Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence.
The Data and AI Team work with a variety of techniques, languages and technology depending on the problems we’re solving and our customer needs. We can support your training for any of the below but if you already have any experience please highlight this in your application:
- Python Data Science and Machine Learning libraries and software, e.g. pandas, NumPy, scikit-learn, Matplotlib, Jupyter notebooks.
- Deep Learning
- Reinforcement Learning
- Natural Language Processing
- Semantic graphs
- Relational databases, e.g. MySQL, SQL Server
- NoSQL databases, e.g. Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Cassandra
- Cloud computing, e.g. AWS, Microsoft Azure
- Image processing
- Big Data processing, e.g. Spark, Hadoop ecosystem
- Excellent verbal and written communication and team building skills.
Missing skills? Let us be the judge! BMT are passionate about people. We recognise that technology moves quickly and that no one can learn everything, which is why we seek those who enjoy problem solving, can adapt to challenges, and demonstrate the aptitude to learn. With enthusiasm and the right attitude, we can help you discover your potential.
- This role requires full UK security clearance so you must have resided in the UK for the past 5 years.
We exist to navigate the most important and impactful engineering challenges of our time. We create environments where people with outstanding technical knowledge deliver meaningful, practical solutions. We are driven by a commitment to a safer, more efficient, effective, and sustainable future to find out more about BMT .
BMT is open and committed to discussing flexible working. We believe that everyone performs at their best when they have the flexibility to make working for BMT work best for them.
BMT hires talented people and welcomes applications from everyone. At this time, we particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian, Minority ethnic, female, and non-binary candidates as we are underrepresented in these groups.
We know that diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to achieving our purpose as a business which is to navigate the most important and impactful engineering challenges of our time (to find out more ). Our passion and goal are to build more diverse teams and to create an environment where employees are engaged, thriving, and feel a sense of belonging.
At BMT, our employee benefits are designed to ensure you have the resources you need to thrive.
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a wide range of generous benefits in areas including health, wellbeing, family, finance, and personal development.
Don’t hesitate to ask more about our benefits during the hiring process.
Does this sound like you? If so, please submit your application as soon as possible. We look forward to learning more about you.
Early application is advised as applications will be assessed continuously. This advert will be removed once the role is filled.
Please note this is an October 24 start
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