Classic KTP Vacancy advertisement details

Reference: 3631/2

Location: Belfast, Antrim, BT1 1RD
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 per annum
Qualification required: Maths, Statistics, Data Science
Closing Date: 25 June 2018
KTP Advert Ref: 3631/2
SciLeads is a unique market intelligence platform in the scientific products and services sector. The company maintains an extensive data-set that captures activity, particularly around research grant awards and investments in R&D. We have built a platform that extracts information and alerts clients to enable sales teams to quickly find potential customers. Through this KTP project, we will produce a platform that will automatically search publicly available information and convert relevant information into a standardised data set that will facilitate deep analysis and modelling in order to produce algorithms that will enable us to automatically create high-value insight reports for clients.

Skills required: Essential
Hold, or be about to obtain in July 2018, at least a 2.1 Honours Degree (or equivalent) in Maths, Statistics, Data Science or a closely related subject.
Applicants who hold, or are about to obtain a 2.2 in the above subjects will also be considered if they also hold either a related higher degree or have one years’ relevant experience.
Relevant experience of modelling and solving computer science, mathematics, statistics or engineering problems. (may be demonstrated through a suitable module or project).

Experience of working with statistical and dynamic programming languages (eg. R, Python and SAS/Stata or a closely related language).

Desirable
Higher degree in a relevant area.
1 year’s relevant experience.
Knowledge Base Partner: Queen's University Belfast
Company partner: SciLeads Limited
Company business area: Market intelligence platform for companies that sell into the scientific products and services sector. The platform extracts information and alerts clients to enable sales teams to quickly find potential customers capturing activity, particularly around research grant awards, investments in R&D and other activity that indicate a scientist’s forthcoming expenditure.
Contact: KTP at QUB, KTP Office
Queen's University Belfast
63 University Rd
Belfast, Tel: 028 90973970
ktp@qub.ac.uk
Additional Info: https://bit.ly/2xpey6h

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