Your Impact:

Jacobs Digital exists alongside this extensive portfolio of projects working with major clients across all sectors. Digital is responsible for incubating, building and running new products and solutions for our customers – meaning you are joining a team of fast moving problem solvers working on varied and interesting challenges. Our products range from established software to nascent ideas sparking in to life; leveraging Lean Startup to rapidly invest and incubate new products.

The Data Analytics team, within the broader Digital Solutions business, is comprised of a broad range of individuals from varying backgrounds, who together work on diverse projects including front end application development, detailed analytical and statistical modelling and innovation in areas from machine vision to big data processing using cloud services and beyond. We currently have a unique and exciting opportunity to join the Data Analytics team as a Senior Data Scientist We are looking for a number of like-minded, passionate and enthusiastic individuals to help achieve our ambitious business plans and who want to grow their careers with Jacobs in a fast paced and rewarding sector. The role will report to the global technology lead for data analytics and require working both individually and as part of a team; supporting the Digital Solutions business and the wider Jacobs business. The ideal candidate is an individual with a passion for problem solving from a data-led perspective, who has experience in data analytics or data science and a desire to deliver commercial success. If successful, you will be required to independently design, develop, write and regularly produce high quality deliverables, spanning multiple clients across a range of industries/sectors. In addition to working on Digital Solutions owned projects, the role will involve working on projects in other areas of the business; especially those where we are launching or developing solutions or analytics. You will use analytical and statistical tools to deliver value to the business and draw conclusions from data sets by giving insights and visualising them in user friendly and engaging ways. The successful candidate will need an up to date technical skill base and a willingness to regularly review and develop their skills to ensure the team is best positioned to respond to market changes and developments. This technical skill base development will also be supported by the team. As a senior data scientist, you’re an expert who is one of the go-to people for queries from across the business. Working closely with the team, you will consult, analyse and present results to deliver real business change.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Experience in an analytical, research or data-led role

  • Cloud services experience – AWS or Azure
  • Python or R programming languages
  • SQL experience
  • Expert knowledge of MS Excel & Access
  • Why Jacobs?

    We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

    We clear the way for inventive thinking, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can. 

    Our Culture:

    We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

    We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

    As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

    If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact the team here.

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