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Jobs within The Data Lab

There are currently no vacancies within The Data Lab.

Jobs in Scotland

Unless indicated otherwise, the following opportunities are offered by organisations external to The Data Lab.  If you are interested or have any questions regarding any of these vacancies, please contact the offering organisation directly.

Big Data Scientist, Transiris

Company Summary

Transiris Corporation is an innovative consultancy in the areas of Digital Marketing & Automation, Analytics, Big Data, and Data Privacy with an emphasis on providing enterprise strategy, infrastructure, and solutions to Fortune 500 clients. With offices in the US, Canada, Spain, Austria, UK, and Romania, Transiris is rapidly expanding and offering solutions and expertise internationally.


We are looking for a talented, professional, and driven Data Engineer open to extensive travel (50%) as part of our global team of experts. Travel expenses are paid by our company with the possibility for company sponsored immigration to USA if desired.

Closing date 30 November 2019

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Senior Data Engineer – RBS

Join us in Edinburgh as a Senior Data Engineer

  • We’re looking for Senior Data Engineer to join our Data & Innovation team with our Data function, and work on a series of innovative and transformative machine learning experiments
  • You’ll be developing cutting-edge innovative data products, and applying data science techniques for innovative solutions to improve our customer experience and value exchange
  • This is a chance to hone your expert programming and data engineering skills in a fast paced and innovative environment

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Data Analyst – Sumdog

We’re at the forefront of an exciting ed-tech revolution. We capture a detailed understanding of each child’s strengths and use this to deliver tailored mastery learning. The results are spectacular. Our research found pupils using Sumdog for 30 minutes weekly made much faster progress against our curriculum than those using it less.

Our mission is to close the attainment gap by helping all children reach their full potential. Our particular strength is the way we engage even the most disenchanted students.

At Sumdog, we work with a huge amount of data and this gives us an invaluable insight into the experience our users have.  The success of Sumdog relies on our ability to understand this data and engage everyone: teachers, parents and most importantly the students. As a Data Analyst at Sumdog, you will collaborate with stakeholders across the business and external customers to problem solve, analyse and present the data required.

Your key responsibilities will be: 

  • evaluating research questions from the company, investigating these through the appropriate data, and reporting the results back to the business;
  • interpreting, writing and reviewing SQL queries;
  • designing, creating, and monitoring metrics for measuring the performance of many aspects of the company (e.g. financial, pupils usage).

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STEM Engagement Officer, Dingwall

The post holder will be required to comply with the Highland Council standards, operational policies and procedures and requirements in relation to health and safety and to safeguarding requirements.  To operate the Dingwall Newton Room and to ensure delivery of inspirational and interactive STEM activities to young people and to the general public in the local community.

Do you have an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)? Would you like to deliver inspiring practical activities to 10-14 year olds?

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Data Scientist – Nude, Glasgow

We’re looking for a data scientist who has a passion for solving problems and building data-driven models and solutions. We’re looking for people with data-minds, who relish finding creative solutions to complex problems, people who view things differently and who think unconventionally.

At the core of our aim to help people save for their home-deposit, lies data-driven spending and savings ‘insights’. These could range from simple spending updates to complex pattern recognition algorithms to spot certain habits.

You will be central to the ideation, design and building of these insights. You will analyse customers’ bank transactions to spot patterns, build models and test insights that will form the core functionality of the Nude app. At Nude you will be given a large amount of free-rein and responsibility: expect to see your work appearing in front of customers’ eyes very quickly.

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Barrachd – hiring for various data jobs

Cognos jobs, Analytics opportunities, Developer roles and Data Science positions… We’ve been creating cutting edge solutions for over 10 years, but we’re still growing and always looking to enhance our team.

We employ some of the UK’s top Analytics Consultants, Business Analysts, Developers and Data Experts, but we recruit fresh, new minds too – that way we create a constant exchange of knowledge. This means you’re always learning, while building your skills, experience and knowledge.

We’re always looking to grow our team. Visit our website to browse through all the current positions we are looking to fill. If you see one that you think you’d be perfect for – or even if you just want to find out more – please get in touch.

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