Graduate/Entry Level Data Scientist

We are Kokoro

We think differently, dig deeper and inspire action. We help brands in many sectors succeed

We are looking for someone curious, ambitious, self-driven and with a passion for data science, to help grow our internal analytics capabilities

As part of a small, new business unit you’ll report directly to our head Data Scientist. You’ll have the freedom to explore new methods, develop solutions and apply your own knowledge of statistical models to the real world and contribute to the growth of the department

If the thought of this excites you and you feel ready to work with colleagues who love a challenge, we want to chat to you!

You’ll deliver for our clients through your ability to:

  • perform relevant analysis and statistical modelling to answer their questions e.g. regression modelling, choice modelling, max diff, factor analysis, cluster analysis etc.
  • explore and interpret the results of this analysis, highlighting the implications
  • efficiently manage large data-sets, leveraging formulas and functions
  • explore and implement ways to improve our processes and communicate results
  • work with research insight teams to identify the best approach to project briefs
  • assist Data Scientist in creating data products e.g. web services and applications
  • adapt to fast-changing business needs

We will welcome your:

  • proven academic background in this sphere i.e. a numeric degree such as statistics, computer science, mathematics
  • strong analytical and conceptual thinking
  • insatiable appetite for exploring and learning
  • experience using programming language such as R or Python
  • knowledge of statistical software such as SPSS, SAS (or similar)
  • advanced skills in MS Excel (including VBA)
  • self-management and time-management skills

A bonus if you have knowledge/understanding of:

  • working with unstructured data e.g text, audio, images, etc
  • using cloud technology such as Azure ML, AWS ML, etc
  • database management e.g SQL

A feel-good company you’ll love being part of:

  • a supportive culture that gives everyone the confidence to be brave, go further
  • guidance from great colleagues – in a place where talent is given opportunities fast
  • inspiration from our leaders – to never stop thinking until we secure the best solution
  • good vibes and a thirst for fun that runs throughout our work and beyond

You’ll enjoy:

  • a competitive salary plus bonus scheme
  • a wide variety of employee benefits – from paid-for social events and travel
  • season-ticket loans to dental cover and a workplace pension
  • 28 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and your birthday off
  • scope for flexible working – finding the balance between office and home that’s right for you
  • a well-supported career development plan

Start transforming your career

Contact us today
+44 1727 837322