Data Scientist

UN Contract – Outside IR35 – Likely to Extend

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Remote Data Scientist 

We’re looking for an experienced Data Scientist who’s looking out for a new contract opportunity to join a UN organisation ASAP! If this sounds like you, read on for details! 

As a Data Scientist at this organisation, you will be working fully remotely on a 60-day contract (outside IR35), which is likely to extend. You will be using your skills to achieve the desired deliverables, alongside the project manager. This will involve scoping proposed use cases into pilots, analysing data sources, and working to provide improvements once the pilot is deployed. 

Data Scientist key responsibilities: 

  • Analyse internal and external data sources to support the pilot 
  • Identify data extraction and transformation, and support their standardisation 
  • Develop data-driven decisions and predictive models through data sets 
  • Develop implementation roadmaps which address technical problems 
  • Create tools to assist in analytics of products 
  • Help identify tools to build pilots 
  • Resolve issues raised throughout deployment of the pilot 
  • Propose improvements for the pilot to help scale up 

Essential requirements for this remote role: 

  •  University degree (or equivalent) in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Information Management, or similar 
  • Significant experience in data science, data analytics, applied maths, information management, or similar 
  • Experience with Data Science tools such as JupyterMatlab, Knime, SPSS, SAS, or programming languages such as R, Python, Javascript 
  • Understanding of the data analysis life cycle 
  • Knowledge of Agile Software Development 

If you think you might be a good fit for this role, get in touch today! Contact Charlie on, or apply online below now! 

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset. 

Tags: Data Scientist, Data Science, Data Analyst, Data Analysis, UN Organisation, Contract Jobs, Remote Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Whilst we would love to respond to every application due to the high numbers we receive we cannot guarantee this.

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