Lakeside, Portsmouth
Data & Insights
About The Role

Data Scientist – R, Python, Power BI, Machine Learning

Full Time – Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

Hours – 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday

Are you a highly skilled Data Scientist with the ability to develop analytical models using advanced statistics and machine learning to identify insights that drive business value? Can you use a variety of data-sets to test hypothesis, discover hidden relationships and provide actionable insights? If you are adept at using data visualisations and data techniques to engage audiences in a compelling way, then we would love to hear from you!

Where do you fit in?

You’ll join the Data team here at Checkatrade whose role is to support the business to acquire, retain and grow members at the right time, about the right product to increase base value and business effectiveness.

What’s in it for you?

  • An opportunity to play a key role in the future growth of our brand, supported by training to help you grow your career and be the best you can be!
  • An excellent benefits package including discounts from a wide variety of retailers. A healthcare cash plan and a scheme to help you buy the latest bikes or tech gadgets.
  • You’ll be part of a fast growing company that is going places and has a fantastic culture!

What do you need to succeed?

  • R and Python
  • Expertise in statistical modelling and multivariate techniques e.g. clustering, regression, classification, time-series forecasting.
  • Experience of manipulating and analysing large and complex data sets including structured and unstructured data.
  • Expertise in data visualisation tools such as Power BI
About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our teams continue to uphold these high standards.

With over 40,000 of only the best trades on our books who've passed a robust vetting process, we're staying true to our core business belief which is -  'Checkatrade does the checks so you don't have to.'

We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is a really exciting time to join our team.