Data Scientist

at Synechron
Published December 20, 2022
Location Belfast, United Kingdom
Category Data Science  
Job Type Full-time  


Our Challenge

As a Data Scientist, you will work on digital, data-driven transformation initiatives alongside data engineers, developers and DevOps specialists. You will help design, build and maintain the core platforms and services in the use of AI, Data and Analytics using new approaches to data management, proven best practices and modern tech stacks.

We're constantly looking for talented engineers across Cloud, Infrastructure, DevOps and Security, among others to add to our growing team in London. Therefore, even if some of the job duties are unfamiliar to you, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We believe that new challenges inevitably lead to new opportunities.


  • Design and deploy core platform components for a new data mesh driven solution
  • Prioritize and deliver against a defined Backlog of Epics in an agile approach
  • Review and demonstrate solutions with stakeholders and aligned agile pods
  • Identify and implement automation opportunities to ingest, search and process datasets
  • Liaise with peers within various business domains to facilitate the adoption of the new platform



You are:

  • A practical data scientist with experience in productionizing data science projects
  • Confident in applying statistics and probability theory to real world data analytics challenges
  • Experienced in time series analysis
  • Familiar with popular data science tools such as Pandas, Numpy SKLearn, Deep Learning would be highly appreciated
  • Aware of data mesh concepts and the transformational impact on enterprise data management
  • Able to work in an Agile environment
  • Ready to work with global, diverse, cross-functional teams, and can develop and nurture good working relationships
  • A strong decision-maker with excellent problem-solving, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • An excellent written and verbal communicator

It would be great if you also had:

  • A background in financial services, banking and large enterprise environments
  • Any experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence

We Can Offer You

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Work from Home Set-up Budget
  • Matched Contributary Pension
  • 25 Days Annual Leave
  • Extensive Training Opportunities to Upskill
  • Bupa Health + Extra Health Cover for permanent employees and their spouse & children
  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Multinational organization with offices in 17 countries with possibilities to work abroad
  • Laptop and a mobile phone
  • Maternity & Paternity leave plans
  • On-demand Udemy for Business for all Synechron employees with free access to more than 5000 curated courses
  • A flat and approachable organization
  • An excellent working atmosphere: regular drinks, sports activities, offsite weekends with a young, dynamic team
  • A truly diverse, fun-loving and global work culture

Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs.

All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant’s gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.