IT Data Scientist | Collins McNicholas

IT Data Scientist

  • Reference: CJ44326
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Information Technology

Job Description

This role will require collaboration across the end-to-end supply chain in a matrix structured organization. The successful candidate will be comfortable working in such an environment with a track record of data manipulation, model and algorithm creation and validation.



Process Modelling

  • Strong process mapping, decomposition and diagnostic capabilities.
  • Problem solving, logical and analytical thinking.
  • Translate process flows to appropriate numerical models

Data Modelling

  • Sourcing and handling large quantities of diverse data
  • Maintaining clear and robust naming conventions and records of data manipulations.
  • Attention to detail, rigour in analysis and justification/validation of assumptions.

Data Science

  • Leverage and apply advanced analytical techniques such as Discrete Event and Monte Carlo Simulation to business problems
  • Leverage statistical methods and 6 Sigma thinking to draw business appropriate insights from the data.


Skills & Experience

  • Strong IT skill-set
  • Lateral thinking & Problem Solving
  • Demonstrated conceptual, analytical skills & logical thinking with statistical modelling / data analysis competency.
  • Proven track record in leveraging Data Acquisition, Transformation and Visualisation tools. (e.g. Python, R, SQL, Tableau, Qlik)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proactive nature and ability to work with no supervision
  • Accuracy with attention to detail
  • Must be able to communicate effectively to both a technical & non-technical audience. Make the complex simple.



For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Karen Collins on 021 4911064 or email

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