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Junior Data Scientist (MoD, Marine, Defence)

Junior Data Scientist (MoD, TOP SECRET)


£40,000 to £45,000 + 8% Pension + Company Benefits

Are you a Data Scientist with Python or R experience? Do you want to join on of the largest engineering companies on the planet? Do you want to work on highly secret projects for organisations such as the MOD, and UK Government.

On offer is the exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist to step into a brand-new Data Team within a global engineering organisation, where you can utilise your problem solving mindset to develop your technical skills and make your mark within the company and offer insight into its current and future growth plans to assist the UK Government.

In this role, the successful Data Scientist will be applying statistical models to a range of real-worlds problems, leading the delivery of analytic outputs for multiple projects and clients, you will be responsible for contributing to building the knowledge and skills of the science team.

This role would suit a Data Scientist with Python or R experience looking to develop their skillset and progress their career in a global engineering organisation offering lots of career progression opportunities.


  • Applying statistical models to real world-world problems.
  • Lead delivery on projects.
  • Line management.
  • Growing the skills and knowledge of the science team.


  • Python or R experience.
  • British Citizen, able to get security clearance,

Keyword: Data Scientist, Data Science, Data Engineer, Satellite, Data Analysis, Data Science, Engineering, Marine, Defence

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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