Would you love to explore a career in Data Science, Engineering or Analytics? If you are either a recent graduate or have at least 1 years’ commercial experience in an analytical role we would love to hear from you.
Kubrick Group is a specialist data consultancy with a twist. We hire a diverse range of junior professionals and graduates from across the country, we pay you while we train you in the latest data and business skills and then place you into industry-leading companies in a variety of different sectors. Through our training we will develop you into a highly skilled data consultant who can go onto becoming a leading expert in your field.
How to Excel in the World of Data - An Interview with Data Engineer, Becky Staffurth
We caught up with Becky Staffurth, Data Engineer at Kubrick Group, about her journey into data and the key skills she thinks are necessary to succeed in the field.
We work across all sectors and our projects have included helping retailers predict fashion trends, car manufacturers project sales of new models and even hospitals understand the real reason for the growth in patient numbers in their A&E departments.
If these sorts of challenges excite you Kubrick would like to hear from you. We are looking for our next intake of data specialists to join our journey. Embark on your exciting and challenging 15-week training period in our data labs in London and then get to work for one of our most exciting clients in the UK.
What you’ll do:
Immediately be paid to be trained by us, from the day you join. We fully prepare our people in our London data labs before they go on client site.
Be taught all the latest technology skills relevant to data challenges such as Hadoop, Python, Spark, SQL, Tableau, Machine Learning and NoSQL databases
Receive soft skills training including office basics, communication skills, networking, career management, interview practice, transitioning to client site, etc. in addition to Q&As with our HQ Team, consultants on client site, Kubrick Alumni and Clients.
Learn from the best in the sector, our courses are designed by industry figure heads
Work as a consultant for Kubrick following your training and integrate yourself into a company’s data team with the option to join them permanently after your two years on client site.
Here are some examples of the projects we have worked on:
We have built chatbots to enhance customer experience
Complex dashboards with AI, for banking clients so they have greater information at their fingertips
Implementation of blockchain within the travel industry making transactions quicker and more secure
Created a data analytics database for computational chemistry as part of a wider data infrastructure for augmented drug discovery
Sentiment Engines built for retailers to better understand demand
Used Machine Learning and predictive modelling to foresee and solve potential customer problems before they happen for a telecommunications client
Improving health treatments and food nutrition for pets using Natural Language Processing on vets’ notes.
What we need from you:
Curious, analytical and great at solving problems – we don’t need any previous coding skills, just excitement to learn!
Desire to work with data and how it can help an organisation make better decisions
Flexible and adaptable communicator who can work collaboratively
Committed to producing high quality solutions
Dedicated to continuous personal and professional development
Educated to degree level with at least A level mathematics or statistics and minimum of 120 new (300 old) UCAS points
Geographic flexibility able to attend training in London and then be placed either in London or around the UK.
£32,000 after commencing client project work, with a rise after one year of project work to £40,000.
How to Apply
Please send us your cover letter and CV, stating the start date you would like to be considered for in your cover letter.