Bank of England - Data Scientist London, United Kingdom

Data Scientist

Data Scientist is needed in London, United Kingdom.

Client: Bank of England

Location: London, United Kingdom

Contract: Part Time

Job Description:

The Data Scientist will work in the Data and Statistics Division (DSD) of the Bank of England, specifically in the Regulatory Data Group (RDG). The role involves overseeing the collection and quality checking of regulatory data, as well as compiling and publishing aggregate data. The Data Scientist will be responsible for analyzing data issues, developing solutions to improve processes, and implementing changes to data collections. They will also be involved in presenting data developments to stakeholders and mentoring less experienced team members. This role offers an opportunity to work in a high-profile and analytical area of the Bank.


  • The minimum criteria for the role include demonstrable experience in improving data processes through automation, strong programming skills (R, Python, SQL) for data manipulation, effective communication skills, and high motivation and autonomy in work.
  • Desirable criteria include a good understanding of economics, finance, and/or insurance, experience leading or mentoring a team, and building relationships with stakeholders. Knowledge of collaboration and DevOps tools is an advantage. Other Information:

The Bank values diversity, equity, and inclusion and encourages applications from individuals who work flexibly. The work can be carried out partly at home, with a minimum requirement of 40% per month in the office.

The Bank offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including a non-contributory pension, performance awards, annual leave, and private medical insurance. Employment in this role is subject to security clearance. The application process includes a technical exercise and a competency-based interview.

Posted 3 months ago
based in Manchester, United Kingdom
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