Sainsbury’s and Channel 4 seek data scientists as analytics talent takes centre stage

Job adverts posted by Sainsbury’s and Channel 4 show that both companies are on the hunt for data scientists. The successful Sainsbury’s candidate will work across the business supporting marketing, commercial, agriculture, finance and HR, as well as the non-food and banking departments. Sainsbury’s said that it is looking for someone who can solve complex retail problems with a modern data-science stack, work in a collaborative environment, support digital experiences, DevOps and development teams, and use agile delivery with a focus on meeting business needs and driving value. Candidates will need expertise in SAS, R, Python, SQL, NoSQL, Linux, Power BI, D3 and more, as well as knowledge of AWS, Spark, MapReduce, Hive, Impala. They will need a relevant Bachelors or MSc degree and ideally some experience of working in…


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