Data Scientist

The Role

Origami Energy is an ambitious technology start-up, building the technology and commercial mechanisms to enable a cheaper, greener and more secure energy future. We’re doing this by bringing intelligent management to a large distributed network of assets which generate, use or store electricity.

Origami Energy’s formed a team of highly analytical, intellectually adventurous and commercially curious people who develop tools and techniques to maximise the value Origami can create and share with their customers. These market-leading techniques will be central to our technology platform and will inform our business strategy.

We are now looking to add an enthusiastic and passionate Data Scientist to our team in Cambridge who is keen to tackle real world and commercially-crucial challenges. The candidate will collaborate very closely with the wider team of commercial analysts and optimisation experts. This way the candidate will gain deep insight to all the commercial, pricing and optimisation activities. The candidate will learn from best practises in academia and within the industry.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Quantitative degree

o             E.g. Maths, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Operational Research

o             Fluent in Python, ideally experienced in the use of the following:

–              Data manipulation (pandas)

–              Numerical analysis (numpy, scipy)

–              Machine learning (sklearn, keras)

o             Practical knowledge in applying machine learning techniques

o             Well-versed in model construction and evaluation

o             Experience with developing deterministic and stochastic models

o             Practical work experience with time-series data, dealing with problems such as autocorrelation, non-stationarity etc.

o             Familiar with APIs and data scraping

o             Experience with effective data visualisation

Desirable experience:

o             Experience in database design, construction, and interaction

o             Experience with big data packages such as Spark and Hadoop

o             Understanding of real-world physics and engineering associated with supply and consumption of electricity

o             Working within fast-paced commercial environment with high uncertainty

o             Working within the energy sector

o             Rapid prototyping within an R&D environment

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