Europe / United Kingdom / England / Oxford / 1

Data Science

#: 743999739027260 / REF2163S

Mid-Senior Level


Job Description

Our Data Science teams help to provide NielsenIQ’s clients with the most complete understanding of the market and its consumers. With a footprint in over 100 countries across the globe, our expansive data and measurement capabilities provide market context and confidence. We are constantly innovating to keep pace with emerging market trends and the increasingly diverse, demanding and connected consumer.

The purpose of this role is to work on the development of new Omnishopper products, a new way to measure how people shop, both online and in-store. We are looking for someone with extensive knowledge of consumer panel behavior who will concentrate on the topic of combining data from different panels. You will work on an exploratory project and a POC with data from our US panels. You should have a passion for consumer sourced data!

What you'll do

  • Be the expert for data fusion methodologies 
  • Evaluate current methodologies to identify opportunities for enhancement
  • Present and communicate findings and recommendations based on research and analyses
  • Document findings, methodologies, and best practices

We're looking for people who have

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree or Doctorate Degree
  • Experienced in high-level programming languages (Python or R)
  • Knowledge in SQL, working with queries and large-scale databases
  • Excellent statistical and logic skills. Experience in trend analysis, multivariate statistics (parametric/ non-parametric), sampling, bias reduction, indirect estimation, data aggregation techniques, data fusion, and model validation techniques
  • Strong aptitude for data analysis. Ability to manipulate, analyze and interpret large data sources
  • Domain expert in at least one area: Demography, Sampling, Statistics Modeling, Research Practices
  • Strong communication/writing and collaboration skills
  • Eager to continuously learn and adopt changing technologies and tools