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We are currently looking to recruit 1 x G4 Senior Data Scientist [email protected] Officer within our London Office.

Mitigation @ Scale work in close partnership with the NCSC to support their lead in addressing vulnerabilities and any related prepare and protect campaigns. Mitigation @ Scale will also proactively engage with investigating teams, internally and in ROCUs, to ensure the risk from compromised data is mitigated quickly and efficiently. The team also identifies Pursue and Prevent opportunities from the pool of data sources available presenting this information for review and potential tasking.

Key Responsibilities:

• Responsibility for the development of key datasets, working closely with stakeholders to extract, manipulate and present data in relation to proactive and reactive operations.
• Manage/supervise a team of officers, and act as a Lead Officer for National Crime Agency (NCA) tasked activity (as required).
• Ensure investigations, prevention and analytical initiatives are carried out thoroughly, professionally and expeditiously in accordance with Agency policy and legislative requirements.
• Supervise the development and delivery of protective products to support operations /investigations including strategic assessments.
• Promote professional standards and provide advice, support and develop management reports in relation to criminal and misconduct allegations that impact on organisational delivery or the Agency’s reputation (as required).
• Manage/coach and develop staff.
• Provide specialist expertise in cybercrime related data science and analysis. Manage, enhance and improve analytical functions within the business area.

The ideal candidate will have a sound understanding of:

Scripting knowledge or coding language knowledge such as Python SPLUNK and / or ELK Stack knowledge and experience.

A STEM related degree or equivalent experience would be an advantage but not essential.


We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

  • Leadership
  • Changing and Improving

Technical skills

We'll assess you against these technical skills during the selection process:

  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only
  • Proven experience of supervising/managing a team and working to tight deadlines.
  • Utilised analysis of bulk or large data to produce a targeted action.
  • Programming knowledge and scripting ability within a Linux environment.

We only ask for evidence of these technical skills on your application form:

  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only