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G5 - Data Scientist

Please see the candidate information pack for more detail.

We are currently looking to recruit Data Scientists within our London team.

Key Responsibilities:

The successful candidate would:

• Deploy analytical capabilities against operations; manipulate large data sets to solve strategic analytical challenges and provide support to intelligence-led enforcement activity against serious organised crime.
• Exploit information from a variety of sources to establish patterns of
criminal behaviour, discover emerging trends, develop intelligence leads and identify opportunities for an operational response.
• Develop innovative solutions to data challenges, through the effective use of software tools and the exploitation of data to extract maximum intelligence value.
• Assist in creation and implementation of processes to improve data capture and analysis.
• Build relationships with colleagues across the NCA, to develop skills and cross-functional working to support Agency business.
• Ensure the quality, secure handling and dissemination of information, maintaining confidentiality, sensitivity and duty of care in line with NCA policy.


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

  • Working Together
  • Making Effective Decisions

Technical skills

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

  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only
  • Experience with building statistical, behavioural or other analytical models.
  • Analytical skills, including statistical analysis and modelling techniques
  • Ability to problem solve and make effective decisions.

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

  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only