Data Scientist

Data Scientist


The Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS) has an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist looking to further develop their career in a fast-moving digital engineering environment. CFMS is an independent, not-for-profit specialist and enabler of high value digital design. The company provides a managed research environment for its customers to drive synergies from in-house High Performance Computing (HPC) facilities and expertise in modelling and simulation, allowing companies and organisations to experiment in a risk-free manner with new design solutions. We seek an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our team to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions to today’s industrial problems.

Job Purpose

The Data Scientist’s role will be to support and develop the company’s Digital Engineering and Manufacturing intitatives, embedding data science and AI technologies into this activity to drive improvements in productivity and the concept of data driven design. The incumbent will support the Domain Expert in the development, maintenance and continued operation of the company’s AI capabilities, liaising with customers and suppliers.

The role will contribute to;

  • The development of research propositions to meet the needs of our customers
  • The delivery of commercial and R&D projects to time, cost and quality
  • Supporting the development and improvement of the data science internal platforms, enabling the collection, processing, analysis and visualisation of large scale multi-source data sets
  • The design and development of methododogies and software to clean and analyse big data, collected from heterogeneous and multiple sources, and build models to derive industrial insight
  • Present results in a clear, readily understandable and innovative way in order to provide help for decision making

The Data Scientist would be exposed to a wide variety of exciting and leading edge technologies and systems across a range of industrial sectors, and must be comfortable researching new methods and working without direct supervision.

CFMS is a growing, forward thinking organisation with ambitious plans to drive awareness of its brand and commercial services in the UK marketplace. With exciting times ahead, we are interested in engaging with individuals that can help us to achieve our vision of transforming digital engineering capability. As a trusted, neutral not-for-profit, our people, facility and expertise underpins our success in enabling organisations to improve engineering design tools and processes to be faster, better and more informed.

To apply for the position of Data Scientist, send a curriculum vitae and covering letter to

Direct applications only - no agencies

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