Data Scientist

Title: Data Scientist

Contract: 9 Month Fixed Term Contract

Function/Team: Data and Tech Team

Location: London, SE1

Hours: Full time, inclusive of breaks

Reporting to: Director of Data and Technology


STOP THE TRAFFIK Group (STTG) is seeking a determined individual with skills or experience in data modelling to manage projects which are part of an overall strategy and prevent human trafficking and modern slavery (MSHT).

In this role you would take responsibility for and oversee STTG’s data projects and models, focused on incorporating new languages into the world’s largest accessible source of information on human trafficking (Traffik Analysis Hub).

This role will be responsible for:

  • Data mining and extracting usable data from valuable data sources.
  • Using machine learning tools to select features, create and optimize classifiers.
  • Carrying out preprocessing of structured and unstructured data, e.g. NLP/ NLU.
  • Processing, cleansing, and validating the integrity of data to be used for analysis. Using Python and Keras.
  • Developing prediction systems and machine learning algorithms.
  • Presenting results in a clear manner.
  • Integrating models into current Kubernetes production clusters.
  • Working in a development team using version control and test-driven development.

We do not require any additional qualifications, rather, candidates must demonstrate previous experience in an environment with transferrable skills to this position. If you do not meet 100% of the above, please consider applying regardless. We are happy to upskill where possible or look at alternate roles in the company.


  • A friendly, supportive team
  • Opportunity to work directly with global brands and experts around the world Encouragement and autonomy to present new ideas and lead on solutions
  • The opportunity to join a cash benefit healthcare scheme for low monthly contributions, which can also cover your partner and children
  • A corporate eye-care scheme Life insurance
  • A non-contributory Grouped Personal Pension Scheme, where we pay a 7% contribution of your gross salary into your pension pot (you can choose to personally contribute if you wish) Life insurance
  • An annual leave allowance of 27 days annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays), rising to 1 day annually up to 33 days
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Season Ticket Loan Ability to switch 2 bank holidays to better suit your needs
  • Employment policies, including flexible working policy which reflect the needs of our staff In- house and external training opportunities

If you have relevant experience, are highly resourceful, adaptable, and able to work in a busy and fast-paced environment, please contact send in a CV and cover letter (2 A4 sides) that evidences your ability to be successful in this role. Please email to [email protected].

We will conduct interviews on a rolling basis, so please get your application in as soon as possible.

We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, minority, and underrepresented groups. If you require any assistance to overcome potential barriers, please let us know.

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