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Data Scientist

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Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds, and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

This role's primary focus is to take a hands-on approach to taking the practice of debt recovery strategy to the next level through the use of Data Science principles and putting them into practice. You will also be expected to work closely with a range of internal stakeholders and across the wider D&A community to deliver and implement change.

About TDX Group - An Equifax Company

We've been a pioneer in the debt recovery industry for over a decade, helping businesses drive fair and appropriate consumer treatment by using data and intelligence.

We meet the exacting standards of our clients who are some of the biggest banking, retail and utility names as well as the UK government. The key to TDX's success has been the scope to build and deliver industry-leading performance portfolios, combining precise execution with high quality analytical insight and continuous creativity to our partners.

What you’ll do

  • Create data science solutions and develop them towards a framework that you will constantly evolve and improve

  • Define and implement a standardised set of data builds and effective metrics

  • Evaluate new and existing data assets that could improve your solutions

  • Ensure your data science solutions are scalable and easy to implement in to existing tooling

  • Broaden our integration with our parent company (EFX) through increased use of the data, products, tools and services they provide

  • Self-start the implementation of a Data Science culture that is desirable in the market and helps you to build an effective and high performing team 

What experience you need 

  • Exceptional numeracy and keen attention to detail

  • Recent experience with database environments, data set manipulation and programming languages (particularly in SQL, R, Python or similar)

  • Proven ability to self-start, operate independently, derive elegant and scalable solutions that are easy to implement and deliver demonstrable results

  • Thought leadership of the forward development of your respective field

What could set you apart

  • Knowledge of the use of data in a regulated environment

  • Experience of Data Science principles and practices

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The Perks of being a Equifax Employee?

We offer a wide range of company supported benefits including contributory pension, life cover, income protection, healthcare, enhanced maternity and sick pay, 26 days holiday and a day off for your birthday, with the ability to buy and sell and free credit checks. We also offer flexible benefits ranging from cycle to work, discounted travel options, gym membership, dining and leisure discounts, financial & savings plans, mobile discounts plus much more!

We also support personal development and have a range of learning options including our global online learning platform and allow you to bring your whole self to work supported by our Inclusion and Diversity, Wellbeing and Employee Engagement forums.

Are you ready to power your possible? Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Working at Equifax

We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers. Watch our video to learn more about how you can power your possible! 

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