GoCompare’s data science career challenge

If numbers, machine learning and data drive you, this is the opportunity of a lifetime

What’s the deal?

Data’s a big deal to us. If you feel the same, we want to give you the ultimate career leg-up.

Do you want the chance to be a data pro at GoCompare, with on-going support to develop a career that’s as rewarding as they come?

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If you’re chosen, you’ll join Kubrick Group, a data technologies consultancy, to take part in an 18-week training course followed by the potential for a 24-month consultancy placement at GoCompare.

Kubrick Group are experts in finding and training the brightest minds in applied data-driven disciplines and are GoCompare’s partner in providing data technology expertise.

The course is delivered at Kubrick Group’s data labs at Tobacco Dock in London, and you’ll learn engineering on structured and unstructured data, NoSql and NewSql, working on Hadoop platforms, Python coding, machine learning and data visualisation.

Kubrick Group will pay you a salary while you train, and we’ll contribute to your living expenses too.

When you’ve completed your training you’ll have the chance to consult at GoCompare on a two-year data science development programme, where you’ll work alongside our industry-leading tech, data and analytics brains at our offices in Newport, south Wales. If you really impress, we’ll offer you a permanent role to begin a career beyond compare.

FAQs

  • What is the deadline for me to apply?

    5pm on 10 July 2017, so get a wiggle on!

  • What happens after I’ve applied?

    All applications will be assessed by experts from GoCompare and Kubrick Group. No random draws from hats are involved – you’ve taken the time to apply, and we’re going to take the time to carefully review what you’ve sent us.

    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a telephone interview.

  • If I get through the application and the telephone interview, what then?

    You’ll be invited to take part in an assessment day at GoCompare’s offices in Newport, south Wales, along with other applicants.

    Following the assessment day, the candidates who will join the 18-week paid training programme with Kubrick Group will be chosen.

    The 18-week training will commence on 11 September.

  • So who am I employed by, and who pays me?

    Kubrick Group will be your employer throughout your training and the two-year consulting assignment at GoCompare.

    In addition to the salary paid to you by Kubrick Group, GoCompare will contribute to your living expenses whilst training.

    After the successful completion of the two-year data science development programme at GoCompare, you (subject to performance) will be employed by GoCompare and supported to develop an exciting career in applied data science for one of the UK’s biggest brands.

  • These FAQs are rubbish, who can I go to for more information?

    Email data.science@gocompare.com to get your questions answered by the people in the know.

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