Data Scientist

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Date: 27 May 2023

Location: Southampton, GB, SO53 3RY Athens, GR, 176 74 London, GB, EC3M 4BS

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:38305

Data Scientist


Lloyd’s Register


Location: - Athens, London or Southampton – Hybrid working


What we’re looking for 

The maritime sector plays a crucial role in global trade and commerce, but it is also a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. Therefore, transitioning to sustainable energy sources is essential to reduce the sector's environmental impact; however, the energy transition in the maritime sector is complex due to several factors such as the size and diversity of the industry, the long lifespan of ships, the need for reliable and cost-effective energy sources, and the limited availability of alternative fuels and infrastructure.

We're seeking an experienced and quantitatively adept Data Scientist to join our team providing strategic advice for the energy transition of maritime clients. As a Data Scientist, you will be responsible for leveraging your expertise in mathematical modelling, data science, or linear programming to provide innovative and bespoke solutions to our client’s complex problems in the maritime sector.



What we offer you 


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus
  • Opportunity for 15% matched Pension (UK only)
  • Hybrid working
  • The opportunity to work for an organisation that has a strong sense of purpose, is values driven and helps colleagues to develop professionally and personally through our range of people development programmes 



The role 


  • Identify business problems and develop data-driven solutions using mathematical modelling, linear programming, and geospatial analyses
  • Design, build, and maintain predictive and analytic models to support client projects and support internal development
  • Develop and implement data science solutions using Python and Azure
  • Understand the basic solution architecture and ensure solutions are designed and built to meet customer requirements
  • Provide technical guidance to clients and internal teams on the use of data science and machine learning techniques by communicating complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders in a clear and concise manner



What you bring 


  • Bachelor's degree in Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering or related numerical field. Masters or Ph.D. is preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist in data science, mathematical modelling, or linear programming in a Python environment
  • Strong proficiency in programming languages such as Python and experience in Azure
  • Demonstrable experience in solving complex problems and building scalable digital solutions.
  • Familiarity with basic solution architecture, Azure, and Git is preferred.
  • Knowledge of naval architecture, energy transition, maritime, and decarbonisation is preferred
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and presentation abilities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and results-oriented environment


About us 

We are a leading international technical professional service provider and a leader in classification, compliance, and consultancy services to the marine and offshore industry, a trusted advisor to our customers helping to design, construct and operate their assets to the highest levels of safety and performance. We are shaping the industry’s future through the development of novel and innovative technology for the next generation of assets, while continuing to deliver solutions for our customers every day.


Be a part of 


Lloyd’s Register is wholly owned by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a politically and financially independent global charity that aims to engineer a safer world through promoting safety and education. For a thriving ocean economy, Lloyd’s Register colleagues and Lloyd’s Register Foundation work together to fund research, foster industry collaboration and develop action-oriented solutions to make the world a safer place. 


Want to apply 


We hire people with a wide variety of skills, experience, and backgrounds. This includes people with disability, women, people identifying as LGBTIQIA+, culturally and linguistically diverse people, careers, and other varied groups. 


We are committed to making all stages of our recruitment process accessible to all candidates. Please let us know if you need any assistance or reasonable adjustments throughout your application and we will do everything we possibly can to support you. 


If you don't tick every box in these ads, please don't rule yourself out. We focus on hiring people who share our goal of working together for a safer, sustainable, thriving ocean economy. 


We care, we share, we do the right thing 


If you have further questions about this role, please contact us at and we will respond to you as soon as possible.





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