Data Scientist and Analyst 



Be part of the development of the next generation of commercial vehicles developing the structures to meet future requirements including the transition to electric powertrains.

Work within a world-class Product Development team, responsible for new product design and validation at the UK’s market-leading commercial vehicle manufacturer.

Leyland Trucks is the centre of medium duty truck expertise within the global PACCAR corporation, and a team of approximately 120 engineers are responsible for the LF vehicle model.

The role

  • Develop analytics tools in conjunction with the engineering teams
  • Liaise with Leyland IT and DAF on ‘Big Data’ analyses
  • Champion the use of computational analytics tools to identify and predict issues and improvements
  • Present proposed strategic direction to management for discussion
  • Coaching members of PD in use of various analytics tools

Experience and Qualifications

  • Degree in Data Science/Analytics desirable
  • Previous experience of using Qlik/Splash / Tableau and / or equivalents
  • Tenacious with strong organisational and communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage and present highly complex information to people at various levels
  • Excellent project planning skills.
  • Commitment to personal development in emerging analysis methods
  • Self-motivated with drive and initiative.
  • Excellent project planning skills.



Circa £35k per annum

We Offer

At Leyland Trucks you will work in a professional, innovative and safe environment with a lot of autonomy and responsibility.  We offer you a career with growth potential.

In addition to a good salary Leyland Trucks offers you the following working conditions:

  • 37 hour working week
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Defined contribution Master Trust pension arrangement, provided by Aviva
  • Medical Scheme, including dental, optical and outpatient provision
  • Professional development is encouraged and supported, such as education programs and (online) training courses.


Drive your career, join Leyland Trucks.

Contact info

If you recognise yourself in this profile and would like to take on this challenge, we invite you to apply. 

Please email your CV to for attention of Jody Clayton.