Data Scientist

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2999620
Geraint Cooper
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Great opportunity for a Data Scientist to join a leading financial services company.

This role is responsible for supporting in the design, development and maintenance of advanced analytical models of various types to create value for the business and its customers

What you’ll be doing…
  • Data Preparation
Extract and manipulate data from a variety of sources and subsequently cleanse, standardize, scale, bin, categorise, tokenise, stem and transform it is order to get the data into a state suitable for further analysis. 
  • Modelling for Operational Analytics
Support the design and the approach for operational execution of model scoring and the closed loop feedback paths required to support true test and learn, including techniques, tools and consideration of lifecycle management framework, meta-data, coding standards, version control, scheduling, error handling, data quality, referential integrity and testing (including model accuracy and batch performance and integration testing).
  • Ongoing Model Maintenance
  • Collaborate with Key Stakeholders

What you will bring... 
  • Tertiary training in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or similar industry experience
  • An openness to new ways of thinking and working
  • Required expertise in the following disciplines:
- Predictive Modeling
- Feature Engineering
- Machine Learning
  • Required technical skills:
- R, Python, SQL
  • Desirable skills & experience:
- Visualisation products
- Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Spark, NoSQL

What's in it for you?

This is a fast growing organisation with lots of career opportunities and the ability to earn an excellent package.
To learn more and have access to a more complete job description listing the full responsibilities, please apply by sending your CV via the big button below or contact Geraint for a confidential discussion on (03) 8637 7370.