Senior Analyst - Data Scientist

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2951002
Salary: $135,000 - $140,000
Geraint Cooper
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About the Role

This team’s purpose is to develop and leverage sophisticated analytical techniques, tools and models to understand and optimise customer interactions and the channel/location footprint. We deliver strategic and actionable insights to support decisions aligned to the transformation agenda.

This is an awesome opportunity to become a key member of a team playing a crucial role in driving greater adoption of data-based decisions to the network. Through our development of proper analytical insights and leveraging a new and emerging data and analytics environment we can deliver real change!





What you’ll be doing:

In this role you will work within cross functional teams conducting experiments using advanced analytics and machine learning techniques to discover actionable insights or build new analytic capabilities for our customers and business.
  
Key activities include;
  • Develop, test and implement statistical and mathematical models, using a variety of rigorous techniques, across multiples business lines
  • Support, test and develop a Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence capability for understanding our network
  • Support bank-wide Data Science, including segmentation frameworks, lifecycle event triggers, predictive models and advanced analytics
  • Present insights and learning in a clear way to our executives
  • Help deliver on our strategic agenda

   
  

  
Skills & Experience:
  • Post Graduate degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or similar industry experience
  • A background in statistical analysis and modelling techniques over large data sets, with proven capability constructing, validating, and implementing models
  • You're comfortable developing code and performing analysis using common tools such as R / Python
  • Ability to build appropriate models from scratch and justify the methods and science used
  • The ability to explain simply how complex models work, and how they can be used in the real world to achieve desired business outcomes
  • An openness to new ways of thinking and working
  
  
Required experience in the following disciplines:
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Feature Engineering
  • Machine Learning
  
Required technical skills:
  • Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Spark
  • R, Python,
  • NoSQL technologies (incl HBase)
  • Strong SQL skills
  
Desirable skills & experience:
  • Micro service development
  • API development
  • Visualisation products
  
  

Benefits:
  
Numerous programs including rewards and recognition, health and well-being; alongside a wide range of staff discounts
  


How to Apply:

This is a great opportunity to join an award winning company as it goes from strength to strength.
If you believe this role is for you, please apply by sending your CV via the big button below or contact Geraint for a confidential discussion on (03) 8637 7370 / Geraint.cooper@xpand.com.au