Senior Consultant, Advanced Analytics Research & Development

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2932717
Salary: $180,000 - $200,000
Contact: Geraint
Email: email Geraint
This is an opportunity for you to form part of an awesome team that plays a crucial role in transforming the data and analytics landscape as well as driving deeper data-driven decisions to help our customers and business.

This role exists to ensure the client capitalizes on & makes effective use of its strategic data investments, driving & establishing innovative solutions in analytics & data, translating insights into action.

What you’ll be doing…
  • Complete research on market trends and advancements in analytics, machine learning, AI and associated technologies, strategies, laws and policies.
  • Provide thought leadership and help develop and evolve the analytics strategy for the analytics across the Enterprise.
  • Ensure testing and learning and adoption of emerging industry advancements in analytics & artificial intelligence; driving competitive advantage, particularly in relation to processing of complex business events; unstructured & semi structured data sets and cloud technologies.
  • Drive, design, develop, maintain & set the vision & respective capability & services for analytics & innovation.
  • Envisioning, designing & delivering the future state for analytics, including strategies to; grow active utilization across the enterprise, deliver new capabilities & tools to ensure the client is at the forefront of analytics & big data, and has a competitive edge.
  • Adopt & leverage emerging market capability to drive a competitive advantage. To positively influence our data and information culture, raise maturity and stay abreast of emerging, global best practice.
  • Complete benchmarking across technology, fin techs, startups and other financial institutions.
  • Undertake a maturity assessment of current analytics/data science capability e.g. strategy, practices, methodologies & standards, key processes, service dependency, technology, presentation services, etc.
  • Proactively manage, coordinate and monitor risk, security, privacy, ethical and legal requirements as related to new capabilities, testing or implementation requirements within agreed Risk Appetite and managing non-compliance in a timely manner.

What you will bring... 
  • A passion for advanced analytics and research
  • Sound knowledge of the Analytics and the Technology environment.
  • Proven experience research and implementation of research findings in industry
  • You will be delivery focused
  • Well-developed communication skills, both written and oral, and high level interpersonal skills.
  • Proven high-level attention to detail and follow through with the ability to exercise initiative.
  • Post Graduate degree in Data Science, Analytics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering Economics, or similar industry experience
  • PhD or Post Doc highly desirable
  • Keen passion for research and collaboration

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.