Data Scientist - Sandton in Gauteng - NWJ Resourcing

NWJ Resourcing

A generalist permanent placement recruitment consultancy with over 5 years of specialist experience, recruiting from entry to management level . We have a fresh approach on matching the right jobs with the best suited individuals
Recruiter from sector Human Resources, located in Gauteng, From 1 to 10 workers

    About this job ad 11 August


  • Sandton, City of Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Description

  • The incumbent is responsible to advocate, evangelize and build data-fuelled products that help our business improve customer growth and retention. You’ll dig in and become an expert on the Group Companies datasets. You will provide insight into leading analytic practices, design and lead iterative learning and development cycles, and ultimately produce new and creative analytic solutions that will become part of our core deliverables.
    Education & Qualification
    • Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, applied mathematics, physics, data mining, machine learning or a related quantitative discipline
    • Expert in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets with a variety of tools.
    • Fluent with both relational algebra and MapReduce logic.
    • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
    • Accomplished in the use of statistical analysis environments such as R, scikit-learn, MLlib, MATLAB, SPSS or SAS
    • Sound knowledge of business principles
    • Familiar with tools that encourage reproducibility and collaboration; Jupyter, Zeppelin, RStudio, git
    • Experience with enterprise BI; QlikView, Lumira, Tableau, Zoomdata, Cognos, SAP BW, SSRS, …
    • Experience with enterprise ETL; SSIS, SAP DS, IBM DataStage, Pentaho, …
    • Development experience in order of preference: Python, C/C++, Java
    • Advanced Linux user.
    • Microsoft Office; Word/Excel/Powerpoint/Outlook
    • 5+ Years Business Analysis Experience
    Applicants who meet the criteria are invited to submit their CV to *************************
    (Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks, please regard your application as unsuccessful)
    “NWJ Resourcing will not request or accept any fees to secure employment"

  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Doctorate /Master's /N8
  • Years of experience: 5
  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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Ad summary

  • Data Scientist - Sandton in City of Johannesburg, Gauteng

  • Recruiter

    NWJ Resourcing
  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

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