Data Scientist

Description:The purpose of this Data Scientist is to provide complete application lifecycle development, deployment, and operations support for Big Data solutions and infrastructure.Education:Honours degree in a quantitative discipline e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, Actuarial Science, Data Mining or related technical field) Master of Science in Information Systems or Relevant Qualification.Duties/Responsibilities:Delivering on analytical projects and creating value for customers timeouslyInvestigation and development of new models to generate value for stakeholders from user behaviourPrototyping new predictive models & products with a philosophy of quick turnaround and failing fastInterpretable visualisations, reports and presentations to showcase the value of predictive models & productsAd hoc queries relating to predictive models & productsInvestigation, design and implementation of improvements to existing predictive models & analytical products in the property and spatial analytics spacesDocumenting and general maintenance of predictive models & productsCreate and deliver value towards the greater team and company visionExperience5 years of experience in using R, Python, SAS Base, SQLAbove average ability to work with, analyse, interpret and report on dataKnowledge of statistical concepts and techniques as well as practical application of these techniquesPlease visit our website
Johannesburg, GT, ZA