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Senior Data Scientist

  • Fixed Term Contract opportunity for 12 Months
  • Melbourne
  • Large Financial Client
  • Join a high performing, collaborative team
  • Salary of $125K – 130K (flexible)

About the role:

As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be assisting our teams to interpret and manage data and solve complex problems using expertise in a variety of analytical tools and techniques.

About you:

As an Advanced Analytics practitioner you will have a track record in building and delivering practical Machine Learning outcomes that impact positive change. You will join a growing Machine Learning / Data Science capability and be presented with the opportunity to investigate significant data sources, leveraging cutting edge methodologies and technologies

Skills and experience required:

  • A Post Graduate degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field is required. A PhD would be highly preferred.
  • A foundation in data analysis and software engineering
  • The ability to collect, curate and prepare large data sets for analysis
  • A sound understanding of statistical modelling and machine learning techniques; time series analysis, churn modelling, self-training algorithms
  • High level communication skills both written and verbal and the ability to work independently and collaboratively with data teams as required.
  • Must have strong self-awareness, team-oriented approach to problem-solving
  • Experience in Agile delivery environments

Technical experience

  • Advanced SQL user with some background in R/Python or similar analytical tools.
  • Experience in assembling data sets from disparate sources and analyse using appropriate quantitative methodologies, computational frameworks and systems. Experience in Text Mining, Natural Language Processing, or similar is a plus
  • Knowledge in Python, R, Java, Scala, SAS, SQL, or/and Spark
  • Development experience (SQL/Python)
  • Ideally experience with cloud technologies including: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud.

How to apply:

Please apply using the link below or call Ricky on 03 7035 0108 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Adaps is an equal opportunity employer that actively embraces diversity in its workforce through accurate community representation of gender, culture; thought and work arrangements.