senior data scientist in auckland

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job type
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job details

posted
location
auckland
job category
IT & ICT
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0370347_1548910714
phone
+6493360352
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job description

The company:

An excitingly progressive Kiwi start up that provides world class data services to help their clients leverage the power of data; They collect data sources into one central place which helps businesses to better understand their market and assist them in making diligent and important decisions. They have extensive plans to grow, improve and enhance their customer experience and is now in search for an outstanding software engineer to be part of this exciting journey.

What you’ll be doing?

Research and development on machine learning algorithms, statistical modelling techniques, time series models, and predictive modelling to enhance and enrich our data intelligence.
  • Building small- scale prototype ML solutions and bring this to production in large- scale ML solutions
  • Choosing the applicable models matching the requirements and data
  • Improve and enhance current ranking solutions
  • Proactively enhance and improve data quality. Automate some of the current
  • Manual data tasks to improve the efficiency, accuracy and consistency.
  • Work with data and development team to improve data quality and deliver data

What we want from you?

  • Essential skills include advanced machine learning, advanced statistical modelling time series modelling, analytical programming
  • Mechanical knowledge of algorithms
  • Essential are programming skills in both Python and “R”
  • Data Science R&D experince would be beneficial
  • Software engineering skills and the ability to build models at scale
  • Able to take initiative and be hands-on
  • Professional and pro-active
  • Research orientated
  • Passionate about data

What is the team like?

You will be part of a collaborative and passionate team who enjoys delivering quality robust solutions. You will work alongside like minded data specialists who likes to take initiatives and enjoys a challenge.

What are the benefits?

  • They offer flexible working hours so you don’t have to sit in traffic!
  • Great team of data specialist and a cool, modern office to work in.
  • Competitive salary package

How to apply:

If you think you have what it takes then we want to hear from you!

Feel free to pick up the phone and give me a call for a confidential discussion on 09 336 0390; alternatively email your CV to richard.vanark@randstad.co.nz

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Data Science, Cutting edge Technologies, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing

responsibilities

In a newly created role we are looking for a senior data scientist to help our client
increase and improve their intelligent data products. You will be using advanced techniques such as advanced machine learning algorithms, advanced analytical modelling and advanced
statistical modelling to solve complex problems within a cutting-edge development
environment.

educational requirements

Master's Degree