Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Reference: 1067000
Job Published: February 01, 2021 14:45

Job Description

About our client:

Our client is a prominent top 100 ASX listed company operating within the energy and infrastructure industry. A global presence with operations in Northern America, Asia, Australia and the Middle East, this organization is the market leader in its field.

With a reputation predicated on quality of service to clients and offering un-paralleled career opportunities to its employees, this company has become a destination of choice for the very best talent in Sydney.

The role:

As the Data Scientist you will have a strong background in data science, analytics or data engineering.   
The main focus of the Data Scientist role is to provide advanced statistical analysis, machine learning and AI to our client's main business units and partners across the energy and resource sector.
Responsibilities will include by not be limited to:
  • Lead / execute analytical approaches, including developing / training / optimizing machine learning models, other forms of analytical modelling
  • Lead in house analytics projects and upskill people within the Data Science and Decision support team where appropriate.
  • Processing, cleansing, manipulating, and verifying the integrity of data used for analyses
The successful candidate:

- Masters degree in highly quantitative field (mathematics, statistics, computer science, machine learning) or equivalent experience
- Experience leveraging statistical programming languages (SAS, R and/or Python for analyses)
- Experience with data visualization tools, preferably Power BI
- Minimum of 8 years' experience with advanced statistical methods generally, and particularly in the areas of predictive modelling and machine learning

What's on offer?

What's on offer?

Based 5 minutes from Circular Quay, our client offers beautiful office space with harbour views and a plethora of cafes, gyms and restaurants near by. 

The position will initially be a 6 month contract with a daily rate of c.$900-1000 a day + super. The intention is that the successful candidate will be moved to a permanent hire in the new financial year. 

We guarantee that all candidates who apply for this role will receive a call from the Troocoo team if the following must haves are met:

1) Full working rights in Australia
2) Experience leveraging statistical programming languages (SAS, R and/or Python for analyses)
3) Minimum of 8 years' experience with advanced statistical methods

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