Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 195446_1559293932
Contact Name: Roni Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 19:12

Job Description

Peoplebank is Asia Pacific's leading IT & digital recruitment company, specializing in the permanent and contract placement of IT professionals since 1990. For over two decades, we have been finding and delivering the best talent in the marketplace to our clients.

A preferred supplier to number of Commercial, State and Federal Government organizations for professional ICT contract staffing.

We are currently recruiting for a Data Scientist with 10 plus years of experience.


To be successful in this role, you need to have the following skills and experience:

  • Ability to determine best practices in the areas of Data Science and Machine Learning.
  • Strong understanding of complex data (e.g., VLDB, multi-structured, "big data", etc.)
  • Advanced working knowledge of SQL, Python/R or other languages/technologies for performing complex data modelling and analysis required.
  • Must be hungry for solving complex, difficult big data problems with a sense of urgency.
  • Hadoop/Spark, Map/Reduce, TensorFlow and any futurist technology experience is highly desired.
  • Excellent decision-making, team organization and administration skills.
  • Ability to assess requirements and make recommendations for resources assignments.
  • Excellent ability to direct a team, attract, retain, motivate, develop and coach team member's for high performance.
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational skills. Excellent reporting both upwards and across teams.
  • Experience in management of a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to ensure collaborative work practices.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • An appreciation of both IT and business strategy.
  • Strong customer service focus.

Ideally, you will have exceptional interpersonal and communications skills. You will also have demonstrated experience in developing and maintaining strong relationships along with the ability to influence others and move towards a common vision or goal.


If you are ready to take up your next career opportunity please contact Roni Thomas for a confidential chat on 08 8112 7415 or apply now with your CV in Word Format.