Senior Analyst (Data Scientist)

Job Title: Senior Analyst (Data Scientist)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 198652_1570692418
Contact Name: Leah Windley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2019 18:26

Job Description

Our client is a leader within the Australian financial services industry.

They are undertaking a large program of work to uplift customer experience and business capabilities. They seek a Senior Analyst (Data Scientist) to join their Network Analytics and Insights team within the Transformation division. Reporting in the the Head of Network Analytics & Insights, the Senior Analyst will play a key role in delivering strategic and actionable insights for deeper data-driven decisions.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop, test and implement statistical and mathematical models, using a variety of rigorous techniques, across multiple business lines
  • Support, test and develop a Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence capability for understanding our network
  • Support company-wide Data Science, including segmentation frameworks, lifecycle event triggers, predictive models and advanced analytics
  • Present insights and learning in a clear way to our executives
  • Support the company to deliver on their strategic agenda
  • Participate in analytic experiments
  • Demonstrate value and benefit from advanced analytics to senior stakeholders

The ideal candidate will have:

Technical skills:

  • R or Python
  • AWS infrastructure and tools
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Geospatial analysis and tools
  • Data visualisation
  • Hadoop ecosystems
  • NoSQL technologies

Desired experience:

  • Experience as a Data Analyst/Data Scientist within an enterprise level organisation
  • Background in statistical analysis, modelling techniques over large data sets
  • Experience in data manipulation and extraction, statistical regression and classification, machine learning, model validation and implementation, feature engineering
  • Comfortable developing code and performing analysis using common tools such as R / Python
  • Ability to explain how complex models work in simplified terms
  • Strong stakeholder management/engagement skills

This opportunity is a full-time permanent opportunity based in Melbourne's CBD.

Next Steps:

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