A new position is available for an energetic Data Scientist in the Johannesburg area.
Maintain and upgrade big data platform.
Transparently report on the quality of data in the data lake.
Identify and understand the business problem and the impact of the proposed solution on operations of the organization.
Architect / model big data structures for analytical applications.
Formulate, build, apply and maintain predictive models.
Drive multiple applications using Agile methodologies.
Version control and document work for reproducibility.
Spread an understanding of data science throughout the group and encourage innovation.
Qualifications and Experience :
Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, applied mathematics, physics, data mining, machine learning or a related quantitative discipline
Expert in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets with a variety of tools.
Fluent with both relational algebra and MapReduce logic.
Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
Accomplished in the use of statistical analysis environments such as R, scikit-learn, MLlib, MATLAB, SPSS or SAS
Familiar with tools that encourage reproducibility and collaboration; Jupyter, Zeppelin, RStudio, git
Experience with enterprise BI; QlikView, Lumira, Tableau, Zoomdata, Cognos, SAP BW, SSRS,
Experience with enterprise ETL; SSIS, SAP DS, IBM DataStage, Pentaho,
Development experience in order of preference : Python, C / C++, Java, Advanced Linux user, Microsoft Office; Word / Excel / Powerpoint / Outlook
5+ Years Business Analysis Experience
Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail : it. jobs(at)hireresolve.
co.za or fax to : 086 600 7977, you can also contact Nikita on 011 807 8064
Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
or email us : it.jobs hireresolve.co.za