Job Description :
We are looking for talented Data Scientist individuals to support with our logistics international team.
Will support within the platform space assist in setting up best practices, guiding principles, governance templates as well as monitoring and operations support.
Data management supporting specialists who will be involved in standardisation; Data ingestion topics; Kafka.
The Job Requirements :
Expert with ETL tools and BI Tools
Data Science / Data Engineering
Big data technologies : Hadoop
Network / Security / Credential management
Kafka experience and Knowledge
API orientated approach and knowledge
Demonstrated ability to foster an environment for ideation, prototyping and production
Strong understanding of data modeling, algorithms and data transformation techniques.
Must have IT Development and Systems Knowledge
Experience with software development methodologies and practices (Agile, Scrum, etc.)
Experience in Data Analysis and Advanced Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
Strong Leadership Behaviours with good People Management skills and Problem Solving Skills
Strong Interpersonal skills to manage relationships with a variety of partners and stakeholders
Must have an excellent ability to multi-task effectively working on several projects synchronously
Experience in rolling out initiatives that leverage multiplatform technologies
Willingness to travel nationally and internationally
Willingness to work a 3 shift model
Ability to perform the minimum required physical and mental requirements of the function.
Leadership behaviours as per LEAD
Liaise directly with various manufacturing plants worldwide to provide product and service support.
Ensure to interpret business strategy and determine innovative solutions supporting strategy implementation.
Data Architecture design, modelling of data storage / data flow in data warehouses and operative systems. Manage data and meta-data.
Define the standards for data modelling and the maintenance thereof.
Support and maintain machine learning algorithm deployments. Build ETL (data extraction, transformation and loading) storages and analytical tools.
Manage and evaluate innovation pipeline assisting strategic decision-making and Go-to-Market process.
Design, research, develop, analyse and suggest new concepts as well as strategies.
Lead and direct different cross-functional programs and projects of varied sizes and types concurrently.
Manage and attain customer expectations and ensure delivery to fulfil expectations.
Coordinate all cross-functional activities, represent customers internally and collaborate with leaders in varied areas on allocation across projects and resource planning.
Ensure to exercise decision-making and independent judgment while being aligned with customers and management.
Promote innovations to support business requirements through activities that test, pilot and implement innovative concepts
Roll out and analyse the effectiveness of initiatives that leverage multiplatform technologies
Initiate, develop and maintain a range of working relationships, within IT and from the business
Performing all outputs in compliance to the Company's Integrity Codes & S.H.E.Q requirements and to perform delegated S.
H.E.Q. tasks and duties & to inform superior about deviations
Qualification and Experience
Minimum NQF 7 BSC / BCom / BTech in Information Technology or B. Eng. (Industrial Engineering)
Minimum 3+ Years’ experience in IT