Company Fraser Alexander (Pty) Ltd Reference # DATA SCIENTIST Published 05 / 04 / Contract Type Contract 24 Months Salary Market Related Location Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa Duration 24 Months Introduction Founded in , Fraser Alexander has grown from humble beginnings to become a key player in the South African mining industry and in selected global locations.
Fraser Alexander is a leading supplier of Mining services which include : Minerals Processing, Construction and Tailings.
A solid and well respected brand in the mining services area is looking to attract key talents to add to its existing pool of highly sought after professionals.
Job Functions Data Analysis Industries Mining Specification This position exists to enable the Data Analytics & insights team to support Business Improvement Initiatives through driving operational efficiencies by providing data driven decision-making tools.
It will ensure data accuracy and consistent reporting by designing and creating optimal processes and procedures for employees to follow.
Strategic Management Understands the complete Fraser Alexanders strategic goals to be achieved by .Understands the technology roadmap that the company is embarking on.
Operational Performance Clarifying & setting business expectations on software and report development.Researching, designing, implementing, and managing software programs to be used by sites for operational performance.
Testing and evaluating new programs.Reporting Development of reports as needed by business on approved business intelligence toolsets.
Design and delivery of reports and insights that analyse business functions and key operations and performance metrics. Build, develop and maintain data models, reporting systems, data automation systems, dashboards and performance metrics that support key business decisions.
Working closely with other analysts and reporting functions across the business.Data Analytics Writing and implementing efficient code according to standards.
Identifying areas for modification in existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications. Identify solutions to mitigate business and safety risks.
Collect and summarise the specific risks within working area and implement plans / system to avoid these risks.Technology Bring about change management & infrastructure in Technology & Data analytics.
Data Analytics solutions to business Machine Learning etc.Deploying software tools, processes and metrics.Assist in technology adoption and operational readiness.
Working knowledge of data mining principles : predictive analytics, mapping, collecting data from multiple data systems on premises and cloud-based data sources.
Working with and creating databases and dashboards using all relevant data to inform decisions. Requirements QUALIFICATIONRecent Degree in computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, machine learning, or other data centric disciplines EXPERIENCERelevant internships or up to 3 years of relevant industry work experience providing advanced analytics solutionsA high level of experience in programming and scripting 2 4 years of experience Tableau & Power BI expertise knowledge is Important for this rolePython knowledge would be an advantageCloud computing Azure knowledge will be added advantageSKILLS, QUALITIES AND ABILITIES REQUIRED Good communication, conflict handling and interpersonal skillsGood quality control skillsComputer skills (MS Office)Advantageous skills in Python and Power BIStrong problem solving and analytical skillsProject Management skillsExcellent networking skills Job Closing Date 12 / 04 / Share on