Data Scientist (Saas)
Roomraccoon
Cape Town, Western Cape
2d ago
source : findojobs-za

It's an exciting time to join RoomRaccoon. Through innovation, we have been able to enter many different markets and grow our international team of professionals who are dedicated to helping RoomRaccoon with its mission of becoming the world's number one hotel management system.

  • Tijmen van Dijl (CEO & Co-Founder)This is what you tell people at parties : I am working at an international super-fast growing tech company and we are revolutionising hoteliers around the globe.
  • RoomRaccoon is awarded the world's best Hotel Management System for 2 years in a row and empowers hoteliers to run their property way more effectively.

    Our growing team of 71 heads is working from 10 offices all over the world!Reports ToThe Data Scientist will report to the SaaS Product Owner.

    Your roleThe mission of RoomRaccoon's Data Scientist is helping RoomRaccoon become the most adopted hotel management system in the world, by analysing company information and supporting Team Product, Sales and Marketing with insights based on this.

    Our Data Scientist will be using large data sets to find opportunities for product and process optimisation and use models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action.

    This is required to drive business results. They will make use of data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools to build and implement models.

    Creating algorithms and running simulations is also a part of this position.Your primary responsibilities will be : Working with our departments throughout the organisation to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.

    Analyse and query data from company databases to drive optimisation and improvement of product developmentPull data for our Raccoons on a daily basis on requestAssist with capturing external data operating our crawlers and provide quality assurance on all real time reports and boards that we operate onAssess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.

    Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets.Use predictive modeling to increase and optimise our customers journey and experience, revenue generation and other business outcomes.

    Develop company A / B testing framework and test model quality.Coordinate with different departments to implement models and monitor outcomes.

    Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyse model performance and data accuracy.You will be accountable forData queries, analysis and modelingDocumenting and presenting your findingsLiaising with different departments to ensure accurate implementation of the modelsOur perfect fit has / isFull proficiency in SQLExperience in PJP and or / PythonSkilled in mathematics and not afraid of the Linux command lineStrong problem solving skills with an emphasis on product development.

    Experience using statistical computer languages such as PHP to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.Experience working with and creating data architectures.

    Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.

    and experience with applications.Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across departmentsA drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques.

    Were looking for someone with 3-5 years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical modelsA degree or higher qualification in : Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field, and is familiar with : coding knowledge and experience with PHP and vuejsShares our core values : 1.

    ACCOUNTABILITY2. BEAT YESTERDAY3. CLOCK SPEED4. DEALS A DEAL5. EMPOWER ANOTHERBenefits : Working in a vibrant international fast growing companyUnlimited learning & growth potentialYour ideas and performance making a big difference in our organisation and the global hotel industryWork hard, Play hard mentality.

    We love celebrating successes together!Employee Equity SchemeRegular trips to Europe for trainings & celebrational ceremonies (International Week)Annual RoomRaccoon Hotel ExperienceFriday lunches are on usAnnual salary increasesTraining & Development opportunitiesKindly click on the below link and complete the questionnaire :

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