Sifiso Mthombeni
    Published
    August 14, 2019
    Location
    Johannesburg, South Africa
    Category
    Job Type

    Description

    Specialist Data Scientist-Pretoria -R1MIL CTC.

     

    Are you a problem solver who takes initiative coupled with a can-do ATTITUDE?

    Well, if you answered yes, then I have the perfect opportunity for you. JSE listed ICT company based in Pretoria is looking for a data Scientist specialist to be part of their BIG stable family and play the expert role in employing and evolving data science tools and frameworks across on-prem and big data infrastructure to assist the insight team to unlock measurables for the group.

     

    Be part of a dynamic environment!

    Requirements and Skills:

    Skills:

    • Problem solving coding capability specifically Python, R, GIT, Linux
    • Cloud Computing GCP Preferable
    • Machine Learning
    • Strong mathematical and Statistical ability
    • Python
    • Big data Hadoop, Pyspark
    • Tableau
    • PowerBI

    Requirements

    • 5 years’ experience (2 years at least in data science space)
    • Required certification/registration
    • 3-year degree (NQF LEVEL 7) preferably in mathematics, statistics, Engineering field

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Work with the data management team to retrieve data from source
    • Input on most appropriate data science tools and approaches for specific projects
    • Contribute to ML/DL codebase through reusable modules
    • Developing & peer reviewing code
    • Input into best practise standards
    • Contribute to our agile way of work and our culture of innovation
    • Implementing visualization, advanced analytics and data science solutions for customers
    • Execute end to end to end explanatory data analysis and product development processes

     

    The Candidates primary role will be to participate in and to lead data science projects, solving a variety of use cases across the group company. Responsible for playing the role of the expert in employing and evolving data science tools and frameworks across on-prem and cloud big data infrastructure to assist the Insights team to unlock measurable value for the group.

    Reference Number for this position is SM47147 which is a permanent position based in Pretoria, salary negotiable on experience. Contact Sifiso at sifisom@e-merge.co.za

     

    Are you ready for a change of scenery? e-Merge IT recruitment is a niche recruitment agency. We offer our candidates options so that we can successfully place the right people with the right companies, in the right roles. Check out the e-Merge IT website for more great positions.

    Do you have a friend who is a developer or technology specialist? We pay cash for successful referrals!

     

     

     

    Apply
    Drop files here browse files ...

    Related Jobs

    Are you sure you want to delete this file?
    /

      Subscribe To Personalized Notifications

      You are subscribing to jobs matching your current search criteria.

      Email Notifications

      Email notifications will be sent to you Subscribe

       

      Custom RSS Feed

      Your personalized RSS Feed is below, copy the address to your RSS reader. Subscribe