Our client based in the Western Cape is on the hunt for a Data Scientist.

If this intrigues you, read on!

Technical Skills:

  • 5-7 years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models
  • Experience working with and creating data architectures
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks
  • Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages
  • Experience using web services
  • Experience with distributed data/computing tools
  • Experience in visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders

Job Tasks:

  • Work closely with business to identify issues and use data to propose solutions for
  • effective decision making
  • Build algorithms and design experiments to merge, manage, interrogate, and extract data to supply tailored reports to colleagues, customers or the wider organisation
  • Use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems
  • Test data mining models to select the most appropriate ones for use on a project
  • Assess the effectiveness of data sources and data-gathering techniques and improve
  • data collection methods
  • Conduct research from which you’ll develop prototypes and proof of concepts
  • Establish new systems and processes and look for opportunities to improve the flow of data

Let’s get those applications out!

Desired Skills:

  • machine learning
  • web services
  • visualisation

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