Senior Data Scientist

Location: New Zealand > Auckland > All Auckland
Work type: Full Time
  • Develop innovative solutions
  • Leading Financial Serivces organisaiton
  • Implement data science techniques

The Opportunity

Our client is embracing the need to keep data at the forefront of its strategy and as result is growing its data science capabilities to keep up with the influx of key projects. Your innovative mind will be highly engaged in these true data science roles with the chance to use all the latest data science tools and lead and coach other team members.

The Company

This major financial services player prides itself in attracting and retaining the best talent by offering a world-class environment that is the envy of many. This company understands how important data is when it comes to analysing customers and stakeholders, therefore relies hugely on analytics to drive the direction of their business.

The Role

As a Senior Data Scientist, you will become involved on the full data science lifecycle from descriptive and diagnostic to predictive and prescriptive analytics. You will take the time to understand the true business problems and challenges and design and implement data science techniques be it modelling, machine learning or AI. This will be a multi-functional role with potential touch points across both customer and business performance including products and operations.

The Fit

You will be a true data science whizz and a seasoned pro but with the ability to engage and interact with the business with great stakeholder management skills. You will be able to distill actionable insights from big data sets and have first class modelling skills. Your tool kit could include tools like R, Python and Java as well as the latest big data tools and cloud technologies. You will enjoy coaching and mentoring junior members of the team and be curious to think deep and ask 'why' to seek the value.

What next?

Does this sound like a role for you and would like to know more or would simply like to hear about more opportunities in the data and insights space? If so, submit your application, in strict confidence, using the appropriate link below or alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Alice Davidson in our Auckland office on (09) 977 9812.

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Matthew Galvin

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