data scientist in Auckland

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job details

posted
location
auckland
specialism
IT & ICT
job type
permanent
salary
NZ$ 85,000 - NZ$ 120,000 per year
reference number
90M0346902_1526090242
contact
richard van ark, randstad
phone
+6493360352
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job description

For one of NZ's most well known brands we are currently in the process of helping them build a data capability team. The company is therefore looking for a Data Scientist to join their team on this journey having shaped a data environment for the best start possible. Are you up for a challenge and keen to transfer your experience and skills in a position like this then please don’t hesitate to further explore the position below.

The company

For one of NZ's most well known brands we are currently in the process of helping them build a data capability team. The company is therefore looking for a Data Scientist to join their team on this journey having shaped a data environment for the best start possible. Are you up for a challenge and keen to transfer your experience and skills in a position like this then please don’t hesitate to further explore the position below.

The role

As a Data Scientist, you will be part of a team to code, develop and deliver analytics for dynamic and eventually real time data dashboards. You will need to work with different stakeholders and take them on the data journey by showing the value of data through visualisations in presentations and building dashboards.

Important and key is the ability to guide these stakeholders in this journey and help them find the correct answers behind the data and communicate this back in a story using data analytics. You’ll deliver an experience and will act as a data ambassador within the company. Needless to say, but high attention to detail, time/task management and great communication skills are crucial requirements.

The requirements

  • Experience with analytical solutions using R or Python, SQL, Matlab, Excel, JavaScript
  • Proficient with ETL
  • Quantitative modelling & predictive modelling
  • Data mining or experimental design
  • Develop ELT processes and data flows relevant to reporting solutions
  • Reporting design, build, implementation development
  • Solving complex data queries through analytics
  • Cloud computing

PASSIONATE ABOUT DATA IS KEY.

This role would suit someone with a Mathematics or Statistics degree, at least a few years working experience as a Data Scientist or in an environment using advanced analytics, having exposure with the tools mentioned above.

If you would like to further explore this role or talk about other relevant opportunities in the analytics space and big data space, please contact Richard van Ark on 093360347. To be considered for this role immediately, please submit your CV (MS Word format) via the "Apply Now" button.

Please note that you need to be in New Zealand and have a valid work visa, to be considered for this role.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, Auckland