Data Scientist

Location: Sydney Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Permanent

* A minimum of Bachelor's degree in data science, computer science, statistics, mathematics, physics or similar technical discipline, with Masters or PhD's
* 3-5 years of data science experience, working within an advanced analytics or data science team in a commercial organization
* Experience working with range of modelling disciplines including:

* Regression, classification, unsupervised modelling, time-series analysis and optimisation
* Classification models using a variety of modelling techniques such as Logistic Regression, Decision Trees, Random Forest, SVM and Neural Networks or similar
* Proficiency in data reduction techniques such as Principle Components, dimensionality reduction

* Experience working with data engineering teams in the definition of data sets required for machine learning and advanced analytic modelling
* Experience developing compelling data visualisation to communicate the Insights from models
* Proficiency in developing statistical and predictive models in R, Python or Scala

Sthree Australia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.