Data Scientist

Location: Sydney, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking IT Type: Permanent


Huxley's Australian brand was built off of the Risk and Information management space where it continues to grow as a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. With a Global network of offices across a number of brands, we have the capability to offer a tailored approach to all our clients.

Key responsibilities

  • Identify and source internal and external data sets to build predictive models that generate insight and create business value
  • Translate data into insights via propensity models and segmentations; and then into a digestible format for business stakeholders that clearly articulate the key correlations and relationships identified within the data and the business value associated with using these insights to drive business decisions
  • Build Proof-Of-Concepts, including data extraction, analysis, visulisation and reporting to show value for customers
  • Define customer sucess metrics
  • Translate technical requirements to the product and commercial team

What you can bring to the role

  • University degree in mathematics, statistics, commerce, economics
  • Extensive experience in a commercial risk analytics environment and model implementation
  • SAS/SQL programming experience
  • Ability to manage multiple projects under pressure and meeting deadlines
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, R, Java, Scala
  • Great communication skills in negotiating and influencing senior stakeholders

Benefits for you

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to work in a large organisation
  • Flexibility in the work place

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