Wellington - Central
Hourly rate contract
Central government opportunity
Wellington based government organisation is looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join their team of talented and skilled data professionals. The team works collaboratively across the organisation to promote effective use of data to ensure the Ministry’s priorities meet the objectives as set out by government.
Work on the development and implementation of the Equity Index
Be confident to code in various languages such as Python and R
Doing advanced data analysis and providing insights to the business
Advise on innovative and thought leader ways to improve the application and interaction with the data
Challenge the status quo to encourage critical thinking
The team uses a range of national and international data from a range of resources including qualitative methods. The work contributes to increased evaluative capability and promotes effective use of evidence by delivering high quality research and evaluation, monitoring and providing high quality advice.
Experience with IDI needed
Excellent statistical modelling experience needed
Qualification or background in mathematics, economics or computer science
If this sounds like your next opportunity, give me a call, let’s talk about what is important in your next job. Contact me on 04 4993270 or send me an email on Lucinda@alphajobs.co.nz.
PLEASE NOTE: You MUST be entitled to work in New Zealand for this role.