Lead Data Scientist / Engineer

Auckland
Tribe Recruitment ltd
Permanent





Job Description:

About the Company

This is a growing purpose led Saas business that support learning and development amongst the team as well as offering you the opportunity to work with world leading technology and AI/ML products.

This is a company who focuses hiring on attitude and a base set of skills rather than a laundry list of technology, an environment which promotes ideas and experimentation.

Not only are they making waves in NZ but overseas too!

In return for hard work and a great mindset, they can offer a flexible work culture focused on customer success.

About the Role

As Lead Data Scientist/Engineer you will manage the pipeline of work as well as team of 6 data engineers and data scientists.

This is a position heavily focused on building robust data pipelines to allow for true data science techniques to be utilised amongst the large team of data scientists this company boasts.

As well as owning and managing the ETL infrastructure, you will also have responsibility managing data flow across platforms, ranging from customer databases to a huge number of sources of structure and unstructured data. This will sometimes involve managing, enhancing or building ETL processes.

The data scientist team then use ML techniques to develop and productionise models to increase accuracy of predictions for clients to support resource forecasting.

About You

With extensive experience as a Senior Data Scientist/Data Engineer, you will bring your curiosity and quantitative experience to challenge thinking of what is possible. You love to develop and improve solutions and enjoy researching and experimenting to help answer business challenges through technical advancements.

With previous commercial experience, you have working knowledge of AWS as well as

Data pipeline, data integration and manipulation experience

Data engineering and data modelling experience with a proven track record of supporting data science and complex machine learning services such as SAGEMAKER

Experience on large data sets and using a number of machine learning techniques in a commercial application

A post graduate qualification (Masters or PhD) in the likes of Eng Science, Maths, Stats or Computer Science

Strong programming skills (Python, SQL, Java, R)

Exposure to cloud infrastructure/databases

Exposure to cloud infrastructure/databases

Technical leadership with the ability to coach and mentor less experienced team members.

An entrepreneurial flair to challenge the status quo

Apply Now!

To find out more, please get in touch with Sarah White on 0275053472 for a confidential chat.

To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.

Posted on: 

8 July 2021