Career Opportunity: Data Scientist

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Background of the Role

Code Ninja is looking for a Data Scientist. This is a newly created role where you will be liaising with and reporting directly into the most talented engineers at a fast-moving startup. This position for a Data Scientist will be specializing in Big Data & Advanced Analytics projects. The role will focus on delivering high-quality professional services to the company’s global customers.

Responsibilities

  • Understand customer business use cases and translate them to analytical data models with a vision on how to implement it
  • Leverage knowledge in statistical analysis/machine learning to help customers explore methods in analyzing data to make better business decisions
  • Utilize open-source and technologies to deliver innovative analytics solutions to our customers
  • Work closely with the onshore professional services team to come up with analytic solutions for customers
  • Work closely with other members of the team to implementation of these solutions
  • Achieve defined project goals within customer deadlines; proactively communicate status and escalate issues as needed

Qualifications

  • At least holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Physics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in advanced analytics related field.
  • Experienced in statistical modeling or machine learning,
  • Skilled in Python with experience using scikit-learn, NumPy and SciPy libraries or in R or other statistical tools like SAS, SPSS or STATA
  • Ability to write complex and efficient SQL
  • Experience in building visualizations (R Shiny, Python Plots) is good to have
  • Exposure to deep learning / artificial intelligence, computer vision, and natural language processing is a big plus

Nice-To-Haves

  • Willing to learn; develop expertise in areas outside of core comfort zone
  • Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training
  • Must be intellectually curious
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must be passionate, self-motivated, results-driven
  • Excellent team player

Submitting Your Application

  • Before Submitting Your Application, learn more about our company and projects by visiting the Code Ninja website
  • Send us an email at hr@codeninja.co with your application letter and a pdf copy of CV
  • Make sure to include the role you are interested in the subject line of your email

Written by
Christine Murillo

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