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Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 533018_1499927096
Contact Name: Christine Koh
Contact Email: ckoh@argyllscott.com
Job Published: July 13, 2017 07:24

Job Description

Our MNC client is seeking for a Data Scientist to join their growing team in the Hong Kong office. They are currently defining the data product roadmap and seeking for a candidate to build predictive models and find new statistical approaches and data sources. This role will make sense of complex data environments, encompassing both business data and process understanding.

Responsibilities

  • Work on all stages of data science projects from partnering with stakeholders across the business to identify opportunities, understand data to implementing the solutions into products and service offerings
  • Provide data modeling, mining, pattern analysis, visualization to help the company's workflow
  • Build predictive models with advanced machine learning algorithms including regression, NLP, random forests, deep neural networks, mathematical optimization, ect
  • Bring prototypes to production on Hadoop
  • Statistical analysis - time series, Bayesian

Requirements

  • Degree in Statistics, Mathematics or related discipline
  • 3+ years of hands-on work experience with SQL, Python or R and working with any distributed computing tools (Map/Reduce, MySQL, Hive, Hadoop, ect)
  • Strong quantitative analysis experience (statistics, optimization, stimulation)
  • Good communication skills in English

Christine is a specialist recruiter for big data professionals in Hong Kong. Interested candidates within this space, please apply through this job ad or send your CV to ckoh@argyllscott.com.hk as some roles are not often advertised.