data scientist in Hong Kong

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job details

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location
hong kong
job category
Construction, Trades & Mining
job type
permanent
reference number
91M0084183_1515753407
contact
kevin ng, randstad hong kong
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job description

Responsibilities

  • Develop algorithms and statistical predictive models to determine analytical approaches and modeling techniques for potential future outcomes
  • Conceptual modeling, statistical analysis, predictive modeling and optimization design.
  • Identify and analyze new data sources to improve model accuracy
  • Understand and work around limitations in analytic models.
  • Perform analysis of structured and unstructured data to solve complex business problems
  • Apply analytical methods and algorithms to build data products that streamline the process from data collection to insight generation
  • Analyse preexisting data models and algorithms; provide suggestions on how to improve the efficiency and effectiveness
  • Help set up the data infrastructure
  • Identify key insights and leverage them to inform and influence business strategy, collaborate with different stakeholders to understand the problems and goals
  • Build the best in class data analytics &engineering team within the region
  • Communicate closely with all stakeholders, technical and non technical to ensure they understand the data findings

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Operation Research, or Engineering; Master or PhD will be an asset
  • 5+ years of experience in Data Science, Data Analysis, Data Mining and creation of algorithms/data models
  • Strong understanding of Machine Learning is key for the role
  • Data mining experience with open source technologies
  • Good communication skills is required; excellent command of English will be necessary (ability to speak Cantonese/Mandarin will be valued)
  • Professional knowledge in few of the following: SAS/Python/Java/SPSS/Spark/R/Hadoop/Matlab /Hive

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For any queries of the role, please kindly contact Kevin Ng (Tel: 2232 3449). Thank you!

skills

Alteryx, SAS, R, Python, Matlab, Hadoop, Hive, Data Mining, Data, Reporting, ETL