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Data Scientist

Experience: 5-5
Posted: 15 Oct,2020
Location: United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

 

We are looking for a Data Scientist to analyze large amounts of raw information to find patterns and to suggest changes in the existing processes to get maximum revenue/customer satisfaction. The person will be responsible to build data products to extract valuable business insights. In this role, he should be highly analytical with a knack for analysis, math, and statistics with banking domain knowledge. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential for interpreting data. We also want to see a passion for machine-learning and research.

 

Responsibilities

 

- Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes

 

- Undertake to preprocess of structured and unstructured data

 

- Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns

 

- Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms

 

- Combine models through ensemble modeling

 

- Present information using data visualization techniques

 

- Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges

 

Requirements

 

- Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst in banking domain (working in Strategy & Transformation team is asset)

 

- Experience in data mining

 

- Knowledge of SQL and Python; familiarity with Java or Scala is an asset

 

- Hands-on experience in working with Dplyr, Lubridate, RMarkdown libraries

 

- Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc.

 

- Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.

 

- Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. PowerBI) and data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)

 

- Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)

Required Skills

Skill
Years
Months
Python
5
0
Java
5
0
Scala
5
0
Lubridate
5
0
Naive Bayes
5
0
PowerBI)
5
0
Banking Domain
5
0