26 Feb 2022

Senior Data Scientist at National Merchant Bank (NMB)

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Job Description

Senior Data Scientist (1 Position(s))

Job Purpose:
Support relevant stakeholders through analytics, and the application of appropriate advanced analytics for the business’ key initiatives.
Main Responsibilities:
  • Mine, analyze large amounts of data, find hidden patterns and forecast trends and provide reports with recommendations
  • Implement advanced analytics use case scenarios for the bank
  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Use Data Science techniques/tools to improve processes; Aggregate data from disparate sources
  • Translate analytic insights into concrete, actionable recommendations for business or product improvement.
  • Identify new opportunities to apply machine learning to business processes
  • Design and implement reporting dashboards that can track key business metrics and provide actionable insights;
  • Process, cleanse, and validate the integrity of data; Automate data collection and management process
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions
  • Innovate new modeling techniques and procedures to existing business problems.
Knowledge and Skills:
  • Strong mathematical & numeracy skills
  • Understanding of reporting & data visualizations tools
  • Understanding of ETL framework and tools
  • Excellent analytical, creative and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with people at all levels.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Attention to detail; Strong data analysis skills
Qualifications and Experience:
  • BSc in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics or relevant field.
  • 5 years of experience in manipulating data sets and building statistical models
  • Strong coding skills, such as R, Python or Scala
  • Advanced level proficiency in Structured Query Language (SQL).
  • Experience with big data platforms and tools including Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Spark and MapReduce
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Familiarity with database management, data warehousing, data modeling and data visualization tools.
  • Experience in data mining & machine learning algorithms and their implementations
  • Experience with manipulating large data sets
  • Experience in financial services especially in banking is a bonus
Experience :
5.0 Year(s)
Job opening date : 24-Feb-2022
Job closing date : 10-Mar-2022
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Closing Date : 10th  March, 2022.

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