Our client requires the services of a Data Scientist to:
Develop and improve daily &
hourly order forecasting models.
Build driver supply forecasting models.
Develop dynamic delivery times estimators.
Build customer segmentation and Recency/Frequency models to automate CRM journeys.
Develop a recommendations engine to be implemented on the client app.
Support the business with insights based on available data on an ad hoc basis.
Compile technical specifications around data science requirements for the client development team.
The incumbent will report to the Head of Operations.
The ideal candidate should.
Have attention to detail in a high-pressure environment.
Advanced analytical ability.
Ability to align theoretical data science skills with real world business problems.
Willingness to buy into the requirements of a fast paced start-up environment.
Ability to verbalize as well as visualize findings and results.
Enterprising spirit and ability to take ownership of tasks.
Ability to code and implement recommendations / automations into clients systems.
Experience in Python and Linux.
Experience with R or mainstream statistics suites (e.g. Stata).
Relevant tertiary qualifications in Statistics, Mathematics and/or Computer Science.
3 years or more work experience as a data scientist.
Data science exposure in a retail or e-commerce environment is beneficial.
COMMENCEMENT: As soon as possible.
Please send your comprehensive resume, 2 recent payslips and supporting documentation.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
N.B: If you have not received a response from us within 14 days please consider your application for this role as not successful.
Full Circle offers a R2000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a permanent role. A R1000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a contract role with a duration of three months or more