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Data Scientist

Cape Town

Ref: FC03939D

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Data Scientist

[Cape Town] - Permanent

Ref: FC03939D

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.

    Position:  

    • Permanent.

    • 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

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