Data Scientist

Job type
NZD110000 - NZD140000 per annum

Data Scientist

Contribute to the research, development, and delivery of demand forecasting projects

  • Conduct multiple iterations to improve model performances

  • Identify the market opportunity and risks

  • Auckland CBD

The company: 

My client has created a predictive tool using machine learning predictive analytics that improve forecast accuracy for their clients using customer data from a variety of sources, especially social media and search platforms. 

The Opportunity: 

Having grown rapidly in the past few months, there is a clear need for a Data Scientist to come on board and contribute to the research, development, and delivery of demand forecasting projects.

  • By bringing together multiple data sources, you will coherently mesh together and manipulate each set to identify the market opportunity and risks for reputation management and social marketing campaign optimisation.

  • You will drive the delivery of business insight through advanced and statistical analysis and research,  as well as conducting multiple iterations to improve model performances. 

  • You will collaborate with analytics and engineering teams in the delivery of forecasting platforms.

  • You will have the chance to work across multiple industry sectors including, Insurance, Retail, Tourism, etc. 

Your background: 

  • A self confessed statistical boffin is definitely a good start, along with an exceptionally strong numerical ability, a degree in statistics and a strong interest in product development will hold you in good stead

  • an Research & Development background focused Data Science 

  • You must be comfortable using Python and AWS

  • Exceptional communications skills are key as you will be working with a highly energetic and dynamic team

In short, this is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. If this sounds like you and you would like to know more, please contact Claudy at or apply now!

Please note only those who are currently residing in New Zealand with the appropriate working rights shall be considered for this position. 

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