SHOPRITE Is Hiring: Senior Data Scientist (People) – South Africa
Closing Date: 04 March 2023
Bachelor’s Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Information Technology, Information Systems, or a related field – (essential)
Post Graduate Degree (preferably Masters) in the above or related fields – (highly desired)
+5 years’ experience in a Data Scientist or similar role, solving complex business and technology problems through applying data science techniques within a fast-paced environment – (essential)
Extensive experience applying machine learning, deep learning, data mining, modelling and mathematical and/or statistical concepts and methodology to support strategic business objectives – (essential)
Expertise in SQL, Python, and data science toolkits – (essential).
Experience leading and developing others whilst taking ownership for specific project outcomes – (essential)
Experience delivering project outcomes using design thinking, lean and agile principles – (essential)
Experience in a retail, commercial or IT environment – (desired)
Experience in Tableau -Tableau – (advantageous)
Experience in Alteryx – (advantageous)
Knowledge and Skills
Strong proficiency in MS Office 365 with advanced Excel skills – (essential).
Knowledge of HR policies, procedures, legislation, and regulations – (desired).