Data Scientist – Gauteng Johannesburg

Our client, a consulting titan, is looking for a Data Scientist to join their ranks for a new data-driven project

Interested? Read below!


  • Experience manipulating datasets and creating statistical models
  • Experience working and building data architectures
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their actual advantages/disadvantages
  • Experience in querying databases and using statistical computer languages
  • Experience using web services
  • Experience with distributed data/computing tools
  • Experience in visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders

Job duties:

  • Work closely with businesses to identify issues and use data to propose solutions for effective decision making
  • Create algorithms and design experiments to merge, manage, query and extract data to deliver custom reports to colleagues, clients or the entire organization
  • Use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems
  • Test mining models to select the most appropriate for use on a project
  • Assess the effectiveness of data sources and data collection techniques and improve data collection methods
  • Conduct research from which you will develop prototypes and proof of concepts
  • Establish new systems and processes and seek opportunities to improve data flow

Desired skills:

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Sean N. Ayres