This firm is recognised as one of the most advanced organisations in Hong Kong from a Data Science perspective. The Data Scientist will be building on a very strong foundation with lots of opportunities to implement new ideas and take the business further forward. The Data Science team in this firm sits within the strategic group which holds great importance for the business overall. The Head of the strategic group reports directly into the CEO.
Data Science and Data Engineering are two separate and very distinct teams and the bulk of data infrastructure has been set up. The firm has very large data sets sat in cloud computing.
The Data Scientists are purely focussed on the improving and personalising the Customer Experience whether this is through the Marketing and Servicing of the Customers through to the Customer Support.
As a Data Scientist you will be responsible for preparing the data, designing the machine learning models, implementing/testing/improving the models and then presenting back the results to the business.
The firm has implemented a few models including but limited to LSTM, XGBoost but there is an opportunity to bring new models and ideas to the table if you can see value. The team are also involved in NLP (Natural Language Programming).
Key Skills Required:
- Machine Learning Model Development in Python
- Data Wrangling
Overall the person needs to have experience of Data Science/Machine Learning in a commercial environment and have a background in software development/engineering in any language.
The reasons why you should apply:
- You will get to work with a multinational team of experts across Data Science and Data Engineering.
- You'll work hand in hand with the business on new ideas following design thinking principles
- Data Science and Data Engineering are clearly defined roles meaning you will be purely focussed on Data Science responsibilities rather than having to build or engineer the infrastructure
- You will have an opportunity to put your ideas into practice
- Data Science is a very established and credible function within the firm with a track record of delivering real results