Snaphunt Pte Ltd

Data Scientist

Snaphunt Pte Ltd | Date Posted: 19-Feb-2019
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Job Nature:
Position Level:
Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

  • Work alongside & learn from best in class talent

  • Great work environment


The Employer

Our client is a Fortune 500, end-to-end IT services company helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change and guide their digital transformation journeys.


The Job

  • Work closely with your business to identify issues and use data to propose solutions for effective decision making
  • Merge, manage, interrogate and extract data to supply tailored reports to colleagues, customers or the wider organisation
  • Maintain clear and coherent communication, both verbal and written, to understand data needs and report results
  • Use machine learning tools and statistical techniques to produce solutions to problems
  • Create clear reports that tell compelling stories about how customers or clients work with the business
  • Horizon scan to stay up to date with latest technology, techniques and methods
  • Conduct research from which you'll develop prototypes and proof of concepts
  • Look for opportunities to use insights/datasets/code/models across other functions in the organisation (for example in the HR and marketing departments)
  • Carrying out and attaining the mission and the goals of the Innovation lab managed.
  • Assign employees to take responsibility for their jobs and goals. Delegate responsibility and expect accountability and regular feedback
  • Able to engage with client and demonstrate present technologies
  • Manage relationships between different business groups directly involved with Digital Labs.

The Profile

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in technical disciplines including engineering, computer science, and applied sciences. Background in Financial Engineering, Mathematics, or Statistics is also desirable
  • Experience in advanced statistical modelling and machine learning methods to develop robust predictive models
  • Experience in working with large unstructured data sets and distributed computing tools (e.g. Spark, Hadoop, Hive, etc.); leading platforms (e.g. SAS, Tableau, Qlik)
  • Experience with enterprise databases, in traditional and alternative database technologies (SQL and NoSQL)
  • Hacking skills (ability to quickly prototype solutions for diverse needs)
  • Data manipulation – comfortable handling multiple data types across varying frequencies and complexities as well as familiar in feature selection and transformation
  • Fluency in Python, C++, R and/or other similar languages
  • Adept in data visualization
  • Ability to work in a challenging environment and is creative in coming up with solutions to solve complex problems
  • Strong communication skills, and a passion for data, technology
  • Singaporean nationality only due to security requirements (CAT1 Clearance) of the projects involved.

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Snaphunt Pte Ltd