Data Scientist

I'm working with a large Federal Government department to find a Data Scientist. 

This is an initial 12 month contract with 2 x 6 month extension options.

You will require an in-depth understanding of data-science concepts and issues with a working knowledge and experience with unstructured data (images and text). You will take the lead in solving complex data-science problems and issues, and guide and mentor others with these requirements.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable practical experience using Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence techniques, and delivery of analytical solutions to business clients; and:
  • Applies knowledge in unstructured data processing such as Parsing, OCR, Indexing, NER etc. And knowledge in linking unstructured data with structured data (from xml, tables etc.).
  • Applies knowledge in UI design and development, such as R Shiny, Superset, and CSS.
  • Applies computer programming skills with a diverse range of languages such as R, Python, Scala, Java, et cetera.
  • Applies technical knowledge and experience in various data science areas such as data mining, text mining, image processing, data visualisation, artificial intelligence, machine learning, statistical modelling and behavioural analytics.
  • Applies experience in data and system engineering, including data pipeline and end-to-end system engineering, to train and productionise analytical models.
  • Applies experience in working in Linux environment, Hadoop platform/Clusters.
  • Applies technical expertise to support our Big Data Analytics capability, such as the Hadoop Ecosystem.

To have your application considered, you will:
  • Be an Australian citizen
  • Have a security clearance (or at least the ability to obtain one)

If this position sounds of interest to you, please APPLY NOW! For more information, please contact Aimee Goff on 02 6113 7520 or via email on aimee.goff @igniteco .com

Sydney (Sydney C B D)
I.T. & T