Connecting...

W1siziisimnvbxbpbgvkx3rozw1lx2fzc2v0cy9hy3vpdhkty29uc3vsdgfudhmvanbnl2jhbm5lci1kzwzhdwx0lw5ldy5qcgcixv0

DATA ANALYST - Join a skilled PREDICTIVE MODELING DATA SCIENCE TEAM

DATA ANALYST - Join a skilled PREDICTIVE MODELING DATA SCIENCE TEAM

Job Title: DATA ANALYST - Join a skilled PREDICTIVE MODELING DATA SCIENCE TEAM
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Industry:
IT
Salary: R30K - R35K /month
Reference: Data Analyst - Provide DATA SOLUTIONS which inform Business Strategy of leading companies
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email: gary@acuityconsultants.co.za
Job Published: September 19, 2017 17:38

Job Description

A great opportunity for a DATA ANALYST, keen to gain advanced DATA MODELING / PREDICTIVE MODELING / QUANTITATIVE INSIGHT / MACHINE LEARNING & ALGORITHMIC DEVELOPMENT skills – this position is to join an ANALYTICAL DATA SCIENCE team providing DATA SOLUTIONS which inform Business Strategy of leading companies.

Based in CAPE TOWN this DATA ANALYST / QUANTITATIVE ANALYST / STATISTICAL ANALYST role offers a salary of R30K – R35K/month.

THE COMPANY:
An established ANALYTICS & DATA SCIENCE CONSULTANCY – one of the most successful INSIGHT Companies who provide end-to-end DATA SOLUTIONS together with OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE ENGINEERING to address the strategy formulation of Financial Services, Banks, Retailers, FMCG’s, Telco’s, Media Companies, and more. Employing 50 people this company develops Consumer-Driven Data Solutions which help their clients understand and act upon the behaviour of their consumers and economic market conditions.

The team have a collaborative approach to ongoing learning and improving their skills – if successful you will join a team of Statisticians, Insight Analysts, Economists, MBA’s, Data Scientists and Software Engineers, and you’ll receive further Analytical and Data Modeling training, plus have the chance to learn Open Source Software engineering, as well as Machine Learning and Algorithmic Development.

THE ROLE:
As DATA ANALYST you will join a Project Team delivering INSIGHT & STRATEGY SOLUTIONS to a diverse Portfolio. The role is both Client-facing and Hands-On Analytical – you will learn to deliver Data-Driven Analytical Solutions that address strategic needs of businesses, utilising Advanced Analysis and Development skills to achieve the desired outcome. You will work with Senior Exec-level Stakeholders providing you the chance to improve your business skills and knowledge.

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Degree educated with strong statistical or mathematical content.
Advanced Excel (and ideally VBA).
SQL coding skills will be a plus.
Database experience – ideally MySQL.
Knowledge of R or R-Studio.
Some data modeling / financial modeling experience.
Excellent communication skills are essential.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann
gary@acuityconsultants.co.za
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.