Data Scientist

Location: Bangsar,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM360000.00 - RM480000.00 per annum + Benefits
REF: AS00040718

Tech MNC seeks Data Scientist

  • Multinational
  • Listed Company
  • Technology led organisation

Our Client

Our client is a listed company and leader in the Technology industry.

The Role

Our client is a number of Data Scientists specialized across different areas of Data Science to complement each other as a wider team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • You will be part of the team leading the development of data analytics and machine learning capabilities.
  • You will liaise with the Strategy, Product, Data Science and of course Software Development teams to research, build, deploy and maintain machine learning solutions, integrating them within the company's products.
  • Take advantage of tech budget to investigate new data sources, methodologies and technologies to solve often yet to be defined problems on a day to day basis.
  • You will make use of a mixture of skills of a developer, statistician and machine learning expert.
  • Be part of the team that builds and enhances internet-scale products informed by data.
  • Understands human behaviour and knows what to look for in large human data sets.

The Successful Applicant

To qualify, candidates must possess:

  • Professional advanced qualification in Computer Science, Computational Physics, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of algorithms and data structures.
  • Professional experience within large scale development using Python, C/C++, Scala or Java
  • Academic or working background in Information Retrieval, Recommender Systems and Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of Natural Language Processing and Deep Learning
  • Ability to perform data exploratory analysis for proof of concepts
  • Ability to perform data visualization and to communicate the results to a diverse audience
  • Search engine such as Elasticsearch or SOLR
  • Relational database such as MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Cloud infrastructure such as AWS, Azure or Google Platform
  • Distributed processing framework such as Hadoop or Spark
  • NoSQL database such as MongoDB, DynamoDB or Cassandra

Contact Tom Watling on (60) 3 2300 7224, thomas.watling@ambition.com.my; or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number HP/AS00040718. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my

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