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25TH AND STAFFING LIMITED


DATA SCIENTIST job vacancy in Lagos | 25th and staffing

Job Title

DATA SCIENTIST (Lagos)

Job Type

Contract

Industry / Specialization

Engineering & Technical - ICT & Computer

Qualification Requirements

BSc

Years of Experience

3 Years

Job Availability

From: 15-May-2020   To: 25-May-2020

Job Functions

Our client is looking to hire a Data Scientist who will help the company discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data, and help to make smarter decisions to deliver even better products. Your primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high-quality prediction systems integrated with our products. 

Responsibilities

  • Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
  • Extending the company’s data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance

Job Requirements

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
  • Experience with common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, etc
  • Great communication skills
  • Experience with data visualization tools, such as D3.js, GGplot, etc.
  • Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Hive, Pig 
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, etc
  • Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Good scripting and programming skills
  • Data-oriented personality