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Junior Data Scientist Vacancy At Capitec Bank: This Is A Entry Level Position

Junior Data Scientist Vacancy At Capitec Bank: This Is A Entry Level Position


To design and implement predictive models or intelligent algorithms to better understand the drivers of business performance and enable improved management decision-making.


Junior Data Scientist Vacancy At Capitec Bank: This Is A Entry Level Position

Purpose Statement

  • To deliver the AI strategy to ensure Capitec can compete in a changing landscape where data science is a key future-oriented strategic differentiator.
  • To design and implement predictive models or intelligent algorithms to better understand the drivers of business performance and enable improved management decision-making. 
     

Education (Minimum)

  • Honours Degree in Mathematics or Statistics

Education (Ideal or Preferred)

  • Masters Degree

Experience

Minimum:

1 years experience required is conditional on the qualifications obtained 

  • Experience in data science, machine learning and deployment of developed solutions
  • Business analysis and requirements gathering
  • Reproducible coding experience 
  • Working with relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience in at least one ML language


Ideal:

  • Deliver predictive models into a production environment

Knowledge

Minimum:

  • Have textbook data science knowledge – a solid understanding of state-of-the-art principles and techniques in at least one discipline of data science, e.g., NLP, Deep Learning etc.
  • Solution and experimental design for model development
  • Machine learning development and underlying theory and assumptions of techniques. 
  • Predictive modelling techniques (statistical and machine learning) and deployment
  • Source control systems e.g., Git, Bitbucket, or similar
  • Relational database technologies
  • Data Science lifecycle and applicable skills within

Ideal:

  • Familiarity with modern deep learning frameworks (Tensorflow, PyTorch, MXNet, etc)

Skills

  • Analytical Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Interpersonal & Relationship management Skills
  • Researching skills
  • Planning, organising and coordination skills

Additional Information

  • Clear criminal and credit record

DEADLINE: Not Specified

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