About the role
We have a recently created opportunity for a new team member to join our Research and Development team.
You will be expected to proactively drive automation of processes and reporting.
You will have a minimum of 3 years' experience in statistical modelling in a big data environment (Hadoop/Spark/R/Python) in Financial Services/Banking or similar industry and excellent proficiency in translating and analysing data.
You will also be experienced with selecting features, building, and optimising classifiers using machine learning techniques and have worked with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes.
Additionally, you will need to have knowledge of a variety of statistical and data mining techniques (regression, statistical tests and proper usage, random forest, clustering, decision tree learning, deep learning text mining etc.)
Tertiary education in the Technology, Engineering or Mathematics disciplines and experience within financial markets will be highly regarded.