Senior Data Scientist

Posted 11 October 2023
Salary 28-30K AED p/m and benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Data & Analytics
Contact NameShakira Caffoor

Job description

​ Are you a Data Science expert ready to take your career to the next level?

We're looking for a Senior Data Scientist, on behalf of our client to join their dynamic team and revolutionise the way we harness data for impactful solutions. As a Senior Consultant, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping business strategies, collaborating with experts and working on diverse projects across industries. This is your opportunity to thrive in a cutting-edge environment and make your mark in the world of data-driven insights and forecasting.

Your Role:

  • Lead & Innovate: Spearhead data science projects using advanced predictive modeling techniques to solve complex client challenges.

  • Econometric Wizard: Be the go-to expert in econometric modeling, with a focus on forecasting GDP and inflation.

  • Collaborative Dynamo: Work closely with cross-functional teams and clients to design solutions that drive actionable insights.

  • Modeling Virtuoso: Create models that enhance forecasting accuracy and provide invaluable insights, utilizing statistical methods and machine learning algorithms.

  • Data Sleuth: Dive deep into data analysis, uncovering hidden patterns, trends, and correlations, translating them into actionable recommendations.

  • Data Wizard: Clean, preprocess, and transform data to ensure quality and integrity for analysis and modeling.

  • Master Communicator: Present complex findings in clear visualizations, reports, and presentations to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

  • Mentor & Guide: Support the growth of junior team members with your technical expertise and feedback.

  • Continuous Learning: Stay updated with the latest data science advancements and industry trends, bringing this knowledge to client projects.

  • Thought Leader: Contribute to thought leadership initiatives and improve internal processes.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Education: Bachelor’s or master’s in data science, Statistics, Economics, or related quantitative field.

  • Experience: Proven 4 years of experience in data science, predictive modeling, and econometrics in a consulting or similar role.

  • Coding Skills: Strong programming skills in Python and expertise in data manipulation libraries (e.g., pandas, NumPy) and machine learning frameworks (e.g., scikit-learn, TensorFlow).

  • Econometrics: Extensive knowledge of econometric modeling techniques, time series analysis, and advanced forecasting methodologies.

  • Data Visualization: Proficiency in data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Power BI) to create impactful visualizations and reports.

  • Deployment: Proficiency in deploying data science solutions on production systems and integrating with front-end (Angular JS) and back-end (NodeJS).

  • Economic Insight: Ability to develop accurate GDP and inflation forecasting models with a solid understanding of relevant economic factors.

  • Problem-Solver: Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills using data-driven approaches.

  • Communication: Strong interpersonal and communication skills for client collaboration and presentations.

  • Project Management: Project management skills to lead and deliver multiple projects with high-quality results.

  • Learning Enthusiast: Proactive approach to continuous learning and certifications in Data Science, Python, AIML.

  • Bilingual: Arabic speaker (preferred).

If you're ready to join a team of data-driven innovators and tackle exciting challenges, apply today.