Data Scientist

aG Resources is looking to connect with the Data Scientist on an immediate basis for a reputable client.

Location: Abu Dhabi

Contract Type: 6 months Ext.

Responsibilities:
Serve as lead data strategist to identify and integrate new datasets that can be leveraged through our product capabilities, and work closely with the engineering team in the development of data products
Execute analytical experiments to help solve problems across various domains and industries
Identify relevant data sources and sets to mine for client business needs, and collect large structured and unstructured datasets and variables
Devise and utilize algorithms and models to mine big-data stores; perform data and error analysis to improve models; clean and validate data for uniformity and accuracy
Analyze data for trends and patterns, and interpret data with clear objectives in mind
Implement analytical models in production by collaborating with software developers and machine-learning engineers

Requirements:
Five or more years of experience in data science.
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in statistics, applied mathematics, or related discipline
PMP or Prince Based Certification is a plus.
Proficiency with data mining, mathematics, and statistical analysis
Advanced experience in pattern recognition and predictive modeling
Experience with Excel, PowerPoint, Tableau, SQL, and programming languages (ex: Java/Python, SAS)
Ability to work effectively in a dynamic, research-oriented group that has several concurrent projects