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Head of Data ScienceXccelerate Global Holdings Limited
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  • Posted on 16 Oct 2019
Head of Data ScienceXccelerate Global Holdings Limited

Job Highlights

  • Amazing Career Opportunity
  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Financial Industry

Job Description

Our client is a trade finance platform for SMEs across the Greater China Region. Due to recent growth, they are looking to bring on a Head of Data Science to lead the development of big data capabilities and utilisation as well as to coordinate cross-functional analytic initiatives. 

Some of the main responsibilities for the Head of Data Science will be to -

  • Build machine learning algorithms to build their new product 
  • Work with product, engineering and other functions to streamline the implementation of the product 
  • Build and manage a team of machine learning professionals 
  • Collaborate with business teams to understand the challenges and come up with innovative solutions to meet their requirements 
  • Provide technical leadership and subject matter expertise to stakeholders 
  • Institutionalise the domain knowledge by producing patentable solutions for the organisation 

To be considered for the Head of Data Science, you need to possess -

  • A PhD or Master’s degree in Statistics, Machine Learning, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, or any other related quantitative field. 
  • 10+ years of hands on experience in machine learning algorithms
  • Big data, machine learning and AI techniques using one or combination of TesorFlow, Theano, Torch and Keras
  • Strong computational background with experience in R/Python/Java/C++ and other data and code manipulation methodologies
  • Experience in Oracle databases and NoSQL databases
  • Proven track record of leading high performing data analyst teams through the successful performance of advanced quantitative analysis and statistical modeling that positively impact business performance. 
  • Expertise with probability and statistics, inclusive of machine learning, experimental design, and optimisation 
  • Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills 

If you possess all of the above, along with outstanding communication skills, then please apply immediately by following the link below. 

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