Position: BI & Data Science Lead
Salary: $150,000 - $160,000 plus super
I am currently recruiting for a Business Intelligence & Data Science Lead on behalf of a client of mine based in Sydney CBD. The client is one of Australia's fastest growing product services companies.
They are looking for a BI & Data Science lead who will take ownership in creating and nurturing their data science and BI environment, implementing best practices and providing mentor-ship to the existing team. You will be responsible for building out and leading that team which consists of data scientists, BI analysts and business analysts. You will also be working closely with internal and external stakeholders and team members to deliver positive commercial outcomes.
You'll be responsible for:
- Building the culture and mission for BI and Data Science
- Creating the infrastructure that can grow with the business; Data warehouse and data visualisation tools
- Provide leadership on how BI and DS can improve our services and create further value
- Projecting quarterly and annually trends
- Providing high levels of business insights
- Ensuring the integrity of data quality
- Implementing best practice
- Consistently identifying and monitoring key business risks and realising the data needs of the business
- Playing a strategic role in continuously improving our analytics models, new data sources and employing the latest in machine learning
- Working with key stakeholders to provide a data centric perspective
- 5+ years of industry experience coupled with some experience in leading teams
- Relevant degree (Statistics, Actuarial, Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering)
- Working in an agile manner
- Proven experience in implementing BI and DS infrastructure
- Comfortable in handling large, real time, unstructured data
- Strong background and understanding of statistics and machine learning
- Excellent communication skills
If you are interested in the position then please apply and I will be in touch.
Please note that this position is only open to Australian residents.