Data Scientist



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Information & Communication Technology


$120 - $150 per hour

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Erin-Marie McDonald

  • Contract for one year with the possibility of 1x12 month extension
  • Perform data wrangling
  • Development of big data analytical solutions


About the Organisation

Our client is a government department who identify threats within the Australian financial system. Their main responsibility is to combat anti-money laundering and counter-terror financing as well as working alongside other government agencies overseas as well as nationally to keep Australia safe from financial crime as well and build and maintain trust in Australia's financial system as part of the global community.


About the Role

As the Data Scientist, you will be required to engage with statistical and data mining techniques to provide insight into ML/FL risks. It will also be required of you to conduct research and then develop activities to implement some innovative solutions to the identified risks.


Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct a detailed analysis of data to support the development of risk assessments
  • Engage in statistical and data mining techniques to provide insight into ML/TF risks
  • Undertake research and development activities to provide innovative solutions
  • Participate with data science techniques to identify algorithms
  • Perform data wrangling and create data pipelines
  • Develop, implement, deploy, test and evaluate machine learning models to model risk



Skills & Experience
  • Experience in delivering data science solutions
  • Past experience working in the development of big data analytics solutions
  • Demonstrated experience in programming
  • Proven experience using either R, Python or Scala
  • Ability to break down and communicate complex technical information to business users



How to Apply

To apply for this opportunity, please submit your application to Jarryd Clifton at Talent International by clicking the "APPLY NOW' button below. Alternatively, you can contact Jarryd on 02 6285 350 for more information.


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