FinitePost Date: July 16, 2017Applications 0Views 4195 Job Overview Type: Permanent Location: Brisbane Reference NumberPlease quote this reference number. JS(LL)22624 Job type: Permanent DESCRIPTION Skills Description: Solve great business problems using your data science skillsThis is a senior role where you will lead a small team, engage and influence senior business stakeholders plus the opportunity to roll up your sleeves and get some amazing data science doneWe are looking for someone who is experienced in customer-focussed data science & advanced analytics, and has a passion for taking it to the next level About the TeamMy client is one of the leading insurance brand names in the market place. The Data Science team works with their business stakeholders to solve their hardest pain points and realise their biggest opportunities through the sophisticated use of data and algorithms, increasingly moving to utilising cognitive and artificial intelligence technologies.The team is a critical part of Chief Data & Transformation Office which leads the Group’s data, analytics and data science capability. About the roleAs the Portfolio Manager Data Science, you will consult with senior internal stakeholders to design and execute Data Science & AI solutions that will generate tangible value for their customers.You will inspire and lead a talented team and will be focussed on Customer Data Science & Advanced Analytics, but this role could over time be tasked to work on any analytical problem across the group. More specifically you will:Bring excellence in Customer Analytics Data Science thought leadership and execution to the wider team.Have a broad skill base to allow this role to work on non-Customer Data Science projects, as well.Engage with business stakeholders, understand their pain points and opportunities and work with them to solve their most difficult problems.Create innovative value-driven Data Science technical solutions that you will execute to create value for their customers. This will involve building and managing insights, models and algorithms.Design the analytical process within a lean start-up/agile framework to deliver fast incremental value in iterative chunks of activity.Bring new Data Science thinking to the group by staying on top of latest developments, industry meet-ups etc.Run data experiments on the side of key projectsHave an ability to Get Stuff Done by recognising when progress isn’t being made and creatively working out how to unblock Knowledge and Experience A proven track record in delivering data science (or advanced analytical) solutions that have delivered tangible value.Significant experience is desired, but exceptional candidates with less will be consideredDemonstrated ability to rapidly generate data science solutions using relevant techniques (Python, R, Spark/Scala )Comfortable with dealing with large, unstructured and Real Time dataExcellent problem solving skills – curious and creativeAbility to inspire and lead a talented teamAbility to advise and co-create with business stakeholders Not satisfied with the status quo – a proven ability to get stuff done – identifying and removing blockers along the wayAbility at certain times to deliver under pressure What our client can offer: High potential career development opportunities at an ASX top 15 company on the moveA professional, supportive and friendly cultureA range of corporate and life style benefitsEmployer of choice for gender equality To apply please send your CV call Liana Levin for a confidential discussion. Location Brisbane Start date – Rate – Contact 920Please send Resumes (CV’s) as WORD (any version) attachments. submit Duration – Submitted 12/07/2017 JS(LL)22624 http://www.finite.com.au/jobs/id/E43CCF5A382EF902?source=8866B29DF0D2817AFBCEBD5DE52502 Apply Now Job Detail Offerd Salarynegotiable Career LevelManager Experience3 Years INDUSTRYTech / IT QualificationDiploma Shortlist Apply Now Never pay anyone for job application test or interview. How to Apply for a role Complete Application Form Upload and attach your CV and Cover Letter, explaining your skills, strengths, expertise and general relevance for the role. Send application by clicking the Apply Now button. If you have any problems please contact our Job Doctor Andrew Matler, a renowned job search strategist and longstanding recruitment expert, as well as being an all around helpful person. Mail him at [email protected] DONT FORGET TO MENTION IN YOUR JOB APPLICATION THAT YOU FOUND THIS ROLE ON JOBZILLA NEED HELP? 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