Data Scientist - Product Insights - Predictive Analytics

Job Category:
RDBMS / Oracle SAP SQL
Job Type:
Permanent
Level of IT Experience:
1-5 Years
Area:
Cork
Location:
Co. Dublin
Salary Description:
Excellent salary & benefits
Posted:
02/01/2019
Recruiter:
IT Search & Selection
Job Ref:

Data Scientist - Product Team (Insights generation in a predictive analytics environment)

IT Search have been exclusively retained to expand the existing data science and data insights teams in this award winning global gambling group based in Cork city - in the South of Ireland. 

My client is one of the leading names in high availability online betting and gaming technology. As they continue to grow their data science platforms - a need has arisen for a talented Data Scientist  with a strong statistical background-  who's keen to work in a big data environment

Scope

  • You'll work on both product analysis (data pipeline integration) as well as insights generation and create new sources of data-driven innovation and value for our customers and prospects while proving the analytical capabilities this group's cutting edge tech stack. 
  • You'll work with industry-leading engineers to create new tools and features that support sophisticated analytics within all data repositories.
  • Product Insights team and are looking for best and brightest to help us drive product feature decisions using data. 
  • If you bring an enthusiasm for Data Science and insights generation and are interested in helping us build better product IT Search would love to talk to you!

Responsibilities:

Hypothesis testing 

  • Execute the full hypothesis test lifecycle, from data collection to conclusion and message delivery 
  • Hypothesis testing backlog alignment with product owners and business unit requirements
  • Champion AB testing benefits and its role in the decision life-cycle

Project prioritisation

  • Estimate business-proposed product feature impacts on key performance indicators
  • Perform model-validation and testing of the in-house discrete markov-chain driven customer lifecycle model
  • Manage roll-out, promotion and long-term maintenance of the customer lifecycle model
  • Promote data-driven decisions in the product prioritisation process

Project execution

  • Work with engineers to identify data-sources required to measure feature release impact on key performance indicators
  • Work with the Data Platform team to ensure full data pipeline delivery and availability
  • Work with the business analytics team to ensure key performance indicator delivery for each release
  • Measure product feature success and feed into lifecycle model reliability

Product analysis

  • Drive the collection of client-side clickstream event data and full data-pipeline integration
  • Lead the build out of dashboards and leverage intelligence tools to help identify new product requirements and monitor progress of existing product features

 

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in an analytical or technical field (e.g. statistics, applied mathematics, physics, engineering)
  • Experience working with relational databases and SQL
  • Experience with open source statistical languages and packages, preferably R/Python.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with a proven ability to translate complex methodologies and analytical results to higher-level business insights and key takeaways
  • A team player capable of conducting independent research
  • Good general knowledge of statistical methods, data-mining/machine learning and mathematical modelling approaches
  • Familiarity with visualization software and techniques (e.g. Qlikview/Tableau)
  • Familiarity with at least one web-tracking tool such as Google Analytics, Fabric, Woopra etc

Reward

Competitive salary with healthcare & excellent academic (tuition fee) support available. 

 Adrian Clarke is Head of Analytics Recruitment at IT Search. Your application will be handled in strictest confidence & we will be happy to advise you on your career & direction in data analytics, data science, data services, data technology or digital analytics.

 Our client is an equal opportunities employer 


www.itsearch.ie | adrian.clarke@itsearch.ie | +353(0)871146347   

Contact Details:
IT Search & Selection
Tel: 0871146347
Contact: Adrian Clarke

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