Data Scientist

Posted 08 June 2021
SalaryHK$960000.00 - HK$1000000.00 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
Contact NameRaymond Mo

Job description

Key Objective of the Role

To support the preparation, bidding and implementation of the following opportunities,

Big Data /BI/AI Strategy & Consulting
Big Data Architect Design / Project
Data Warehouse revamp
Investigation System
Our client is looking for a Data Scientist to analyse large amounts of raw information to find patterns that will help improve our enterprise operation. They will rely on the candidate to build data products either in open source or commercial products to extract valuable business insights.

In this role, candidate should be highly analytical with a knack for analysis, math and statistics. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential for interpreting data. They also want to see a passion for machine-learning and research.

Candidate should also be able to communicate with users directly with acumen business language.

Key Job Duties

Participate in AI projects to understand and transform business requirements into technical solutions. Propose and conduct POC experiments and analysis to prove the solutions' readiness.
Propose novel or utilize the existing AI algorithms, solutions and resources as well as open-source AI libraries to design and develop AI solutions to meet customer requirements.
Produce customized data analytical and predictive models/APIs meeting application metrics.
Collaborate with business and technical departments on the deployment, integration and evaluation of AI models and solutions in production environments.
Act as a subject matter expert to provide technical consultancy in AI projects or products.
Job Requirements


Essential for this role

Good to have

Education and Qualifications

Master or above degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology or related.

Master or above degree in data science or related.

Work Experience

Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst in commercial sector
Minimum 6 years of research and/or development experience in AI technologies such as data/text mining, machine learning, deep leaning and natural language processing.
Minimum 3 years of work experience in AI productization and/or consultancy projects as a subject matter expert.
Experience in solving real-world problems in retail, marketing and financial services.

Experience in commercial AI & Machine Learning product
Experience in Agile development processes
Technical / Professional Skills

Please provide at least 3

Familiar with commercial products like Data Robot or SAS Visual Machine Learning
Familiar with Master Data Management
Proficiency in Open Source programming languages and tools like python, R, Matplotlib, Scikit-learn, Keras, Tensorflow, Panda, SQL, Cloud, Hadoop, PowerBI, Tableau and/or equivalence.
Various machine learning models likes KNN, CNN, random forest etc.
Strong in Linux and BASH scripts
Proficiency in AI & Machine Learning product

Non-Technical / Soft Skills

Outstanding communication skills.
Familiar with Master Data Management
Proficiency in Python, R, SQL, Cloud, Hadoop, PowerBI, Tableau, and/or equivalence
Proficiency in AI & Machine Learning product
Data Visualization
Machine Learning

Other Task-Specific Knowledge

Outstanding communication skills.
Presentation Skills
Critical Thinking