Data Scientist - Global Leader - Malaysia / Kuala Lumpur

Job Title:

Data Scientist - Global Leader - Malaysia / Kuala Lumpur

Job Description:


The Data Scientist will lead & deliver projects of Data, Reporting, Visualization & Advanced Analytics as assigned by the Team Manager. In addition, this role is expected to be an expert in delivering decision science solutions in domains like Operations / Sales & Marketing / Finance / HR. The projects thus delivered is expected to help the business to take better decisions and create value for them.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: The candidate is expected to -

*Support 2 to 4 projects at a given time
*Independently deliver end-to-end solutions / outcomes as per specifications
*Engage & manage global stakeholders with the acumen to translate business problems into DRA asks and DRA outcomes to business solutions
*Deliver on assigned monetary value targets (Revenue / EBIDTA / Costs / Cash Flows) by driving implementation of DRA solutions in supported business
*Follow agreed processes to deliver outcomes efficiently & within agreed SLAs with a continuous improvement mindset
*Coach junior team members to help them ramp-up into the organization


*Educational qualifications: Graduate in Engineering / Statistics / Economics / Maths / Analytics
*Minimum of 7 years of hands-on working experience in Dashboarding / Data Visualization / Advanced Analytics / Modelling / delivery in the domains of Operations / Sales & Marketing / Finance / HR
*Expert hands-on experience in anyone of the following areas:
a.Analytics programming languages like R, Python, SPSS, SAS to deliver analytics data preparation, modelling, AI, ML and other modern techniques
b.Visualization tools like Qlik, Tableau, MicroStrategy, Power BI along with understanding of UI / UX tools
*Minimum experience of 2 years in managing & engaging global stakeholders independently is a must
*Good communication skills with the ability to articulate ideas & solutions is must
*Experience in Cloud environments like Azure / AWS would be decisive while exposure to RDBMS tools like SQL, Oracle along with SAP will be an added advantage
*Excellent knowledge of MS Office would be necessary
*Delivering in ambiguous & dynamic situations as a part of a global multi-functional team by building partnerships & working diplomatically
*Drives innovation & knowledge sharing

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.