Senior Data Scientist

Location Singapore, Singapore
Job reference SDS150819_1565855667
Salary Bonuses
Consultant name Yong Whei Jie, Octavius
Consultant email
Consultant contact no. 65515572
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1110096


  • Demonstrate your skills on big data platforms and analytic tools to grasp the business building insights.
  • Evaluate available data sources and propose strategic acquisition or crafting of new data sources to assist ongoing problem resolution.
  • Work with IT teams to support data collection, integration, and retention requirements based on the input collected with the business.
  • Collaborating in multi-functional teams to evaluate business activities, and then develop innovative and effective approaches to tackle team's analytics problems and communicate results and methodologies
  • Identify and / or create appropriate algorithms to resolve the problems, design experiments to validate initial assumptions and provide scenario modelling as required.
  • Lead discovery processes with business stakeholders to identify business requirements and expected outcomes.
  • In charge of model and frame business scenarios that are meaningful and which impact critical business processes and decisions.
  • Communicate complex data or algorithms into simple conclusions that will empower leadership to drive action based on the insights you derive.


  • Minimum Master's Degree or PHD level qualifications. Preferred quantitative disciplines include; Operations Research, Economic Theory, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, Analytics
  • At least 5 years of experience as Analyst, Lead Developer in BI systems, or Data Scientist with proven record of embedding advanced analytical models into business processes
  • Possess strong technical skills, comfortable with SQL, R and/or Python and having a strong understanding of mathematical background of various modeling approaches
  • Good to have knowledge of Business Intelligence Tools such as KNIME, Tableau, Spotfire
  • Good to have knowledge of Artificial Intelligence / Big Data Ecosystem such as Hadoop, Spark, TensorFlow, Hive
  • Good to have knowledge of Scientific Computing such as C++, Java, Scala
  • Good to have knowledge of advanced analytical models such as Bayesian, Optimization (global, local, stochastic methods), Uncertainty Quantification, etc
  • Strong leadership record, exhibiting both ability to engage clients and lead a team
  • Excellent written and good communication skills to influence others to take action
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities and possess thinking/problem-solving skills

Octavius, Whei Jie Yong EA License No.: 02C3423 Personnel Registration No.: R1110096

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