JOB

Data Scientist

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$80 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The department requires a Data Scientist who will apply expertise to develop and deliver processes and models to support intelligence or other departmental business activities and research that impact on strategic or operational outcomes

Essential Criteria

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering to business both advanced predictive and prescriptive analytical products. This includes design, develop, implement, deploy, test and evaluate data analytical processes, models and products. This includes deployment to a production environment.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively to develop and maintain strong stakeholder relationships to achieve business outcomes; support decision making and influence others in the pursuit of project/business objectives.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing accurate, timely and appropriate advice and updates to clients and stakeholders. This includes presenting sophisticated analytical products to non-technical audience and senior executive.

Desired Criteria

  • Experience working in a DevOps environment
  • Experience conducting machine learning work in a cloud environment

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

Two x 12 month extension options