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Data Scientist / ML Engineer

Job Title: Data Scientist / ML Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: super + bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 0000059425-1_1563759340
Contact Name: Ankit Sharma
Contact Email: ankit.sharma@modis.com
Job Published: July 22, 2019 11:35

Job Description

My client is a multi-national consulting firm looking for a Senior Data Scientist / Machine Learning Engineer to join their growing team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of 5 (engineers/scientists)
  • Provide thought leadership and hands-on expertise in product enhancement/customization activities for end clients.
  • Design, build, validate, deliver, integrate and present the advanced analytical capabilities using statistical, ML on large volumes of data for internal and external customers.
  • Design and deliver high-quality Machine Learning prototypes leveraging your Data Science expertise.


  • Machine Learning techniques and the ability to implement them in Big Data Platforms.
  • Extensive knowledge and industry experience with ML development using: Scala, Python and R and libraries like SparkML, Caret, and MLR.
  • Adequate knowledge and industry experience with working on Big Data platforms such as Hadoop, HDFS, Kafka, Spark, and Spark Streaming, AWS and Google Cloud stacks.
  • Demonstrable track record of leveraging Data Science skills to find innovative approaches to problems.
  • Demonstrable track record of leadership and managing a team of Data Scientists, Machine Learning Engineers and Data Engineers.


  • A Ph.D. or Master Degree in a highly quantitative field (Computer Science, Machine Learning, Operational Research, Statistics, Mathematics, etc.) or equivalent industry experience.

If this sounds like you, APPLY NOW !!

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Alternatively, if you would like more information on the role, please contact Ankit in our Sydney offices on 0419 723 881 / Ankit.Sharma@modis.com

Modis is a national professional services company with global capability. Our committed and talented professionals have delivered world-class IT and business consulting services across a wide range of industries. As a member of the global professional services group Adecco, we offer world-class employment opportunities.

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