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Data Scientist - Large E-commerce firm

  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: HK$35000 - HK$55000 per month + bonus per month
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Paris Herard
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 27 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -082021-462993

Established Ecommerce firm in HK, they are expanding their loyalty program related projects.

Position overview

In a well established regional data team, you are reporting to the Group Head of Data. You handle the end to end project with your data scientist team members : from understanding the clients' business requirements to the delivery. Manipulating large data set, you design the model and make sure it is scalable through an API or the cloud.

Working on complex data science/deep learning projects (NLP), you will also work on new PoC and R&D projects to anticipate the business needs. It will be your responsibility to guide the stakeholders on the right data transformation approach, creating the models and using the tools you have.

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding the client business problem and translate into a technical solution
  • Designing and delivering solutions for a defined Data Science related problem
  • Managing the end to end project on the modelling part
  • Choosing the right model
  • Anticipate needs and lead implementation of capabilities such as data modelling, algorithms, new technology & partners

Career path: depending on your seniority level, you may lead some of the junior team members

Desired Qualifications

- Between 2+ and 8 years' experience in Data Science and/or Machine/Deep learning

- Master or PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Engineering or related degree

- No preference for the background sector

- First experience of Deep Learning projects: NLP/computer vision, neural network

- Coding abilities at least one of the following languages: Python (preferred) and R

- Good Communication (both verbal and written)

- Ability to connect with senior stakeholders during presentation session

- Writing and speaking skills in English and Cantonese

Location: Hong Kong - Work from home allowed and encouraged

Permanent role

Start Date: March/April2022 but open to longer notice period

- Attractive base salary: up to HKD 72k/ month

- Bonus: 15-20% - 20 annual leaves

Interested in this description? Would you like to know more?

The next steps are to apply with an updated CV to or a first call through my direct line +852 6106 7562 - Wechat: Paris_Herard for a confidential discussion.