data scientist in Singapore

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job details

job category
information technology
job type
S$ 9,000 - S$ 11,000 per month
reference number
winson tan, randstad
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job description

about the company:

My client is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $18 billion and more than 55,000 employees globally. Their mission is to enable customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. They are the expert in life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. With an ever growing business due to their strategic acquisition, they now have an exciting Data Scientist role and you have the opportunity to join one of the most reputable MNC in the world.

about the job:

Data Scientist: You will play a key part and will undertake applied research and development in the areas of big data platform and analysis algorithms using the latest technologies in machine learning and distributed computing. The platform and algorithms developed may be used in a range of diagnostic and therapeutic applications, such as sleep disorder breathing and other respiratory disorders, as well as co-morbidities such as congestive heart failure and diabetes and chronic disease management.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Research and development of big data analytics platform for data integration, extraction, segmentation, visualization and analysis of large amount unstructured data.
  • Analysis of big data for data-driven solution validation, evaluation and technology innovation.
  • Optimize data analysis processes and systems for better efficiency and maintainability.
  • Writing of documents that clearly explain how algorithms should be implemented, verified and validated.
  • Working with other groups within the organization, in particular Applied Research and healthcare informatics, Sydney.
  • Monitoring the literature of interest and industrial development trends, broadly in the areas of big data.

skills and experience required:

You will ideally have:

  • Post-graduate research experience (Masters or PhD) in a field encompassing Cloud Computing, Distributed computing, Big Data Analytics, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing or Web Mining.
  • Hands on experience with development of end-to-end big data analytics system/platform including data exploration/crawling, feature engineering, model building, performance evaluation, and online deployment of models.
  • Proficient with server side programming in Python/Java.
  • Hands on experience in handling large and distributed datasets on Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig or Storm, etc.
  • Strong database skills and experience, such as SQL programming.
  • Knowledge in big data technologies including cloud computing/distributed computing, data fusion, and data visualization.
  • Experience in R programming.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively please contact Winson Tan at 6510 3638 to discuss more on the opportunity. EA: 94C3609 / R1113471


Data Analytics, Hadoop, Spark