Senior Data Scientist (Ref: Flair309/19)

Senior Data Scientist
Hong Kong Industrial Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Centre Limited (Flair)
Ref: Flair309/Flair237/19
Post Date : 3 July 2020
No. of vacancy: 2

Job Duties:

  • Bring the latest analytical techniques plus a deep understanding of industry dynamics and application demands to create the most value from data for projects with different purposes
  • Propose and evaluate technical ideas with other functional units so as to design a suitable solution against the requirements and demands of the industries and projects
  • Create innovative approach and technical development roadmap for data-driven R&D tasks and implementation plan
  • Prototype statistical analysis and modeling algorithms and apply these algorithms for data driven solutions to problems in new domains
  • Lead project team to carry out R&D tasks against the plans and complete the projects (including R&D work, project documents, technical report and paper, patents, etc.) as scheduled with high standard
  • Build up and maintain a good network with other professional organisations so as to acquire new technologies and create synergy

Job Requirements:

  • Master or above Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, related disciplines or equivalent
  • 6 years or more hands-on working experience on mathematical modeling, statistics, data mining, time series, optimization with demonstrated knowledge of machine learning, statistical and data mining techniques (regression, decision trees, clustering, neural networks, etc.)
  • Proven experience in working with large databases and relational databases (SQL)
  • Familiar with software development skills in one or more high level languages (C#/C/C++/Java/F#), one or more scripting languages (Python/Perl/Shell), knowledge of R or other statistical package. Expertise any of the common Machine Learning tools (Weka, RapidMiner, KNIME, Scikit Learn, SAS, SPSS, ModelBuilder, Tensorflow, Caffe, PyTorch etc.) a plus
  • Previous experience as Project Leader for data-driven projects, or demonstrated potential from other leadership roles
  • Good writing, presentation, communication and analytical skills
  • Passionate, mature, self-motivated, and able to work independently and meet tight deadlines
  • Good command of both spoken and written English, Chinese (including Putonghua) preferred
  • Applicants may be considered for other positions (e.g., Data Scientist, etc.) if not matching all the requirements of the subject position

 

Applications:

Flair will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates. A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.

Applicants should send application, together with a detailed resume, current and expected salary and contact telephone number by email to rsmd30919@hkpc.org (quoting the reference number on the subject heading) within 2 weeks.

Applications not quoting reference number will lead to late processing.

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by Flair within 12 months.