Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/03/2022
Reference: CR/009388_1643235859
Contact Name: Sinthu Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 27, 2022 09:24

Job Description

  • Mar 2022 start | Canberra Location
  • Initial contract until Jun 2022 with 2 * 12 months extension options
  • Australian Citizenship required - Ability to obtain Baseline clearance

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.

The Role:

FinXL are looking to engage multiple Data Scientists to develop and deliver processes and models to support intelligence or other departmental business activities.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Apply expertise to undertake research and analysis, utilising techniques such as statistical analysis, text mining processes or machine learning to discover patterns and trends in data.
  • Implement analytical solution using high quality SQL and Python scripts
  • Collaborate with analytical and operational teams across the department to ensure the effective and reliable deployment of analytical solutions within departmental architecture.
  • Other related activities to support the successful delivery of predictive and prescriptive analytical projects as required.

The role requires you to have:

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering to business both advanced predictive and prescriptive analytical products. This includes design, develop, implement, deploy, test and evaluate data mining 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.
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment.
  • Experience conducting machine learning work in a cloud environment.

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send applications or contact Sinthu on 02 6243 6415 to discuss further.

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.