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Data Scientist Job in South Africa
Multiplica Talent , South Africa

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1 Year
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Job Type
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Career Level
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Apr 13, 2021
Last Date
Jul 13, 2021

Job Description

At Multiplica Talent, we pride ourselves on selecting the best digital professionals and building incredible teams for our clients. We started out in Mexico City in 2017 and since then we have had an incredible journey and a long history. We have offices in the United States, Spain, France, Mexico, Chile, Colombia, South Africa and Peru. Our clients often look for agents of change for their digital transformation, that is why at Multiplica Talent we have personalized, efficient and flexible processes because each company has unique needs.

Our professionals are characterized by their high degree of specialization, but above all by their human qualities. We believe in self-management and empower our team, promoting the professional career through continuous training and a dedicated follow-up of our coaches.

Here's what you'll be doing!

  • Build the machine learning models needed to predict consumer preferences as well as expected behaviour, with consumer segmentation models also needed
  • Build models for sales forecasting and monitoring
  • Engage with numerous teams across the organization to ensure they are empowered by having processes automated.
  • Building machine learning models for various use cases across the organization.
  • Use research and insight to drive cultural change within the organisation and ensure stakeholders put consumers at the heart of their planning and strategic thinking.
  • Lead the design, development and implementation of automation solutions that meet business objectives
  • Interpret and analyse data from multiple sources, providing key analytics.
  • Pro-actively provide actionable recommendations based on analysis results across various stakeholders and teams.
  • Thinks strategically and communicates creatively to inform and drive the decision making of stakeholders


  • At least 1-2+ years of experience in analytical and data driven environments.
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (POWER BI), databases (SQL), programming (R and/or Python)
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS) would be advantageous
  • Demonstrated experience in driving results and co-ordinating activities to solve problems across multi-functional/diverse teams; and leading with high energy and a positive attitude.
  • Sound judgement in addressing commercial challenges. Previous FMCG experience would be an advantage.
  • Strong analytical and data skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral and excellent relationship building skills.
  • BSc in Data Science, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics/ Physics Postgraduate (Honours or Masters)


  • Above law benefits!

Job Specification

Multiplica Talent

Information Technology and Services - Madrid, Spain