Senior Specialist Lead Data Scientist (AI) – Remote – Offering Market Related package

One of the leading players in the Telecommunications industry is in search of a brilliant Lead Data Scientist to execute the strategic roadmap and create value through delivery of internal and external artificial intelligence solutions and products.

You will be responsible for providing strategic and technical guidance on solving a variety of use cases across the Group and for its customers. Develop machine learning and deep learning competencies and manage and develop a ‘full-stack’ team of data science specialists.

Do you have experience in Natural Language Processing?? Strong statistical & mathematical foundations?? As well as experience with Google Cloud Platform?? Don’t delay, send your CV today!!


  • 7 years of work experience in the field of data science
  • At least 2 years having been on management / specialist level
  • Experience in ICT / Telecommunications will be an advantage
  • Post graduate degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or a related field (NQF level 7); OR a qualified Actuary with data science experience
  • A Master’s degree (NQF level 9) will be an advantage
  • Data science and analytics frameworks (NLP and Computer Vision)
  • Programming (Python, R, Git, Linux)
  • Cloud computing (GCP preferable)
  • Big Data (Cloudera, Hadoop, Spark)

Reference Number for this position is LL54890which is a permanent fully remote position. Contact Lindie on or call her on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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