Company: Kintec Recruitment
Skills: IT - SAP / ERP
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: £NEG
Location: Qatar


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Data Scientist

Are you an experienced working in the Oil and Gas industry?

Are you interested in a role based in Qatar?

If the answer to the above questions is YES, Kintec Global wants to speak to you NOW!!!

Our client, one of the largest LNG producers in the world is looking to recruit a Head of Telecommunications to come work in Qatar

We are looking for a Data Scientist who will support our business intelligence and Analytics team in creating insights gained from analyzing company data. The ideal candidate is adept at using large data sets to find opportunities for process optimization and using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. They must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, building and implementing models, using/creating algorithms and creating/running simulations. They must have a proven ability to drive business results with their data-based insights. They must be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams. The right candidate will have a passion for discovering solutions hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes.
Responsibilities for Data Scientist
" Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
" Mine and analyze data from company databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development, marketing techniques and business strategies.
" Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
" Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets.
" Use predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, ad targeting and other business outcomes.
" Develop company A/B testing framework and test model quality.
" Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes.
" Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.
Qualifications for Data Scientist
" Strong problem solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
" Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SLQ, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
" Experience working with and creating data architectures.
" Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks.
" Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
" Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams.
" A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques.
" We're looking for someone with 5-7 years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models, degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field, and is familiar with the following software/tools:
" Coding knowledge and experience with several languages: C, C++, Java,
" JavaScript, etc.
" Knowledge and experience in statistical and data mining techniques: GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, text mining, social network analysis, etc.
" Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages: R, Python, SLQ, etc.
" Experience using: Redshift, S3, Elastisearch, SAP HANA, etc.
" Experience creating and using advanced machine learning algorithms and statistics: regression, simulation, scenario analysis, modeling, clustering, decision trees, neural networks, etc.
" Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using: Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot, etc.
" Experience in the Oil and Gas industry
" Experience in SAP ERP and SAP processes.

Type: Residential staff
Based: Doha, Qatar
Benefits: Accommodation allowance, Medical, VISA, Insurances, Schooling Flights & Annual bonus

Kintec was established in the UK in 2001 with the purpose of supplying both Contract and Permanent technical engineering personnel. Currently operating within the Oil and Gas, Chemical, Life Sciences, Power, Rail and Infrastructure industries, Kintec’s business reach is on a global scale. Over the years, we have succeeded in developing lasting relationships, with both clients and candidates, and delivered expertise and up to the minute industry knowledge with efficiency and professionalism. With business expansion and the creation of further offices in the UK, networks in the Middle East, Africa, and the US as well as movement further into Europe, Kintec’s market position has gained major strength over its 18 years in business and we have reinforced this further with sector diversification. Kintec prides itself on delivering unparalleled levels of mobilisation support, which includes the organisation of visas, travel, accommodation, local payroll, security and medical insurance. We take great care to ensure that our own employees are provided with all of the necessary in-house training to be able to deliver exceptional levels of customer service to our clients and candidates. Furthermore, we provide opportunities for further career development, as part of our organic growth model, and aim to provide a favourable working environment where our personnel are held in extremely high regard. We see our staff as paramount in terms of establishing a long lasting and successful business, facilitating the overall aim to replicate and build on our historic achievements