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Junior Data Scientist

Job Information
SalaryR325K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelor’s Degree or similar
Experiencemin 2 - 3 years’ experience

Job Description

A company in Johannesburg is looking for a Junior Data Scientist to join their team.


• South African Citizen

• Bachelor’s Degree related it I.T or similar

• Python or R

• Comfortable in a *nix & terminal environment

• Resourceful, engaged and comfortable being data led (not having every step laid out for you)

• Some experience with either:

• Statistical Modelling

• Mathematical Modelling

• Machine Learning

• Data Mining

Bonus skills:

• Apache Spark


• Automated data pipeline

• Non-relational Databases


• H2O ML

• Sklearn

• Telecoms domain knowledge

• Familiarity with software engineering practices

• Version Control

• Docker

• Conda

• Virtual Machines

• Apache HIVE

• Apache HDFS

• Worked with Jupyter or Zeppelin notebook

• Tableau, MapD or similar

• Networking

Please provide portfolio work and project details with CV

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 600 7977. You can also contact Kelley on 011 807 8064 or alternatively visit our website on

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