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Data Scientist

Ref: BROADBEAN_844761588650519

on 05 May 2020
Perth, Western Australia
Contract Type
$75 - $95 / Hour

To meet Modis' continuously growing pipeline of work and for managing transformational projects, we are looking for a Data Scientist with a proven track record of solving large, complex data analysis and machine learning problems in a real-world product development setting and to support and drive our expanding business.

The primary focus will be applying data science techniques, creating statistical analyses, and building and testing machine learning algorithms to support the strategic needs of the business.

About Modis (Erstwhile Ajilon)

With 1,300+ technology professionals across six locations (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Canberra and Perth), we work with our clients to deliver solutions and talent to transform technology portfolios, streamline business functions, drive innovation or enhance organisational capability.

We partner with the largest public and private sector organisations to deliver consulting and services across the full lifecycle of digital technology, from strategy to operations. We provide Digital Services, Solutions and Staffing to clients in industries including Law Enforcement & Justice, Transportation, Healthcare, Resources, Utilities and Education.

  • We work with organisations of all sizes to help them thrive
  • Our difference lies in our people. We recruit, train and retain the smartest minds in the industry. We connect them with likeminded individuals across the globe to foster innovation and deliver results for our clients. Our delivery capability is rivalled by none. We can truthfully say we have never failed to deliver a project.
  • In 2019, Modis was recognised as the Microsoft Global Data Analytics Partner of the Year and Microsoft Country Partner of the Year, which is a testament to our innovative data and analytics capabilities, and our proficiency in solving complex business problems.


  • Design development and testing of machine learning models.
  • Sourcing data, preparing data and conducting feature engineering.
  • Development of visualizations to communicate model outputs and inputs to a user.
  • Contribute to the improvement of the technical architecture and processes used to develop and deploy predictive models.
  • Improve existing predictive model functionality and performance.
  • Prepare documentation and presentations for a variety of stakeholders.

Skill and Experience

  • Previous experience of working in a Data Science capacity for a corporate organisation
  • Degree in analytical fields (operational research, computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics)
  • Experience in the successful development and deployment of predictive models.
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with computer programming (R/Python/SQL).
  • Ability to deliver business insight.
  • Flexibility to work in a diverse team in a dynamic environment.

Modis is a national professional services company with global capability. Our committed and talented professionals have delivered world class IT and business consulting services across a wide range of industries. As a member of global professional services group Adecco, we offer world-class employment opportunities.

Culture & Benefits

Our people are the lifeblood of our business, and it is our people, irrefutably, who are our single biggest differentiator over other consulting organisations. At Modis, you will work for a highly successful growing organisation that offers national consulting opportunities and you will have the freedom to create your own success, as well as learning and development support in order to realise your potential. We invite you to apply below and learn more about diverse range of opportunities at Ajilon and what makes our workplace culture inspiring.

Modis is committed to all forms of workforce diversity and we invite and encourage applications from women and indigenous Australians.

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