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You will play a pivotal role in driving the company’s data science and analytics initiatives. You will be responsible for leading and delivering complex projects, collaborating closely with cross-functional teams including data engineers, software developers, and various stakeholders.

Lead Data Scientist | Sydney

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Position Overview:

We are seeking a proficient Lead Data Scientist to join our client, a dynamic and innovative Technology Company at the forefront of leveraging cutting-edge technologies to develop data-driven products. If you are passionate about harnessing the power of data to drive impactful decision-making and thrive in a collaborative environment, this role offers an exciting opportunity to lead and contribute to groundbreaking projects.


Your expertise will be instrumental in developing and implementing advanced analytical solutions to address business challenges and drive innovation. The ideal candidate will possess strong technical proficiency, excellent communication skills, and a proven track record of delivering high-quality data science projects in a dynamic environment.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage end-to-end data science and analytics projects, from ideation to deployment, ensuring timely delivery and alignment with business objectives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, identify opportunities, and develop innovative data-driven solutions.
  • Apply advanced statistical and machine learning techniques to analyze complex datasets and extract actionable insights.
  • Develop and deploy predictive models, algorithms, and data pipelines to support decision-making processes and enhance product functionality.
  • Evaluate and leverage emerging technologies and tools to drive continuous improvement and innovation in data science practices.
  • Communicate findings and recommendations to stakeholders in a clear and concise manner, translating technical concepts into actionable insights for non-technical audiences.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior team members, fostering a culture of learning and development within the data science team.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices in data science, contributing to the company’s thought leadership and innovation efforts.
Technical Skills & Experience:
  • Advanced degree (MSc or PhD) in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience of around 3-5 years in leading and delivering complex data science and analytics projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong proficiency in programming languages such as Python, or Java, with experience in developing scalable and production-ready code.
  • Extensive knowledge of statistical analysis, machine learning techniques, and data mining algorithms.
  • Hands-on experience with data technologies and cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a passion for tackling complex challenges using data-driven approaches.
  • Experience with agile methodologies and software development practices is preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, with the ability to mentor and inspire junior team members and drive results in a collaborative team environment.
Why Join our Client:

Joining our client’s Technology Company means being part of a dynamic and innovative team dedicated to driving impactful change through data-driven solutions. You will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies, collaborate with talented professionals from diverse backgrounds, and make meaningful contributions to exciting projects that shape the future of our industry.


Their company culture values creativity, collaboration, and continuous learning, offering ample opportunities for personal and professional growth. If you are passionate about leveraging data to drive innovation and thrive in a dynamic and collaborative environment, our client invites you to join them on their journey to create groundbreaking solutions that make a difference.

Technology Talent is committed to exclusive partnerships with our clients, focusing solely on the recruitment of innovative, passionate, and talented professionals across Australia. Our dedicated recruiters prioritise effective communication and engagement processes to ensure successful outcomes for both clients and candidates alike.

Hopefully, this role aligns with what you are looking for, if so we will reach out to you once we receive your application. If this role is not for you, please share it with a colleague or your community…Thank you from the team at Technology Talent and have a great day! 

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