Lead Front-End Developer - Machine Learning

Why you would like it:

- Ambitious innovation environment

- Exciting application of data science in the digital space

- Work with industry leaders

The opportunity:
The need for companies to better understand the end consumer is the holy grail for organisations in the digital age. The application of practical data science through machine learning is the forefront of this space Be involved in the creation of bleeding edge machine learning solutions, partnering with enterprise clients to deliver game-changing pieces of work and having fun while you do it. With an already established track record of success, they have a plethora of interesting projects in the pipeline.Play with cutting edge technology to build highly scalable, visual data-driven solutions.    

Company profile:
By delivering social and predictive analytics to clients via end consumer insight for engagement, retention, acquisition, demand and supply strategies, they have a flexible mindset to everything they do, being ever-changing as new advancements are made. An established leader in social analytics in a few short years, they have retained the fun of a start-up business with the security only success can bring.  

Role snapshot:
This role is an opportunity to be a part of the development and delivery of a brand 'new to market' advanced analytics solution and take New Zealand technology to the world. You will combine an understanding of predictive analytics and software development to deliver a highly successful product. Working closely with the existing development to create a highly functional front-end together. You will give guidance on the direction of technology.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Development of new product features
  • Research new tools and techniques in data-science space
  • Conducts ad hoc analysis to support sales and on-boarding of potential clients
  • Leverage key customer insights and data to develop an accurate, relevant and impactful solution
The fit:
  • Culture is a huge for this team, they are looking for outgoing individuals
  • A keen interest in data science is a bonus
  • You will be innovative, creative and love problem solving
Skill Prerequisites:
  • 5+ years of commercial experience
  • In-depth knowledge of HTML5/CSS3/Javascript
  • Expertise in JavaScript UI frameworks like NodeJS, Angularjs, MVC, Bootstrap, D3, chart.js
  • Knowhow of object-oriented, best-practice JavaScript and jQuery and experience in delivering standard compliant (W3C, XHTML) code
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Experience in product development & lifecycle management
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts with ease to any audience
Nice to Haves:
  • Social Media analytics and/or end consumer insights
  • Data structuring and staging experience
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams across the globe
  • Development and implementation in R, Python

Please note that to be considered for this role you will need to hold a valid NZ Work Visa or NZ Residency or NZ Citizenship.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. If you're looking to join a top class organisation with great progression opportunities, send me through your CV as soon as you can

Job reference: JO-1801-47264

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