Manager, Data Science

Star Media Group

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 21 Jun 2022

Job Description

Star Media Group Analytics team, a fast growing and passionate technology team, is looking for a Manager, Data Science to contribute building the future. You will be part of a rockstar team that loves to work hard and play hard. This team is here to shred and rebuild the envelope of data analysis in media and is responsible for some unique initiatives that will redefine the future. 

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  • Demonstrable experience in formulating and solving business problems using mathematical/statistical constructs in order to derive insight into systems. 
  • Analyze raw data: assessing quality, cleansing, structuring for downstream processing.
  • Design accurate and scalable prediction algorithms.
  • Implementation of algorithms in production, commercial environments (server-side), including object-oriented design.
  • Collaborate with engineering team to bring analytical prototypes to production.
  • Generate actionable insights for business improvements.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in quantitative field (Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
  • At least 6 years' of experience in quantitative analytics or data modeling
  • Deep understanding of predictive modeling, machine-learning, clustering and classification techniques, and algorithms
  • Fluency in a programming language (Python, C,C++, Java, SQL)
  • Familiarity with Big Data frameworks and visualization tools (Cassandra, Hadoop, Spark, Tableau)

Company Details

At The Star media group, integrated media is more than just communications. For us, it's about harnessing various touch points, so that our viewers, listeners, readers and stakeholders remain in touch, in focus and in tune with the world around them. Providing our audience with compelling content that is engaging, insightful and analytical. We help to shape society at large and are committed towards offering the best in integrated media solutions. The Star media group currently has entities in print, digital, radio, TV, events and training.