Sr. Data Scientist to assist with a Data Migration project in the Financial space

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Jul 04, 2022
Job End Date: Dec 31, 2022
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 120785
Location: Calgary, Edmonton
Our client is looking for a Sr. Data Scientist to assist with a Data Migration project in the Financial space

Must Have's:
  • 7-10 years of hand-on experience in a data science/modeling role solving high impact business problems
  • Capable to have in-depth understanding of the current SAS code and the methodology 
  • In-depth knowledge of SQL
  • Expereince with Python and various Statistics and Machine Learning packages
  • Experience with statistical methods like regression, GLM's‚Äč
Description of Work:
  • Work closely with the Business Owner and subject matter experts (SMEs) on the AMASS (Accelerated Migration of Analytics Self Service) project in Risk Management / ATB Business by Making plans and estimating work efforts to prepare the migration process.
  • Participating in the process to bring data into the GCP (Google Cloud Platform), model it and validate it.
  • Developing and / or redesigning some of the reporting and analytics for each SMEs.
  • Supporting the ongoing process of report development through governance and some level of technical support
  • Converting and /or optimizing current SAS programs to future platform (Python and or VIYA)
Nice to Have's:
  • BigQuery and GCP experience