Degree (Honours, Masters or PHD) at a NQF level 8, 9 or 10 respectively in statistics, Computer Science,
Engineering, Mathematics and/or combination of these.
Relevant data science certifications i.e. Phython, Microsoft, AWS, Hadoop, big data, machine learning, cloud
Project management/agile certifications i.e. scrum, Prince2.
A minimum of 6-8 years’ experience working on data science related projects.
A minimum of 5 years’ experience managing teams of people.
Proven experience with Python/R and tools/frameworks in the analytics/ML ecosystem i.e. numpy, pandas,
matplotlib, SciPy stack and working in Jupyter notebooks.
Experience with SQL and working with large-scale data sets.
Knowledge and practical experience in applying statistical machine learning techniques to predictive