Job description

pointData is an Australian owned and based predictive analytics company that provides superior property and planning advice based on state of the art algorithms driven by artificial intelligence. pointData’s aim is to better inform people’s decisions, help business grow and assist policy makers to shape our cities. pointData has a strong management team, high calibre data scientists and systems engineers with extensive modelling experience, advised by property and planning professionals with Australia-wide residential property and development, urban planning and spatial data experience.

As a Data Scientist, in consultation with peers and management, you will be responsible for furthering pointData's technical capabilities via data engineering, data science and software development. The Data Scientist will document development efforts in accordance with project design goals and best practices as well as manage data structure designs and implementation.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Formulate and lead analytical studies against large data-sets
  • Design, implement and validate machine learning and other predictive models to deliver commercial outcomes
  • Develop and apply statistical methods for analysis and validation
  • Plan and carry out data collection, conversion and processing pipelines
  • Design and employ systems related to data storage, automation, delivery and validation
  • Support software development with a focus on Python projects


Key Requirements:

  • Demonstrate capability in all areas of responsibility with at least 5 years of experience
  • Ability to deliver fit for purpose automated valuation models across Australian States and Territories where data is available
  • Experience with significant proportion of contributed code to pass the peer review process with limited rework requirements
  • Exceptional organisational and project management skills, ability to manage multiple projects, ability to meet deadlines, and strong attention to detail
  • Relevant tertiary qualification and/or industry experience


If you are a dynamic, motivating, and entrepreneurial minded individual with an internal drive to continuously hit goals, this is the role for you! You will be working with a highly enthusiastic team with a passion to create change for the whole organisation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Ash Nair on 08 8216 3517 for a confidential discussion.


pointData is an Australian owned and based predictive analytics company that provides superior property and planning advice based on state of the art algorithms driven by artificial intelligence. pointData’s aim is to better inform people’s decisions, help business grow and assist policy makers ...

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