Senior Data Scientist – Analysing healthcare data!
The successful candidate will be required to perform detailed analyses, build statistical models and provide advice in health risk responsibility. The role will also involve the management of a small team of actuarial / statistical analysts.
The Position: We’re looking for a vibrant Statistician to Data Scientist to be based permanently in Cape Town.
How to Apply:
For your application to be considered, please email your CV to Tatum Martin on email@example.com – only candidates with suitable experience will be contacted.
Completed Matric – essential
Completed Degree in Actuarial or Data Science – essential
Qualified Actuary with at least 1 year post qualification experience – a must have
Holder of a Master’s Degree in Actuarial Science or Data Science – highly advantageous
SAS / SQL experience
Advanced spreadsheet skills (Excel / Macros)
A thorough knowledge of data manipulation and management
Experience in the Medical Scheme industry
Must reside in Cape Town – essential
Must be a team player
Must be dedicated and hard working
Own reliable transport a must have
Must be South African with a valid South African ID
Analysing healthcare data and interpret results
Advise internal clients and co-develop risk management products
Develop and maintain statistical models
Implement flexible data handling and reporting solutions using a variety of software platforms
Manage and develop a team of analysts
General analytic support
Keep up to date with global health risk management initiatives
Work references, criminal checks and qualification checks will be done on the successful candidate.
We will reply on applications that get shortlisted only. Therefore, please deem your application as unsuccessful if you have not received feedback after 7 days.