Jetstar thrives on innovation! We are always looking to employ ambitious and proactive professionals to help our business work smarter and more efficiently. You will be encouraged to think innovatively whilst developing and maintaining best practice. What’s more, this role will see you working as part of a broader group Jetstar and Qantas structure.
The Data Scientist will form a core part of the PRM function within Jetstar. This role will perform analysis on our rich data set to drive powerful insight and create competitive advantage in our markets.
The Data Scientist will work very closely to the Senior Analysts in Pricing & Revenue Management, the Ancillary team and the Data Analytics team in order to define pricing elasticity and ideal price points.
In the role you will be required to:
Analyze, identify and describe relationships and patterns in data
Stretch yourself to discover, integrate or create new technology and methodologies
Pro-actively identify commercially valuable opportunities and define related hypotheses
Discuss data meaning and complexity with peers throughout the business
Actively engage stakeholders in the organization to understand their data requirements
Own processes and systems created from start to finish
Work alongside the Pricing and Revenue Management team across Jetstar and Qantas
Key role in supporting the culture of data-driven, customer centric decision making across Jetstar
Identify and develop the capability to track detailed competitor data and couple it to existing internal data to inform smart, customer-led, decision making
To be considered for this role you will have:
Tertiary degree (or equivalent experience) in a highly analytical discipline (e.g. statistics, mathematics, physics, computer science, engineering)
Minimum three years’ experience in competitive consumer retail markets such as energy, financial services, insurance, telecommunications or airlines
Proven track record of leading the Analytics capability within a data-driven environment
Proficient with statistical test methods (T-test, ANOVA, A/B testing methods)
Strong problem-solving skills, commercial acumen and negotiating skills
Ability to present insights and analysis in non-technical language and influence senior decision makers within the business
Familiarity with cloud environment (eg AWS) and ability to analyse large sets of data
Demonstrable experience with programming languages for machine learning (SQL, Python, R, MATLAB, etc.)
Proficient with advanced analytical techniques such as classification, regression and similarity matching and other machine learning and data science techniques.
First class communication and presentation skills and the ability to inspire a highly functional team
This is a challenging role and we will expect great results from the successful applicants. In return you will get to be part of a smart, driven, high performing team with real opportunities for you to make your mark and build your career within a great organization in an exciting industry.
Jetstar is alive with a sense of adventure. Day in and day out, our teams search for new places to fly, new ways to add value and new ideas to improve performance. If you love the road less travelled, you’ll love working here because ours is a team who innovate every day, thrive on delivery, support each other and celebrate our successes. You’ll be supported to challenge, anticipate and explore while you work will connect people and enrich lives. We encourage diversity and aim to create an environment where our employees feel valued, respected and enabled.
Applications close: 30th March, 2021.