By | March 15, 2021

Chief Data & Analytics Officer Vacant Position at Bank Windhoek Closing 24th March, 2021

Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Recruiter : Bank Windhoek
REF: BNKW/DIGI/DGSS/BK/Chief Data and Analytics Officer/Namibia/110321

Advert Details

Recruiter: Bank Windhoek
End Date: 2021-03-24
Category: Banking / Finance And Investment
Contract: Permanent
Location: Namibia
Available: ASAP  
Offer: To Be Discussed

The role of the Chief Data and Analytics Officer is primarily to seek out opportunities to create commercial value from data, through the application of data science, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). Furthermore, the role will also be responsible to drive and oversee the establishment of an enabling Data Governance framework within the organization covering the elements of strategy, ownership, curatorship, policies, processes, and data quality – with the intention to effectively democratize data for use by the business and power data-driven decision-making.

Job Specification…

Experience and expertise in the following: modeling/mathematics, data mining, and data analysis
Highly competent at leading data governance, data quality and data management initiatives
Proven experience in applying and scale-up of real-time analytics methods. Expertise in the use of applied analytics and predictive/prescriptive analytics, multivariate testing, and optimization algorithms
Strong fundamental knowledge of probability theory, stochastic systems, Bayesian inference
Good exposure and use of analytic software tools or languages such as Python, R, SQL, Matlab, SAS, SPSS
Track record for driving execution of change initiatives in a business
Excellent data visualization, presentation and communication/report writing skills.
Excellent knowledge of data science tools like python, SQL, SAS and AI/ML environments
Deep understanding of fundamentals of probability and statistics

Minimum Requirements…
Master’s degree (PhD preferred) in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, or any other related quantitative field.
10-15 years relevant experience in data/analytics
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All applications will be screened to ensure applicants are fit and proper person. Screening criteria will be determined by the Bank from time to time.