Intermediate Data Specialist Job at Workforce Africa

Workforce Africa

Intermediate Data Specialist Job at Workforce Africa,

Intermediate Data Specialist Job at Workforce Africa

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Workforce Africa is a HR solutions provider dedicated in the provision of Human Resource Management services across Africa. Our MISSION is to deliver Business Growth by leveraging on Talent.

Intermediate Data Specialist

Intermediate Data Specialist

The incumbent will be responsible for:

  • Selecting features, building, and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
  • Extending company’s data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance
  • Developing robust analytical models to address complex business problems and driving innovation


  • Knowledge of programming languages like SQL, Python, and R
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc
  • Good, applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests, and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
  • Experience with Data Visualization Tools like matplotlib, ggplot, d3.js., Tableau that help to visually encode data
  • Proficiency in handling imperfections in data

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Workforce Africa on to apply