Company Name: Capitec Bank
Job Category: IT
Job Location: Stellenbosch South Africa
Job Reference: 170614-2
Capitec Bank is rated the best Digital Bank for 2017. Capitec’s client-centered approach requires a new platform to analyse client behavior and predict client needs. In 2016 work started on a cognitive and machine learning platform based on the Microsoft Azure infrastructure. To operate and manage the cognitive platform a number of roles were identified (Data Scientist, Data Architect and Data Engineer) as key in delivering the client insights. We need candidates with experience in machine learning, cloud and cognitive computing, data extraction and governance. We also need candidates with skills and experience in the production cycle of modelling. Exceptional candidates with natural curiosity and a hunger to learn more about the client and how to serve by providing predictive and prescriptive analytics. The purpose of the Data Engineer is to use database, software engineering and programming skills to ensure that the necessary data is properly stored on the cloud platform and is available to the Data Scientists.