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Data Scientist

Full Time, Permanent — Sydney, NSW

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Data Scientist

Brighter Together
At Brighte, we believe every Australian deserves access to a sustainable and comfortable home. How do we help Australian’s achieve this? We build innovative mobile and web platforms, responsible and seamless financial solutions, and relationships with customers and vendors that last. Our addressable market is massive and rooted in a positive mission that empowers Australian’s and the growing and critically important sustainability market. 
We have been recognised for our incredible work in diversity and inclusion and have a leadership team that is passionate about building a high-performing culture where people feel a sense of belonging. If you’re keen to work for a mission-driven company, with smart people who live and breathe Brighte’s values, have a read below. 
The Role
Opportunities like this do not come up often!
You will be a vital addition to our growing Data team, and help us build Machine Learning and AI products that make bold impacts on our products and users.
You will act as a translation point between data scientists to connect varying statistics across departments and assist on project management.
Collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders with varying technical abilities is key to scope and execute on opportunities.
Who You’ll Work With
Reporting to: Data Lead. You will work with project teams, Data Engineering and Analysts.
Who You Are
Passionate about championing a data culture and sharing your knowledge with the wider teams.
You are business minded with experience under your belt and understand the difference that the storytelling of data makes.
Of course, you are comfortable using SQL and coding (i.e. python) and can mentor others.
What You’ll Do
You will develop, deploy and maintain Machine Learning algorithms and advanced analytics products, performing deep dive analysis and drive product insights to improve business decision making
You are comfortable working cross functionally, internally and externally driving projects and providing insight, staying multiple ‘moves’ ahead of where we are.
You’ll collaborate with and support different stakeholders to identify opportunities and assist in leveraging data to drive business solutions.
What You Will Bring
Excellent analytical skills, you can identify trends, patterns and insights Experience deploying data products into production.
Demonstrated experience in deploying models.
The ability to take the lead on managing multiple projects and competing priorities
Exceptional Machine Learning and coding proficiency, and experience with data visualization (e.g. Tableau, Sisense)
We’re a high performing team and proud to be backed by investors who believe in our mission and the opportunity we have ahead of us. Airtree Ventures, Mike Cannon-Brookes’ Grok Investments, Kim Jackson and Scott Farquhar’s Skip Capital as well as Qualgro Partners continue to help us scale our teams and products. 

We’re recognised as one of Australia’s leading fintech companies, having been ranked the 6th fastest growing Technology Business in Australia in the Deloitte Fast 50/500 (2020) and winning the inaugural Finder Green Award (2020). We’ve also been recognised as a leading FinTech by the Australian Financial Review, Fintech Business Awards and KPMG. 
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