Welcome to the Suncorp Group Recruitment website

Filter results

Work type




Job Type
Leader Profile
Payband (Suncorp employees only)

Applicant sign-in

Check on the progress of your application

Sign in here

Agency sign-in

Submit and View status of applicants to Suncorp

Sign in here

Contact us

Email: recruitment@suncorp.com.au

Find Us

Find Suncorp Careers on:

Apply now Job no: 639387
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Melbourne - Inner Suburbs & CBD
Categories: Analyst, Insurance, Strategy, Corporate & Professional Services, Team Member, Pay Band 5

Consultant Data Science

  • Apply your creative and innovative thinking to solving complex problems using your data science skills
  • Pursue your passion for learning and getting things done
  • Melbourne CBD location

About the role

The data science team aspires to create value from data through the use of advanced analytics, cognitive computing and AI.
The role of Consultant Data Science is accountable for creating core data, models and algorithmic components that form part of data science/advanced analytics solutions, uplifting the group’s BI capability and provide innovative data science outcomes to enhance our customer experience.

Some Key Accountabilities

  • Be an active participant in an analytical modelling community of practice that shares ideas and techniques across Data Science.
  • Engage with business stakeholders understand their pain points, identify opportunities and contribute to developing advanced analytical/data science solutions that can create real value for them.
  • Contribute to the evaluation of possible data sources and analytical techniques that could be used to provide a superior business outcome.
  • Participate in and/or lead the design and technical development of data science initiatives (data, models, algorithms advice etc.)
  • Provide subject matter expertise and possess exceptional technical capability in one or more areas of data science/predictive modelling.

Successful Data Scientist will have:

  • An advanced technical tertiary qualification (statistics, actuarial, engineering, maths etc) is needed.
  • A wealth of experience in commercial complex data science/advanced analytics, with a specialist skill set.
  • Solid Technical Knowledge with R, Python & SAS.
  • Experience in delivering complex multivariate predictive analytics solutions in a commercial context (such as, predictive modelling, text analytics and optimisation algorithms). Understanding of digital data and analytical applications in near real time would be highly advantageous.
  • A desire to continually upskill and adapt technical skills to the changing data science technical landscape.
    Need to have a curious mind that doesn’t accept the status quo.
  • Willingness to experiment to show new ways in which data can be used, and to disseminate positive and negative results

What Suncorp will offer:

  • High potential career development opportunities at an ASX top 20 company on the move
  • A professional, supportive and friendly culture
  • A range of corporate and life style benefits
  • Employer of choice for gender equality

Click to apply or for more information contact Daniel Kefalas on 02 8121 3220

Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend