- Duty station: Jakarta, Indonesia
- Education & Work Experience: Bachelor Degree – 6 year(s) experience / Master’s Degree – 2 years experience
- Contract type: SC8
- Vacancy Type: Local
Under the supervision of the Data Innovation and Policy Lead, the data scientist works closely with the Pulse Lab Jakarta Research team, supporting the analysis and deriving insights from different types of data sets, such as big data, small data, survey data, and official statistics to solve problems for development and humanitarian action.
S/he must be able to work with a variety of data types, programming languages and computer platforms. S/he must be comfortable with both hands-on development and research support and have a very good understanding of machine learning as well as statistics including probability, regression, statistical modeling, and statistical inference. S/he must be adept at both understanding the information content of data and transforming and preparing it for analytical and reporting purposes.