Install team scientist

Install team · Cape Town, Western Cape
Department Install team
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Role Overview:


As an install team scientist you are responsible for building data representations of physical processes and running optimisation services against these models as part of the delivery of DataProphet’s award winning PRESCRIBE system.  Using the extensive tooling developed by the DataProphet team, you will critically evaluate the model output from the data representation and exercise judgement in selecting the best plant operating paradigm.



Roles and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 


  • Capturing the production plant hierarchy as a tree;
  • Generating a data representation of the material flow through the plant;
  • Training models on this representation;
  • Evaluating model output and performing qualitative and quantitative investigations;
  • Communicating modelling results to a technical audience; and
  • Preparing prescriptions for commissioning tests.


Qualifications & Experience:


  • Engineering, mathematics, science, or similar degree;
  • Experience working with manufacturing or production data would be a huge advantage;
  • Basic knowledge of Python; and
  • Principled and practical understanding of basic statistics and high level machine learning.

Note: this role does not require an expert understanding of data science or programming.

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  • Location
    Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Department
    Install team
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level