Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Data Visualization & Communication
Full Time
The Employer

Our company is the national connectivity and digital infrastructure provider and the country’s leading integrated telco; offering a comprehensive suite of communication services and solutions in fixed (telephony and broadband), mobility, content, WiFi, ICT, Cloud and smart services. The company is driven by stakeholder value creation in a highly competitive environment; and places emphasis on delivering an enhanced customer experience via continuous customer service quality improvements and innovations, whilst focusing on increased operational efficiency and productivity.

As the enabler of the nation’s digital aspiration, the company has been at the forefront of each telecommunication technology evolution in the country, and will continue to do so. It provides the communications backbone of the country with the widest connectivity and convergence network. The company remains committed to continue to expand its network with a comprehensive digital infrastructure - as its moves beyond connectivity services into new value-added digital services - to serve a more digital lifestyle and society, digital businesses and digital Government – towards making, “Life and Business Easier, for a better country”.

Perks & Benefits
  • Medical
  • Miscellaneous Allowances
Mission and goals

We are more than just your communications provider, we are the enabler of the country's Digital Nation/Digital Economy aspiration, an institution with a higher purpose - towards empowering the country's digital aspirations and making Life and Business easier, for a better country.

Culture

Our company remains committed to continue to expand its network with a comprehensive digital infrastructure - as its moves beyond connectivity services into new value-added digital services - to serve a more digital lifestyle and society, digital businesses and digital Government – towards making, “Life and Business Easier, for a better country”.

Responsibility
  • Plan, conduct and execute research & development (R&D) activities based on the project assignments and role in an integrated, timely, cost effective and high quality manner in accordance with division’s strategic and operating objectives by contributing core skills needed to propel the team towards the age of Artificial Intelligence.·          
  • Plan and deliver research projects under Data Science Unit.·           
  • Work independently and provide adequate data and statistics support to project’s team.·           
  • Play the role of a data scientist, from data exploration, insight discovery, to implementation of advance analytic algorithms such as machine learning and deep neural network.·           
  • Be a strong contributor in the research projects, an active team member and assist each other to ensure successful execution of projects.·           
  • Explore business problems and generate insights through data source exploration, visualization, and prediction techniques.·           
  • Be a team player that actively contributes ideas and initiatives to team, and independently complete assignments.·           
  • Deliver reports and documentations as needed by project leader professionally.·           
  • Participate in technical papers / copyright / patent publication locally as well as internationally upon approval.·           
  • Support product management in creating innovative data products and solutions.·           
  • Continuously seek out latest technologies within the domain and strengthen the unit’s R&D capabilities.·           
  • Support IPR initiatives such as scientific paper publication, patent and copyright where applicable.
Skillset Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics/Applied Statistics/Computer Science or similar qualification or relevant working experience (minimum 5 years for senior)·        
  • Evidence of strong mathematical, statistical, or actuarial background.·        
  • Experienced in AI related skills such as machine learning, predictive analytics, and statistical modelling.·        
  • Proficient in programming and such as SQL, R and Python.·        
  • Proficient in statistical modelling tools such as MATLAB and SAS.·        
  • Proficient in big data platform such as Hadoop, Spark, ElasticSearch, Kibana.·        
  • Proficient in data visualization tools such as Tableau, Qlik Sense, and D3.·        
  • Strong background in research with list of publications, research projects, IPR activities or scientific award/honour.·        
  • Flexible and adaptable to any changes within a short notice.·        
  • Working knowledge and experiences in design thinking and agile methodology.·        
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and analysis skills and has a strong interest in research and software development.·        
  • Able to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals.·        
  • Able to perform under minimum supervision, work independently and deliver quality work under tight deadlines.·        
  • Able to work well in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple projects at the same time.·        
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills with both internal and external stakeholders.·        
  • Passionate about learning and staying updated in emerging trends and technologies.