Process Data Analyst – Somerset West – Ref: 1208469


Ref: 1208469

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Process Data Analyst who will be responsible for supporting the Productivity Monitoring and Diagnosis division by providing subject matter expertise and data analysis expertise on mineral processing operations, especially in the context of smart sensors as well as flotation operations.

The success incumbent will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in (Chemical, Process, Mineral Processing or Metallurgical) together with 3 years relevant experience.

Position details:

Execution of research and development client contracts: conceptualization of research hypothesis, creation and tracking of research project plan, research investigations through literature surveys,
experimental campaign design, data analysis, statistical modelling, management of client expectations through regular and collaborative interaction, compilation and communication of research results.
Technical investigations for client consulting contracts: collaborating with client to understand process context (e.g., through process control diagrams), process data compilation and extraction, data pre-processing/ wrangling, statistical analysis (e.g., model training and evaluation), collaboration with client in order to create and validate economic performance functions, reporting of results Data analytics conceptualization and development for internal product/service development.
Support of smart sensor service level agreements and continuous remote process monitoring and diagnostic services with technical investigations.
Solutions consulting support (identifying client pain points, matching requirements to exiting solutions, identifying requirements for further product/service development, quantifying potential/actual benefit of products/services based on historical data and plant context).

Location (country, city): Somerset West

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelors Degree in (Chemical, Process, Mineral Processing or Metallurgical).
3+ years relevant experience.
Experience in Data Analysis applied to a mineral processing context (e.g. data cleaning, statistical modelling, machine learning).
Industrial flotation processes domain knowledge and experience.
Excellent communicator and good inter-personal skills, especially in cross-discipline and cross company collaborations.
Proficiency in data analysis software (e.g., Python, Matlab), including data wrangling.
Proficiency in report writing and client presentations.
Proficiency in word processing, presentation, and spreadsheet software (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
Medically fit must be able to pass medical examinations at mines.
Fluent in English (written and spoken).

Desired Requirements:
Extensive experience in flotation in industrial mineral processing
Experience in applied machine learning in industrial contexts
Mineral processing site experience
Ability to multi-task between several projects at a time
Project value quantification experience
Technical proposal writing experience
Advanced Process Control knowledge
Post Graduate degree/diploma in data analysis

Company Description:

Industrial IT company

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Process Data Analyst – Somerset West – Ref: 1208469

Process Data Analyst 

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