Data Analyst

Full-time - Permanent - Sydney CBD

Date posted
19 September 2020
Applications close
21 February 2020
  • Build your career in Analytics
  • Central CBD location, five minutes from Wynyard
  • Work in an environment that supports you to be your personal best

Join Customer Analytics @ Rest, be mentored by our Data Scientist, lots of opportunies for development within analytical modelling.

About Us
As one of Australia’s largest profit-to member superannuation funds, our mission is to help our members achieve their personal best retirement outcomes. We work with 176 thousand employers and have over 1.9 million members playing a role in the futures of around one in six working Australians.

Our team at Rest enjoy a positive culture built around our core values “The Rest Effect”. We seek excellence in everything we do, are dynamic and innovative in the way we work, are always accountable, we are champions of our members and we succeed together.

About the Job 
Based in our Customer Analytics team, your role as a Data Analyst will support the Data Scientist in finding innovative connections through data mining that provide the business with deep insights into the current and likely future behaviour of Rest’s members and employers.

This is an ideal opportunity to build a career within a leading profit for member fund who’s strategic goals are built around data utilisation.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Data mining or analytical modelling, predictive and prescriptive analytics and modelling.
  • Development of customer segmentation, value measurement within the analytics environment
  • Improve the data landscape through value added enhancements
  • Data summarization to provide insights or forecasting into the future based on patterns identified from past and current data.
  • Contribute to the design and development of analytical projects designed to understand key business behaviours
  • Develop forecasts, statistical models, segmentation schemes, and data-driven analyses
  • Discover new opportunities to optimise the business through predictive and personalisation analytics and modelling.

About You:
  • Education Level: Degree in Computer science, Engineering, Maths, Stats or relevant quantitative fields
  • Good SQL or database system knowledge. Able to handle data running into millions of rows.
  • Experience with working in Linux environment is a plus.
  • Experience with R/Python or other coding language eg java, perl highly regarded
  • Worked in Machine learning/Forecasting/Analytics domain or willing to upskill quickly in Machine learning domain.

At Rest we believe that everyone has the power to make a difference and we offer an inclusive and diverse environment that values the qualities and backgrounds that our people bring to the team. We encourage open and diverse thinking, collaboration, innovation and high performance.

We value and support our team members by offering a great range of benefits, including but not limited to;
  • flexible work environment
  • an open plan and modern office
  • free fruit
  • health and wellbeing programs
  • tailored development plans to support you to achieve your personal best career outcome

If this sounds like you, apply now by submitting your resume and an optional covering letter summarising your experience and outlining why you are interested in the role or email

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Please note only people with the right to work in Australia will be considered. 
To apply, click on the “Apply Now” button, fill in the form, attach your CV and cover letter addressing the points above. We look forward to hearing from you.