Data Scientist

Sembcorp Industries is a leading energy, water and marine group operating across five continents worldwide. With facilities of over 10,000 megawatts of gross power capacity and close to 9 million cubic metres of water per day in operation and under development, Sembcorp is a trusted provider of essential energy and water solutions to both industrial and municipal customers. It is also a world leader in marine and offshore engineering, as well as an established brand name in urban development.
The Group has total assets of S$21 billion and employs over 7,000 employees. Listed on the main board of the Singapore Exchange, it is a component stock of the Straits Times Index and several MSCI and FTSE indices.

Sembcorp is embarking on a major transformation journey that focused on improving value, deepen market presence, capture product innovation and growth. At the core of this transformation is the Sembcorp Digital business aiming to further strengthen its leadership position through the modernization and innovation of its technology capability. Data Science and smart Analytics are critical components of the Digital strategy in Sembcorp, being used to optimize our entire value chain - from plant design and operations to building a direct to consumer retail business. As a result, Sembcorp is looking to develop a global Data Science team of talented and passionate data specialists, with a range of experience and expertise, to establish and drive strategy in collaboration with our business, functional and market leaders.

• Work closely with a world-class global engineering team, business leaders, and
the richest data sets in industry to help solve real life problems
• Develop robust Analytics solutions using state-of-the art algorithms and
platforms in Machine Learning and Optimisation, to generate insight and
foresight about our business
• Work with Cloud based Big Data platforms and tools to design and deploy
applications in collaboration with a global IT team
• Apply best practices to manage solution implementations including code design
and reviews
• Experience the excitement of working on a variety of real-world business data
challenges, with like-minded data enthusiasts both within the organisation and
our external collaboration network, and the opportunity to make a positive
impact on business through cutting-edge Analytics apps.


• MS or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field with a
solid exposure to Machine Learning and/or Optimisation applications
• About 2-5 years of experience of developing Machine Learning and Optimisation
solutions and software applications in a relevant industry
• Hands-on knowledge of working with scalable platforms for processing large
and/or complex multi-source data sets
• Experience in applying Deep Learning techniques would be an advantage
• Experience in deployment of analytics models for end-user consumption through
visual user interfaces
• Ability to communicate analytics-based insights to business stakeholder is
• Ability to build and maintain innovative products from the ground-up
• Team player with good interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
• Good in solving complex integration issues
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