Website Qatar Airways
Job Title – Senior Data Science Specialist
Company Name – Qatar Airways
Job Location – Doha (Hamad International Airport)
Apply Process – Online
As a senior data science specialist, you will lead a team of analysts, who will design and build analytics methods, solutions, and products for pricing, where data solutions are the basis. Using expertise in mathematics and statistics and a good understanding of airline data, you will deliver solutions that are relevant to the business context and increase the value of the drive.
You will be responsible for planning and executing strategies to achieve the Revenue Management (RM) Department goal of implementing more data, science, and technology to deliver results to meet revenue targets (including RASK). The role requires you to collaborate with IT stakeholders, data analysts, and business users and adopt common tools and technologies that build synergy and bring value.
In this role, you will translate sophisticated data science concepts to help them understand and make the business available and transformed in a meaningful way. You will work with RM data sources, for example, using your skills in computer science, statistics, and/or machine learning, to deliver revenue-generating solutions. Interpret the requirements of RM and other stakeholders, analysts and experts to develop efficient and reliable solutions that will help improve the quality of decisions to deliver revenue. You will communicate findings, key information, and insights into the business and make relevant recommendations to optimize existing business strategies. You will also provide comprehensive reports with management reviews and decision-making recommendations. You will need to use and implement modern development tools (such as R., Python, Spark) and write code to deliver solutions that drive innovation.
We are looking for a passionate, high-energy person who has an excellent understanding of economics, as well as sales and distribution knowledge. Experience working as a data science specialist within Ekline’s revenue management department would be ideal. You must have experience overseeing a team of data science experts, the ability to delegate tasks, set clear instructions, and manage workflow. Strong mentoring and coaching skills are also required.
To be successful in this role you must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in related disciplines such as mathematics and statistics, computer science, or engineering, with at least 6 years of job-related experience within the airline industry. You will need an expert understanding of statistics, operations research, and methods of forecasting and optimization. You must also have an expert level understanding of IT-related topics, and a good understanding of the airline business process.
This role demands a high level of energy and intelligence. In addition, you must have excellent communication and presentation skills.
To apply for this job please visit careers.qatarairways.com.