Principal Data Scientist

Job Title: Principal Data Scientist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/5/2022
Reference: CR/011055_1650433503
Contact Name: Simmi Vakharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2022 17:45

Job Description

  • May Start | Canberra Location
  • 12 months contract with further 12 months extension
  • NV1 Clearance Essential

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.


FinXL are looking for a Data Scientist to develop strategy frameworks and support Artificial Intelligence (AI) capability initiatives.


The client employs a variety of AI approaches across computer vision, natural language processing, radio frequency signal processing, multi-modal fusion, process optimisation, data visualisation, human computer interfaces, decision support and robotic autonomous systems.

  • Demonstrated experience designing, developing and/or contributing to enterprise or organisational AI and/or data strategies.
  • Demonstrated experience in leading or managing Artificial Intelligence adoption and/or implementation of an AI strategy in an enterprise context in a company of over 100 full time equivalent personnel.
  • Principal or Chief Data Scientist experience including management of data science & engineering teams, coordination of AI projects as well as research and development.

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send in your application to Simmi and you can call on 02 6243 6460 to discuss further.

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.