African Bank Teller Jobs – Operational Resilience Data Scientist

Website African Bank Limited

Job Responsibilities:

  • Seeks assistance to overcome obstacles as they may arise
  • Enable audit and validations to be performed
  • Obtain final sign of implementation
  • Use the combined real-time insights of VAA and VRM to achieve better transaction authorization performance and ongoing improvement to rules.
  • Create data sets as required for ad hoc analysis
  • Enhance data documentation where possible
  • Track account activity, learn from previous transactions and manage the performance of rules.
  • Engages positively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop a descriptive or predictive mathematical or statistical model making use of available statistical tools
  • Understands and delivers on agreed deliverables and business owner’s objectives
  • Leverage the real-time insights of VAA and VRM to support ABHL risk strategies and risk tolerances.
  • Ensure proactive management of the rules with to eliminate possible compromises and threats through fraud detection and enable better decisioning and more effective risk management.
  • Maintain complete documentation of any follow up changes
  • Test and validate functionality of the implementation process
  • Monitor models to determine predictive power is maintained on an ongoing basis
  • Prepare a project plan in terms of requirements for completion of model
  • Validate the model in terms of requirements
  • Analyse data in respect of models where outcomes are not in line with expectations to identify causes for variances
  • Keeps stakeholders informed of progress
  • Prepare and analyse data and enhance fraud and risk rules through Visa Risk Manager and Visa Advanced Authorisation Risk Management Tools
  • Document data wrangling steps clearly
  • Ensure solutions developed can be practically implemented
  • Monitor the effectiveness of the rules and execute modifications based on emerging fraud trends.
  • Alternative models, approaches and methodologies
  • Find new data sources
  • Find new ways of utilising and absorbing diverse data sources for business problems and to maximise value from data

Job Requirements:

  • VAA / VRM data management and rules optimisation
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in VAA / VRM data management and rules optimisation. 3 years’ experience in data science or analytics or academic or financial role will be an advantage.
  • SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Card risk data experience
  • Ability and willingness to learn and try new approaches
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Conflict management skills
  • Relationship management
  • Knowledge of banking and working domain specific knowledge (e.g. fraud) for which problem is being solved
  • Degree or relevant qualification with quantitative subjects or relevant professional certification
  • Degree in Data Science or AI or Computer Science or Econometrics or Engineering or Statistics or Actuarial Science or similar or relevant professional certification
  • Enjoys solving difficult problems
  • Card risk data experience and Academic experience
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to influence peers
  • Strong Analytical skills
  • People Management skills

Job Details:

Company: African Bank Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Midrand, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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