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Data Scientist - Group Risk

Data Scientist - Group Risk

Req ID:  27666
Department:  Data Management & Analytics (39970560)
Division:  Risk (T87550)
Job Family:  Data

About the role

Role Location: Melbourne

Role Type: Permanent


Data, Insights and Systems is a team within the Group Compliance, Compliance & Operational Risk function, responsible for designing and delivering analytics and insights that drive better compliance and operational risk outcomes and maintaining and managing systems which are relied upon for compliance and operational risk processes.


As the Data Scientist, you will be supporting the advanced analytics capabilities within Group Compliance. You will work with the team to ensure that priorities are delivered and contribute towards the creation of cross functional and agile team.



What will your day look like

As a team member you will be required to build advanced data models to solve complex problems and generate sophisticated insights. This will be achieved through:


  • Developing advanced analytics models (i.e., machine learning), including the preparation and reconciliation of data and creation of interactive visualisations
  • Identifying datasets that contain both structured and unstructured data and performing advanced analytics over the data set
  • Building functional solutions that incorporate and perform Real time analytics and Predictive analytics
  • Contributing in the development of models and algorithms to assist in applying advanced mathematical techniques that improve decision making and provide insights across Group Compliance
  • Strong partnerships with Group Compliance teams and business leaders
  • Embody the organisational commitments to the AGILE methodology through actions and approach


As a member of the Data, Insights and Systems Team, you should be forward thinking, work collaboratively and inspire others to ensure a strong and mature compliance culture.

What will you bring?

To be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following:

  • Strong programming experience with Python, R and/or SQL with the ability to articulate and demonstrate good coding practices
  • Able to deliver consistent and accurate analysis, presenting current trends and emerging issues to key stakeholders
  • Strong stakeholder management, and communication skills, verbal and written across all mediums
  • Experience working across multiple streams in a fast paced, dynamic and agile environment
  • Ability to prioritise and maintain a manageable workload for teams and ensuring the delivery of highest value features first
  • Demonstrated delivery of initiatives in a timely manner and ability to navigate through ambiguous situations and opportunities
  • Sound appreciation of all aspects of compliance and operational risk
  • Builds trusted advisory relationships across the organisation with a strong ability to influence and succeed through collaboration

So, why join us?


ANZ is a great place to grow. We know our people look to their leaders to understand what is and isn’t valued.


Developing a growth mindset is at the heart of our culture. It means we actively encourage people to try new things so we can improve. With effort, we can all learn and grow.


We ask our leaders to practice daily leadership behaviours – things like connecting with empathy, empowering people, growing people selflessly, being curious and creating shared clarity. These are the leadership behaviours we need to transform ANZ. We support our leaders with tools, tips and online coaching.


ANZ recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment. We take pride in the diversity of our people and encourage applications from diverse candidates. If you are a candidate with a disability, let us know how we can provide you with additional support.


Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.


We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us about how this role can be flexible for you.

Job Posting End Date

December 9th 2022, 11.59pm, (Melbourne Australia)

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