Bilingual Japanese Junior Data Scientist

An International Firm is seeking a Junior Data Scientist to work closely with the internal audit team responsible for establishing data pipelines and conducting analyses of various financial and operational data. Initially, will be heavily involved in identifying opportunities to leverage data, testing phototype datasets, and creating dashboards using BI tools (Tableau/Power BI). As the data-driven operation matures, will be focusing more on the automation/streamlining of datasets, analyses, and analytics computations using programming languages such as Python.


  • Conduct basic and statistical analysis on financial and operational data
  • Identify relevant data sources and gain access to the following company policies
  • Conduct explanatory data analysis to assess the integrity of the data, as well as to attain a basic understanding of the dataset
  • Conduct hypothesis testing and draw statistical inferences
  • Communicate results through standardized reporting and visualizations using tools such as Tableau and/or Power BI
  • Preparation of datasets for analyses, which includes data cleansing, standardization, validation, etc.
  • Design and create data pipelines for standard datasets from enterprise databases such as SAP
  • Engineer unstructured datasets into structured ones using custom scripts/programs
  • Collaborate with other data science teams to drive data initiatives


  • Degree in a quantitative discipline, such as statistics, economics, accounting, or related subjects
  • Min 2 years of working experience as a data analyst or similar role
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Experience in statistical concepts, working in data processing and analysis
  • Experience in programming/scripting languages such as Python, and PowerShell
  • Experience in business intelligence tools such as Tableau and Power BI
  • Basic knowledge of accounting
  • Ability to work with large database
  • Knowledge of ERPs such as SAP and Oracle, especially on standard reports and tables
  • Japanese language skills preferred
  • To be able to work independently; able to manage workload and take ownership of the assignment /project
  • Superb people skills and communication skills. To be able to collaborate effectively with other departments