Analyst AI & Data Science

Date:  8 Jul 2024

Perth, AU

  • Monday to Friday | Perth Roster
  • Competitive salary and three annual bonus schemes
  • Free onsite parking at the Remote Operational Centre (ROC)
  • Company contribution towards private health cover for employees and immediate family


About the role:

The Digital Innovation team is currently seeking an Analyst AI & Data Science to join them on a Monday – Friday roster based at Perth. Reporting to the Principal AI & Data Science, you will be responsible for developing new AI and data science solutions to solve high profile business problems as well as supporting and maintaining existing analytics solutions.


  • Ensuring data science & AI solutions are built with sustainability and supportability in mind.
  • Set a good example by effectively using modelling and source code governance/management technologies (e.g. git, mlflow)
  • Monitor the Azure cloud platform for faults daily and identify opportunities for platform and solution improvement and simplification.
  • Lead by example and set the benchmark standard for high quality support documentation.
  • Keep up to date with new analytics technology and industry best practice – recommend capability expanding improvements.
  • Grow the adoption of AI at Roy Hill.
  • Develop innovative and effective approaches to solve AI and analytics problems and communicate and document both results and methodologies.
  • Work in an iterative manner with stakeholders to validate findings.
  • Present the rationale in easy-to-understand terms for business stakeholders.


Skills and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Java, C#, Scala highly desirable)
  • Experience in a data science related field
  • Experience in the mining industry highly desirable
  • Strong knowledge of both statistical modelling and modern machine learning techniques
  • Demonstrated experience in working with mining data (e.g. Fleet management, historian, delay accounting, SAP)


Perth ROC Facilities:

  • Free on-site parking at remote operational centre (ROC)
  • Modern spacious office with break-out facilities
  • In-house café providing variety of hot & cold food options and barista coffee
  • Flexi Leave available to all Perth based office staff
  • Flexible working hours outside of core business hours
  • Active social club with community events and activities for employees
  • Lifestyle, Learning and Recreation initiative which provide events for your family


About the Company:

Roy Hill is a world class mining company, leading the way through innovative, integrated mining rail and port operations, to export iron ore safely and efficiently from West Australia’s Pilbara region.


We are a company where people matter. We support our team to reach their full potential by providing generous benefits and opportunities, empowering them to actively contribute to our success and that of our state and country.


We are committed to the use of new technologies that results in higher quality product, less waste, improved efficiencies and above all, a safer workplace. Our integrated next generation mine, rail and port operations enable the sustained low-cost production of iron ore at a consistent quality and grade, allowing us to respond to changing market cycles.


We are proud to collaborate and work in partnership with the communities in which we operate, supporting programs and initiatives that help achieve positive outcomes and leave a lasting legacy.

We are dedicated to minimising our environmental footprint, designing our operations to optimise the rehabilitation of the land when and where mining has been completed.


We are Roy Hill.


Equal Opportunity:

Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we proudly encourage indigenous Australians, Veteran personnel and females to apply. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination.

We are proud of our relationships with our Traditional Owners and value the difference these partnerships make to the success of the project and to the lives of the people on whose land we operate.


How to apply


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To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.


Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.