Senior Mathematician (DBN) (HLR6497)

Location: Durban

Remuneration: Market related

HLR Reference #: HLR6497

Environment: Senior Mathematician (DBN) (HLR6497)


Purpose of the role:

  • Develop mathematical models
  • Identify and articulate innovative opportunities to product design
  • Assess the influence of features on performance
  • Ensure design results in desired user experience
  • Create theoretical models to articulate statistical features in products
  • Create simulations to assess accuracy of work
  • Create XML configuration to apply product
  • Complete all relevant documentation
  • Contribute to the improvement of mathematical tools
  • Automate and streamline processes
  • Share knowledge with maths society and mentor junior team members


Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Tertiary qualification in Mathematics or Computer Engineering with “A” grade marks
  • +6 years’ experience with strong analytics and development background
  • Solid mathematical and statistical modelling work experience
  • Advanced Ms Excel and C# language experience
  • Advanced domain and product knowledge
  • Prior experience in mentorship


Skills Required:

  • Collaborative team member
  • Flexible and organised
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels of the organisation
  • Self-motivated and pro-active


Our Client is an employment equity employer; therefore preference for this position will be given to candidates whose appointment will enhance representivity.  If you do not hear from us within 1 month of the closing date, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful. All qualifications and certificates will be verified. Our Client reserves the right not to fill the position. Candidates may be expected to undergo psychometric testing. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and to provide the evaluation results.


Consultant: Philisiwe Luthuli