Data Scientist at Nippon Paint

Apply via MyCareersFuture – Closing on 22 Feb 2024
POC: Serene Tan (


NIPSEA Group is a global leader, providing innovative solutions in the paint and coatings industry. Headquartered in Singapore, with more than 134 NIPSEA companies spread throughout 22 geographical locations, the group is Asia Pacific’s No. 1 paint and coatings manufacturer in both production and sales revenue. After more than 60 years of growth, NIPSEA Group has over 27,000 employees with 102 manufacturing facilities and operations, efficiently serving all aspects of the business, from production to customer satisfaction. With a focus on maximizing value to our customers, we push boundaries to deliver high quality solutions that work better for all our partners, tradesmen, and homeowners. The NIPSEA Group’s arsenal of solutions for the industry covers Architectural, Industrial, Automotive and Marine Coatings, as well as a range of products beyond the world of paint and coatings. We have an unyielding drive to focus on customers, providing innovation that works best for all our stakeholders. 

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  •       Implement and manage data science and AI projects throughout their life cycles to meet business and technical needs
  •       Train, validate, test and deploy data science and AI models using on-premise and cloud resources
  •       Extract, transform, load and visualize data from various sources across the company in different geographical regions
  •       Gather and translate business and technical needs from internal and external stakeholders into metrics that can be optimized by data science and AI models
  •       Collaborate closely with domain experts (e.g. chemists), IT engineers, software engineers, technology leaders and business leaders to ensure that data science and AI projects will meet business and technical needs
  •       Prepare presentations and reports on data science and AI project outcomes to facilitate management’s decision-making and strategic planning
  •       Keep abreast of latest developments and trends in data science and AI and implement innovative data science and AI models and best practices timely
  •       Enthusiastic about learning relevant domain knowledge of paints and coatings that is needed to successfully execute data science and AI projects



  •       Bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree in computer science, AI, data science, electrical engineering, statistics, mathematics or related fields
  •       Strong knowledge and expertise in data science, AI, machine learning and deep learning
  •       At least 2 – 3 years of experience with implementing data science and AI projects in a business environment
  •       Proficient in programming e.g. Python
  •       Proficient in using machine learning frameworks e.g. PyTorch, TensorFlow, Keras and scikit-learn
  •       Capable of working independently as well as in teams
  •       Excellent communication skills for presentations and reports
  •       Proficient in written and spoken English
  •       Experience with paints and coatings, chemistry or materials science is a plus



Nippon Paint

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Job type

Full time

Job location

On location

Closing Date
February 22, 2024

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