New Zealand

Graduate Data Scientist

About TRA

TRA is an award-winning insight agency with a particular passion for data-driven insights. 'We know people. We use intelligent analysis to put people at the heart of the organisations we work with, to bring the customer’s voice into the heart of business.'

The role: 

TRA are looking for a Graduate Data Scientist to design, conduct and deliver truly innovative analytics based on a variety of data sources across a range of different clients and industries.

Reporting to the Data & Analytics Director and sitting within a close-knit team of 5, this is your opportunity to think, create, and connect. Through performing, building and maintaining advanced statistical models and machine learning; you will be creatively weaving together insights to build a story from data; visualising and communicating results in a meaningful way; and integrating and manipulating giant structured and unstructured data sets to discover patterns and drive business strategy for our clients. 


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in a subject such as Advanced Analytics, Applied Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, and/or Engineering Science 
  • A solid grounding in the use of statistical programmes
  • Coding experience in a number of languages
  • An understanding of the application of statistical analysis techniques such as Regression, Clustering, Factor analysis or Discriminant analysis

TRA work in a collaborative way and value clarity and excellence, so you are a team player, who is open to new ideas and has the ability to think innovatively to find solutions. 

Why choose TRA? 

TRA offer a strong learning and development programme, the opportunity to be involved in innovative projects and a competitive graduate salary. Based in the Britomart area with cool open plan offices and easy access to public transport, the team at TRA enjoy regular social events and team get togethers.