Access Bank Plc recruitment for Data Scientists

Access Bank Plc is a financial institution with presence in 9 countries in Africa and the United Kingdom and in all major cities in Nigeria. Also referred to as the Africa’s Bank of Best Practice, Access Bank operates on a platform of strong ethics, governance and professionalism.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Data Scientist (Special Purpose Vehicle)
Job Description

  • This recruitment seeks to identify potential data science talents who have been sourced from the just concluded data hack and Data science of Nigeria.
  • The identified talents would be assigned to product within the Bank for data analysis.


  • Engaged in some previous projects in school(past projects).
  • Participation in at least one summit/competition organised by data science of Nigeria or any other relevant professional body.
  • Scoring of Data Model on Kaggle.
  • Willingness to learn & grow: Takes correction and immediately implements it during the interview.
  • Professionalism:The candidate’s response to an ethical question.
  • Background:Impact of the candidate’s background on his/her value system.
  • Commitment to the Bank: Has Researched about the Bank and shows an interest to join.
  • Demostrates fair idea of the usage of data analytics and engineering tools which include but not limited to Seaborn, Microsoft Azure, Jupyter Notebook et al.
  • Demonstrates fair idea of data analytics principles and frameworks.
  • Passion for Excellence: How driven is the candidate.


  • This would enhance analytics capability to support business decisions for some of our products.
  • This would ensure we leverage big data analytics for enhanced customer satisfaction.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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