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Data Scientist - Consultants & Managers, Applied Intelligence

  • Apply your deep expertise in data science, machine learning and consulting skills in end to end client engagements from ideation, prototyping, solution building to operationalisation
  • Work with innovative teams and latest technologies
  • We’re changing the world fast, come with us

Explore career opportunities as you help create innovative solutions with diverse, global teams using cutting-edge technologies.

AI may be the talk of the town, but it's not a silver bullet. That's where Applied Intelligence comes in: It's our unique approach to combining AI with data, analytics and automation under a bold strategic vision to transform your business—not in silos, but across every function and every process, at scale.

We are searching for a Data Scientists with experience across vision, language, voice and machine learning to advise and execute AI applications for our existing and prospective clients and deliver value. This will be primarily focused on virtual agent work, but will differ pending on client needs.

You will be part of one global network, tapping into the deep expertise of our Applied Intelligence practice and be faced with boundaryless opportunities to excel.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Act as a key contributor in critical situations within an area of expertise (machine learning, NLP, etc) either internally for Accenture or at client engagements.
  • Articulate business impact and benefits of advanced analytics solutions via business/scientific storytelling and advanced visualisation techniques.
  • Deliver expertise around language, a component of artificial intelligence that provides computers with the ability to understand human speech as it is spoken. 
  • Design, build, develop and apply solutions that interpret human speech and translate it into text or commands. Convert audio to text by applying neural network/deep learning models.
  • Design, build, develop and apply solutions that interpret human speech and translate it into text or commands. Convert audio to text by applying neural network/deep learning models.

 

About You:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics or similar
  • Minimum one year of experience in deploying machine learning algorithms in analytics-enabled digital transformations.
  • Demonstrated experience within management consulting and the ability to effectively advise clients on AI specific solutions is highly desirable
  • Extensive hands on experience in at least one scientific programming language (preferably R or Python)
  • Proven experience in some or all of these key areas:
    • Natural Language Understanding, Conversational (Virtual Agent) solution and Narrative Science
    • Speech to text, Text to speech etc
    • Computer vision, face recognition, handwriting recognition etc
    • Apache Spark, Microsoft Azure Machine Learning, Mathematical Programmimg, Sentiment analysis etc


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Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com 

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Sonali  Arora is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.

Locations

Brisbane,Sydney

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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