•Master’s degree in a quantitative field (Econometrics, Computer Science, Business Administration, Quantitative Marketing) with a specific emphasis on statistics/(big) data mining/data science etc.
•0 to 2 years of hands on experience in analysing data through statistical modelling and machine learning to tackle business questions.
•Excellent communication and presentation skills: able to explain Analytics in non-technical terms to business users (C-level, line managers, etc.)
•You manage some of the main statistical software packages (R, SAS, SPSS, etc.), SQL and programming languages (Python, R, C, VBA, etc.), machine learning techniques (Neural Networks, Random Forest, etc. ), machine learning solutions (Google Tensorflow, IBM Watson) and visualization (Tableau, QlikView, SAS VA, D3, etc.)
•Sharp analytical capabilities combined with the ability to develop and transform concepts into pragmatic and innovative solutions
•Effective communication in Dutch/French and English
•Knowledge of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Aster, Spark, etc.
•Knowledge of cloud-based solutions such as Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.
•Cross-industry experience appreciated
•Previous consulting experience is considered a plus
•Showing extra-curricular experiences in the area of analytics and a clear interest in the digital world.
Your Future Working environment
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 415,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
If you join Accenture you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.
Next to our excellent terms of employment and fringe benefits, we invest considerable resources to provide on-going training that builds and extends professional, technical and management skills in all areas. At Accenture, you will operate in a professional environment where entrepreneurship is hugely encouraged. Together with international colleagues you will work on high impact projects for many of the Fortune 500.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.