Job Description

Are you passionate about the digital transformation and modernization of the pharmaceutical and life science industries? Then you’ll love your new job at Accenture, the global hub of technology and business consulting! At Accenture, the future doesn’t just happen – we make it happen. Join an international team of innovative specialists, enrich our vibrant ecosystem with your fresh ideas, come up with insightful strategies and ingenious solutions, and work on fascinating projects for top clients. Let’s ignite a new Industrial Revolution together that will change the world for better!

Your responsibilities

  • In your pivotal role as IT and industry expert with a deep understanding of customer engagement orchestration, you’ll lead teams of data scientists and create custom IT solutions that will generate sustainable business advantages for our clients in the highly competitive pharmaceutical and life science industries.
  • Your main tasks will include designing customer recommendation algorithms, building and activating HCP (health care professional) segmentation, and developing as well as implementing market mix models.
  • After analyzing a client’s processes and requirements, you’ll develop data science use cases that will enable the clients to rise above their competitors. Additionally, you’ll help to scale said cases in different areas and for multiple regions.
  • Working along the entire data value chain, you’ll use AI technology in order to boost the profitability of every function (marketing, research, development/engineering, sales), while simultaneously keeping an eye on the overall project progression and budget.


What we’re looking forward to

  • Master’s degree (or bachelor’s degree combined with many years of solid professional track record) in informatics, computer science, software engineering, mathematics, operations research or similar quantitative field
  • Experience as data science lead with special proficiency in pharmaceutical & life science analytics and data science (ideally in a large multinational corporation), all of the “HCP” landscape (health care professionals, patients & payors) including CRM, damage, sales and lab data etc.
  • Fluent English (additional language skills are a plus) 
  • Great communication, presentation, mediation and overall social skills; availability (and eagerness) to travel; attentive and flexible mindset that enables you to quickly switch back and forth between (or simultaneously juggle) different projects

Your perks at Accenture

You are important to us as a person. This is something you’ll feel and experience daily, as our working environment is completely adjusted to you. Enjoy

  • exciting career opportunities (advancement, promotion)
  • overtime compensation
  • our workplace culture that supports diversity & inclusion
  • insurance & pension plan
  • a substantial referral bonus for each acquaintance of yours who joins us

Get in contact

Any questions? Then contact our Recruiting Team via email at or by telephone at +41 (0)44 219 5005.

We look forward to receiving your application.

We are looking for people with their own life story and out-of-the-ordinary resume. Individual, not just like the rest. Different rather than conventional. Diversity is our strength and an essential element of Accenture’s corporate culture. We want an inclusive and open working environment in which everyone can be their natural selves. Everyone is welcome to apply to Accenture, regardless of origin, creed, disability, age, nationality, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation, gender or other legally protected reasons.
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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