Job Location: Stavanger
Regional Description: Norway
Job Number: 00624387 00624387_en
Accenture is creating a Digital Hub in Stavanger, and is looking for Data Scientists
Accenture’s Digital practice is looking for Data Scientists to join our Applied Intelligence team in our new Digital Hub in Stavanger. In Applied Intelligence, we turn data into actionable insights in the new digitalized world.
We combine Artificial Intelligence with deep Industry and Analytics expertise to help our clients embrace intelligent technologies confidently and responsibly.
Read more from https://www.accenture.com/no-en/applied-intelligence-index
We are looking for both Junior (1-4 years), Senior (4-8 years) and Experts (8+ years) to work in client facing roles.
We expect you have a Master’s Degree or PhD in relevant disciplines.
Experience from oil and gas industry is valued, but not a requirement.
Junior Data Scientist:
We are looking for Analytics practitioner with working experience of various statistical tools, software and statistical algorithms. You should be capable of writing algorithms and developing statistical models as well as partially automate the models for ongoing updates.
The junior data scientists should also be capable of performing descriptive analytics and develop first hand self-service visualizations and interactive dashboards that can be handed over to business for ongoing enhancements by business users.
This role need guidance on business and what algorithms to use for solving a specific business problem.
Experience: 1-4 years of relevant experience
You preferably have some of the following qualifications and interest to grow in others:
Senior Data Scientist:
We are looking for Data Scientists capable of understanding business problems with minimal guidance, and ability of choosing right analytics methods. In addition to working knowledge of statistical models and algorithms she/he needs to bring expertise in one or more functional areas such as:
We expect you to be well articulated and capable of handling client conversations.
In addition, you preferably have some of the following qualifications and interest to grow in others:
Experience: 4-8 years of relevant experience
Expert Data Scientist:
We are looking for an Expert level Data Scientist with wide area of experience from Advanced Analytical Modelling, Algorithms and Statistical Modelling, who is capable of solving highly complex industry problems specific to business functions and digital programs.
The Expert Data Scientist resource will identify opportunities to leverage data science and advanced analytics to improve processes, reduce cost, increase sales, improve product and service experience. He/she is capable of identifying and solving business problems by using analytics that is new and innovative for which solutions does not necessarily exist today.
The Expert brings relevant industry experience from Oil & Gas. Following are the key contribution areas of Expert Data Scientist:
Analytics Techniques: Segmentation, Demand Planning, Warranty Analytics, Optimization models, Association Rules, Deep Learning, Reinforcement learning
Statistical Methods: Regression, Constraints based model, Erlang Model, CHAID, Clustering, Support Vector Machine, Forecasting (ARIMA, Single smoothing, double smoothing etc), Hidden Markov Models, Linear programming, Conjoint Analysis etc.
Tools: Python, R, Azure ML, Microsoft workbench, SAS, Tensorflow, Keras, Power BI, Tableau, Qlik
Experience: 8+ years of relevant experience
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