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Data Science Consultant

Job Location: Riyadh

Regional Description: Saudi Arabia

Job Number: 00690054

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- Job description

Job Title : Data Science Consultant (Oil and Gas Industry)

Level : Consultant

Location : Riyadh

 

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 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

 

Accenture Digital, comprised of Applied Intelligence, Accenture Interactive and Industry X.0., offers a comprehensive portfolio of business and technology services across digital marketing, mobility and analytics. From developing digital strategies to implementing digital technologies and running digital processes on their behalf, Accenture Digital helps clients leverage connected and mobile devices; extract insights from data using analytics; and enrich end-customer experiences and interactions, delivering tangible results from the virtual world and driving growth. To learn more about Accenture Digital, follow us @AccentureDigi and visit www.accenture.com/digital.

Applied Intelligence, part of Accenture Digital, helps clients to use analytics and artificial intelligence to drive actionable insights, at scale.  Applied Intelligence applies sophisticated algorithms, data engineering and visualization to extract business insights and help clients turn those insights into actions that drive tangible outcomes – to improve their performance and disrupt their markets. 

With deep industry and technical experience, Applied Intelligence provides services and solutions that include, but are not limited to: analytics-as-a-service through the Accenture Insights Platform, continuous intelligent security, machine learning, and IoT Analytics. For more information, follow us @ISpeakAnalytics and visit www.accenture.com/analytics.

Key responsibilities:

  • Build, implement and hand-hold client teams in various analytical and modeling initiatives
  • Train key internal team members on usage of the built models
  • Contribute actively in various business development efforts and demonstrate skills to undertake new kind of work in Analytics
  • Strong functional skills and domain understanding.
  • Domestic experience is preferred.
  • Preferred Functional areas (1 or more):
  • Sales/Marketing/Service
  • Customer strategy/Marketing strategy
  • Distribution
  • 4-7 years of analytics overall analytics experience in consulting/analytics with reputed organization is desirable.
  • Must have an understanding of econometric/statistical modeling and analysis techniques such as regression analysis, hypothesis testing, multivariate statistical analysis, time series techniques, optimization techniques, and statistical packages such as R, SAS and Experience using digital & statistical modeling software (one or more)
  • One industry leading BI/Visualization solution experience (Preferably in Informatica, Ab Initio, IBM DataStage, Oracle Data Integrator, Talend, SAS DI, Tableau or any other leading Visualization and BI Tool)
  • Experience in SQL : Proficiency – Advanced
  • Hands on designing a Customer data solution to handle
  • o Data ETL for Big Data Lake using Informatica, Data Stage and Talend etc.
  • Working knowledge in Machine Learning algorithms like Random Forest, Gradient Boosting, Neural Network etc.
  • Proficient in Excel, MS word, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills, Good team player, Attention to details, Good communication skills
  • Ability to tie analytic solutions to business/industry value and outcomes
  • Strong functional skills and domain understanding.
  • Domestic experience is preferred.
  • Strong Modeling Experience across Logistic Modeling, Regression, Time-series and Forecasting
  • R or SAS, Excel and VBA
  • Strong client presentation skills
  • Strong Analytics and Statistical modeling with expertise in modeling tools like SAS /R / Python and Advanced Excel and VBA skills

Key Competencies and Characteristics:

  • Strong Modeling Experience across Logistic Modeling, Regression, Time-series and Forecasting
  • R or SAS, Excel and VBA
  • Strong client presentation skills
  • Strong Analytics and Statistical modeling with expertise in modeling tools like SAS /R / Python and Advanced Excel and VBA skills
  • Modeling and Analytical skills, Presentation Skills
  • Strong functional skills and domain understanding.
  • Domestic experience is preferred.

 


Must have skills:

    Strong Consulting and project management skills and demonstrated experience in managing teams across functions and geographies

    Prior experience of solutioning, shaping client opportunities in respective industry

 

Good to have:

 

Travel: Willingness to travel up to 50% of the time

 

Professional Development Skills: Project Dependent


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