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Data Science Consultant - Natural Resources

Job Location: TX - Houston

Regional Description: Southwest

Job Number: 00497809

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Job Title: Accenture Digital, Accenture Analytics, Natural Resources Data Science, Consultant

  

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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Accenture Analytics

Accenture Analytics delivers insight driven outcomes at scale to help organizations improve performance. Our extensive capabilities range from accessing and reporting on data to advanced modeling, forecasting, and sophisticated statistical analysis. Specifically we...

  • Help companies better understand consumers and how to connect with them across markets and channels, using data and analytics
  • Design and develop reusable analytical assets using advanced statistical and computational methods
  • Proactively monitor and analyze complex systems to understand, diagnose, and continuously improve key performance indicators
  • Pilot sophisticated advanced analytics & innovative analytics solutions to prove value
  • Work closely with business leaders to understand needs and assist with architecting and deploying innovative solutions
  • Operate at the frontier of innovative analytics; introduce and implement newest market developments & trends in analytics
  • Optimize Resources processes and integrate across the enterprise in order to maximize the opportunities of data, analytics, and outcomes
  • Build, deploy, maintain and scale advanced analytic solutions that reduce complexity and cost
  • Partner and team with technology solution providers to deliver the best solution meeting the needs of our clients
  • Offer our clients end to end solutions and services  

 

Job Description:

The Data Science Consultant is responsible for delivery on Natural Resources analytics projects. This process requires the use of advanced statistical analysis in a Natural Resources industry.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Project-based analytics including but not limited to: Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Comparative Effectiveness Analysis, Failure Analysis, Big Data Analytics, Optimization, Demand Forecasting, Customer Segmentation, Customer Analytic Record. Client-facing interaction including providing analyses, recommendations, presentations and advice to clients.
  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
  • Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.

Professional Requirement:

Travel as required: up to 80%

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ delivery experience in advanced modeling environment: strong understanding of statistical concepts and predictive modeling. (e.g., AI neural networks, multi-scalar dimensional models, logistic regression techniques, machine-based learning, big data platforms, SQL, etc.)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with predictive analytics tools, including at least two of the following: R, SAS, Alteryx, Python, Spark, and Tableau
  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree required in related field; strong preference for fields of study in Data Science, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Engineering and Information Management

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with consulting or implementing transformational change in the Resources industry
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience and strong proficiency with the Microsoft suite (including advanced Excel skills with embedded Pivot Tables & Macros; advanced PowerPoint usage)
  • Experience in the analysis of data from enterprise data warehouses and big data platforms.
  • Experience in the following areas: Applied Statistics/Econometrics, Statistical Programming, Database Management & Operations, Digital, Comparative Effectiveness Research

Professional Skills:

  • Project management, time management and communication skills necessary to execute the responsibilities and deliver against client expectations
  • Plan and manage own work in collaboration with the team to meet assigned deliverables in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with ability to clearly communicate ideas and results to non-technical business people

All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You’ll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

 

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU

· As the world’s largest independent technology services provider, we are agnostic about technology but have very clear viewpoints about what is most appropriate for a client’s particular challenge. You will have access to our alliances with market-leading technology providers and collaborative relationships with emerging players in the analytics and big data space—the widest ecosystem in the industry. These alliances bring together Accenture’s extensive analytics capabilities and alliance providers’ technology, experience and innovation to power analytics-based solutions.

· You will have access to the best talent. Accenture has a team of more than 36,000 digital professionals including technical architects, big data engineers, data scientists and business analysts, as well as user digital strategists and experience designers.

· Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan.

 

CALL TO ACTION

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