Accenture

Supply Chain - Data Science Consultant

3+ months agoBoston, MA

We are:
Applied Intelligence, the people who love using data to tell a story. We're also the world's largest team of data scientists, data engineers, and experts in machine learning and AI. A great day for us Solving big problems using the latest tech, serious brain power, and deep knowledge of just about every industry. We believe a mix of data, analytics, automation, and responsible AI can do almost anything-spark digital metamorphoses, widen the range of what humans can do, and breathe life into smart products and services. Want to join our crew of sharp analytical minds Visit us here to find out more about Applied Intelligence.
You are:
A data expert with serious analytical and statistical chops. You know how to take massive amounts of data and find the insights our clients need to help their companies do more.
The work:
- Develop custom models based on in-depth understanding of underlying data, data structures, and business problems to ensure analytics deliverables meet client needs
- Prototype and demonstrate products for clients in customer environments.
- Use your judgment to craft solutions to complex problems or seek guidance as needed
- Report on your progress regularly in writing and face-to-face
- Stay up-to-date on new products that clients could use
- Work with peers and senior colleagues in Accenture and at client companies

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Qualifications

Here's what you need:
- Minimum of 2 years expertise or advanced statistical modeling, machine learning, data mining, unstructured data analytics in corporate and/or academic research environments
- Minimum 2 years of developing machine learningmethods, including familiarity with techniques inclustering, regression, optimization, recommendation, neural networks, and other.
- Strong quantitative and analytical skills with minimum 2 years of experience withdata sciencetools,includingPython, R, Scala, Julia, orSAS
- PhD (preferred), Bachelor's or Master's degree in quantitative field, Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related fields

Bonus points if:
- You have demonstrated results in areas of Operations Research and/or Supply Chain Projects (demand planning & forecasting inventory, optimization, network design, segmentation and S&OP) in sophisticated and complex environments including the use of simulation and modeling tools (Llamasoft, CPLEX, Gurobi, or other similar)
- Passionate, creative, and forward thinking
- Familiaritywith using cloud services (AWS, Google, Azure) or Big Data tools (Hadoop, Hive, Spark) indata science solutions
- Demonstrable knowledge in artificialintelligence,machinelearning,data science, and other relevanttechnical domains
- Possess a blendofadvanced analytical capabilities and consulting expertise that will create value andinsights for our clients
Travel
Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

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Locations
MA - Boston,NY - New York

Job ID: AccentureInc-00935516