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Data Science & Machine Learning Engineering Analyst – Strategy & Consulting

Geplaatst 15 jul. 2024
0 tot 3 jaar
Full-time / part-time
Soort opleiding
Engels (Vloeiend)
Nederlands (Vloeiend)

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Job Description

Are you passionate about transforming raw data into actionable insights and want to contribute to innovative solutions? Will you take on the challenge to help our clients become data-driven? Do you want to change the way organizations manage their data and do business? Are you interested in how data flows through and how it can be leveraged to support decision making to achieve added business value? If so, we invite you to explore the role of a Data Science & Machine Learning Engineering Analyst at Accenture.

Application process

You can start the application process by submitting your CV, cover letter, transcripts of your bachelor’s and master’s grades, and by completing an online assessment. Please make sure you submit your application no later than the 17th of June.

Following a positive evaluation by our recruitment team, you will be invited to our jobday on June 28th. The event will begin at 12 pm with an office tour led by our colleagues, followed by lunch. After that you will have 3 (case) interviews to show your consulting skills and fit within the team. As the day concludes, we hope to celebrate your success by inviting you to join us for a drink on our rooftop. Our office is located in Amsterdam Zuid, Gustav Mahlerplein 90, 1082 MA Amsterdam (ITO-toren). We look forward to meeting you!

The work

As a Data Science & Machine Learning Engineering Analyst, you will be part of our Accenture’s Strategy & Consulting Data & AI team. The role is essentially a combination between being a Data Science consultant and a Machine Learning Engineering consultant, where you can specialize based on your skills and ambitions. Your work can vary, from advice on the big data platform and architecture our clients (need to) work on, to building scalable AI solutions by making use of state-of-the art technologies. As part of your day-to-day activities, you will be working with the largest big data vendors in the world and the top clients in the Netherlands and abroad.


  • Partner with clients to identify and deliver optimal data and machine learning solutions tailored to their needs.
  • Develop Proof-of-Concepts aimed at illustrating potential data science solutions to clients, showcasing the inherent value of employing data-driven methodologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful deployment and utilization of machine learning solutions.


  • Analyze large, complex datasets and prepare them to support in key decision making
  • Apply a diverse array of data science techniques, encompassing statistical modeling and machine learning algorithms, to extract insights and provide resolutions to business inquiries.
  • Develop scalable data pipelines and machine learning solutions, optimizing data flow from ingestion to deployment.
  • Drive the productization of models in cloud environments, adhering to best practices and ensuring operational efficiency.

Technology and Data

  • Build end-to-end (Gen)AI pipelines to deliver value for our clients. Apply a wide range of machine learning techniques to extract insights and deliver value from data.
  • o Develop production-ready code for machine learning models, emphasizing reliability, scalability, and maintainability.
  • Leverage cloud technologies to deploy and manage machine learning models, ensuring seamless integration within client systems.

With all our roles, there is in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders, and communities. As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

With all our roles, there is in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders, and communities. As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

Who we are

In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value. That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients. Join our global network of people using the latest assets, platforms and partnerships to help bring ideas to life.

Accenture Data & AI is driving these exciting changes across industries, covering skills that range from strategy development to data science professionalization. Our advice is based on best practice and situational analysis and enables our clients to act with speed and confidence. Whether we are investigating complex issues or identifying new opportunities, our work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value and creating real, tangible impact.


Here’s what you’ll need

  • You have a master’s degree (WO) in a quantitative field (Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering or Econometrics, AI, Business Analytics, or Information Management) with a specific emphasis on AI.
  • You have between 0 and 3 years of professional experience in data analysis using statistical modeling and machine learning techniques to solve business questions.
  • You are fluent in Dutch (B2) and proficient in English (C1).
  • You have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • You are a great communicator and enjoy presenting findings and insights to an audience.
  • You know your way around relevant programming languages (Python, SQL, R, etc.), Machine Learning techniques (LLMs, Neural Networks, Random Forest, etc.) and ML frameworks (scikit-learn, PyTorch, Tensorflow, etc.).
  • You have a good understanding of Generative AI, how it works and its applications.
  • You are familiar with Git, command line, DevOps, Spark, Docker and API frameworks.
  • You are curious with a proactive approach to continuous learning.

Bonus points if you have

  • You have experience in creating and maintaining data pipeline architectures, identifying data related process improvements and building tools that enable machine learning activities.
  • You are familiar with Cloud technologies such as Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and AWS.
  • Participated in extracurricular activities such as student consulting clubs, board roles, internships that showcase your leadership skills.
  • Proven stakeholder management experience and familiarity with using AI, data science, and machine learning to achieve business goals.

While we’ve listed a variety of skills and qualifications we believe will help contribute to our team’s success, please note that you do not need to have all the listed requirements to apply. We value diversity in experiences and perspectives, and we encourage candidates who meet many, but not necessarily all, of the criteria to submit their application with confidence.

What’s in it for you

Accenture is a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Our people are Change Makers, and to support them as an employer, we make five promises:

  • Work with flexibility, in a culture based on trust.
  • Embrace a sustainable growth mindset.
  • Live a human-led culture of Inclusion & Diversity by caring deeply for all our people.
  • Lead and transform our clients with technology.
  • Connect with our global network of 700.000 colleagues.

These promises are reflected through our excellent employee benefits, including:

  • Unlimited learning: access to thousands of free courses, classes and workshops.
  • Flexible working hours (4x9) & work location and FlexDay, a flexible day you can take off to celebrate what matters to you – from EidalFitr to a birthday.
  • Paid transport (budget for electric bicycle or car, NS-Business card).
  • Pension scheme, Accenture shares, annual bonus, collective health insurance scheme.
  • Social activities like Friday Drinks, sport events and parties.

What we believe

Accenture is an equal opportunity employer. Our leaders are committed to building a better, stronger and more equitable company for future generations to create positive, long-lasting change. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

Our position as partner to many of the world’s leading businesses, organizations and governments affords us both an extraordinary opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to make a difference. Sustainability is one of our greatest responsibilities, which we embed it into everything we do and for everyone we work with.

Accenture is wereldwijd actief op het gebied van Management Consulting, Technology en Outsourcing. Wij combineren ongeëvenaarde ervaring in diverse bedrijfstakken en bedrijfsfuncties met degelijke knowhow en expertise, en daarnaast doen wij grondig onderzoek naar wat de best presterende bedrijven ter wereld zo succesvol maakt. Accenture werkt nauw samen met haar klanten om hen te helpen high performance bedrijven en overheden te worden.

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