Data Science Consultant

Accenture - Chicago, IL4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $83,000 - $110,000 a year
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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:
Solve complex customer segmentation and consumer analytic challenges using analytic algorithms and AI
Design, build and deploy predictive and prescriptive models using statistical modeling, machine learning, and optimization
Find ways to turn goals into products that use specific analytic tools to help clients
Use structured decision-making to complete projects.
Work out the best way to complete Enterprise Data & Analytics projects

Here’s what you need:
At least 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.)
At least 3 years' experience in predictive analytics tools, including at least two of the following: R, SAS, Alteryx, Python, Spark, and Tableau
At least 1 year experience in marketing analytics such as leveraging point-of-sale data (Nielsen, IRI, etc.) to generate insights on end consumer behavior
Bachelor's Degree in related field; strong preference for fields of study of data science, mathematics, economics, statistics, engineering and information management

Bonus points if:
You have a graduate degree focusing on math, data science, analytics, or engineering
You’ve got an MBA
You know your way around enterprise data tools and technologies
You’ve got experience with analytical tools like SAS, R, Hadoop, and SQL
You’ve presented to clients
You’ve managed projects and client expectations

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