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Role: Data Science Consultant for Insights Delivery - Centre for Data & Insights
Function: Applied Intelligence, Accenture Strategy & Consulting
Reports to: Manager - Centre for Data and Insights
At Accenture Applied Intelligence we are passionate about leveraging the power of data and insights to transform the core of our clients globally. We thrive by integrating human ingenuity with intelligent technology to address businesses’ most complex problems. With a team of 3,000+ Data Scientists, we leverage robotic process automation, content analytics, predictable analytic models and cognitive services to help clients drive their growth and transformation agenda.
We are looking for a highly motivated and passionate Data Science Consultant to join Accenture’s Global Centre for Data and Insights. The vision of the Centre is to combine the power of Machine (data & AI) with Human (Knowledge Experts) to solve some of the most complex problems in the industry. As a key member of the team, your role will focus on providing world class insights to leaders and stakeholders across different Functions.
What skills and qualifications do you need? • You should have worked for 4-6+ years in the area of Knowledge Strategy and Consulting, Analytics and AI Delivery and Business Operations in any of the Tier-1 consulting organizations (McKinsey, BCG etc.) • Experience in at least some functions like Operations, Treasury and Finance, Risk assessment, Compliance and Regulatory, Fraud, IT and Technology, Product design and Marketing, AI driven Customer Experience • Experience in at least some domains within specific industries like Cards/Payments/Retail or Commercial /Digital/Mortgages/Data Privacy/Asset Management/Consumer Goods/Supply Chain/Communications & Media/Life Sciences etc. • Have experience in building analytics models for cross-sell, up-sell, churn, forecasting, fraud detection etc. • Hands on experience in building and deployment of Statistical Models/Machine Learning using following techniques – Statistical Algorithms (at least some of them) a. Segmentation and Predictive Modeling (K means, Clustering, Multivariate Regression, Logistic Regression) b. ML algorithms –RF, GBM / XgBoost, SVM c. NLP algos – TFIDF, Word2vec, LDA d. Exploratory Analytics (T-tests) e. Decision Trees • Experience with some databases preferred like Oracle, TD, Sybase, MS SQL, Win SQL, S3 buckets • Experience and exposure to developing cloud solutions on AWS/GCP/Azure • Good experience with Data, Analytics and AI technologies & tools – data native mindset with a deep understanding of Statistics and experience in A/B or multivariate experiment set-up, sharing testing results & recommendations • Ability of Visual story-telling with BI & Visualization Tools (Tableau/Spotfire/Power BI, Cognos, Business Objects) is preferred • Advanced Excel including VBA and PowerPoint skills • Consulting skills Experience preferred • Excellent written and oral communication skills with ability to clearly communicate ideas and results to non-technical business people • You are laser focused on delivering outcomes with speed and agility • You are self-driven and thrive in ambiguity • MA/MBA/MSc/MPhil. in Statistics / Economics/ Mathematics / Engg. Degree from Top Colleges in India or Abroad
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