Proximus - Young Professional - Data Scientist - req1044
Boulevard du Roi Albert II 27, 1030 Schaerbeek < 1030 , Belgique
1030 Schaerbeek < 1030
Description du poste
Proximus is the leading telecommunications company in Belgium and a market leader
in a number of areas, including fixed-line telephony services, mobile communications
services and broadband data and Internet services.
Within the Proximus Corporate Strategy & Market Insights department, you will
be part of the Data Analytics team. Your focus will be on the application of data
science methods to improve customer experience, obtain cost savings and
process optimisations, gather more in depth customer insights, ....
You will transform the data into insights to come up with recommendations to
influence strategic decisions or tactical choices.
You will have to translate business requests into data requirements, extract the
required structured and unstructured data from the Proximus data lake, data
warehouse and other data sources (e.g. operational systems) and prepare large-
scale datasets for modelling, using Python/Spark/R/ SQL.
You will identify high-value use cases through data exploration and visualization.
You will develop predictive/prescriptive models using machine learning/statistical
methods and build prototypes demonstrating the value of these models.
You will also deploy these prototypes to production, with support of IT, to obtain
reliable, scalable systems.
And finally, you should be able to present your results and discuss them with
multifunctional project teams.
You will work in close collaboration with business experts (for requirement
gathering, data understanding, feature engineering, result validation, etc.) and IT
(for deployment to production) and of course with the other data scientists of the
team to share insights and knowledge.
You will obtain in the summer 2018 a PhD or Master’s degree in a quantitative
field (Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, etc.) or
you have up to maximum 3 years experience in a similar domain.
You have a strong knowledge of machine learning algorithms and statistical
You have a strong knowledge of data science technologies, incl.:
You have knowledge of Big data: Spark, Hadoop is a plus.
You are able to switch between your “business” skills and “technical” skills : you
start from the business question, you define the solution, you translate in
scripting language and statistical analysis and finally you present the results in a
business understandable language
You love researching, measuring, analysing and quantifying things. You
spontaneously look for patterns in data. You like precision but you are not afraid
to make an educated guess.
Proximus PLC under Belgian Public Law, Bd. du Roi Albert II 27, B-1030 Brussels, Belgium
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You are curious, eager to learn and result driven.
You are good at visualizing data and making impactful presentations. You can
easily express your ideas in writing or in meetings.
You are a team player and you stay cool under pressure in peak times.
You allocate your time efficiently and can manage several projects in parallel
You want to be part of a growing team that is shaping the big data and data
A professional and stimulating working environment in the telecommunications sector.
Various career opportunities within the Proximus Group on a national and international
level, high-quality training and a rich and acknowledged expertise. We also offer you an
attractive remuneration with many fringe benefits.
Link : https://proximus.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=6&c=proximus&id=1044