Job – Accenture – Data Science Consultant


Job Location: Brussels, Job Number: 00267178,  APPLY SAVE THIS JOB

Job description

Data Science Consultant

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 358,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Your position

Accenture Digital drives high performance for our clients by enabling interactions with digital customers, channels, and markets, and applying digital technologies across the enterprise to create new value. Leveraging our unmatched breadth and depth of digital services (cloud, mobility, analytics, interactive, social, technology and business) you’ll develop the transformational strategies and implement the new technologies that our clients need to win in the marketplace.

When you join Accenture, you will be an integral part of a forward-looking digital community as you work alongside and share ideas with a world-class, global network of 28,000+ digital professionals who innovate and develop new ways to deliver results for clients every day.

Who are we looking for?

Analytics & Big Data is booming and Accenture is currently looking for an outstanding Data Science Consultant to complete the team. Accenture strongly believes that high performance hinges on the ability to gain insights from data — insights that allow for better decision making and strengthen customer relationships. From strategy to execution, Accenture works with organizations to develop their Analytics & Digital capabilities — from accessing data onto prescriptive modelling and taking the appropriate business actions — to outperform the competition.

In that context, Accenture has put together a leading edge Data Science team in Brussels, fully integrated into a global group of analytics practitioners and innovation centres worldwide. This network, composed of data scientists, statisticians and PHDs working together with industry and domain experts helps our clients in Belgium and globally move from issue to outcome by leveraging the power of the data.

Your Role

As a Data Science Consultant, you will be involved in the following key tasks:

  1. Data Modelling & Analyses

  • Execute the full data mining steps from data preparation, modelling & interpretation
  • Leverage Accenture’s international network and knowledge capital for Analytics by using proven assets and methodologies
  • Propose new problem solving solutions and methodologies


  1. Create client value through Business Insight generation – Turning insights to action

  • Engage in the delivery of analytics assignments for Accenture clients involving segmentation, churn prediction, cross & up sell, forecasting, predictive asset maintenance, optimization
  • Contribute and facilitate workshops/interviews bridging the gap between data analytics and business outcome
  • Provide strategic and tactical advice to clients by translating analytical solution into out-of-the-box execution recommendations addressing business objectives and impacting bottom line results


  1. Business Development

  • Participate in business development work efforts
  • Build case for analytics through need analyses and business case (quantify likely benefits)


+ Basic qualifications


Job – Junior Data Scientist

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Are you pursuing a career in data science?

We have a great opportunity for you: an intensive training program combined with interesting job opportunities!

Interested? Check out follow the link to our datascience survey and send your cv to

Once selected, you’ll be invited for the intake event that will take place in Brussels this summer.

Hope to see you there,

Nele & Philippe

job – Python Predictions – data scientists.

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Hi Philippe,

We’re looking for some great new people again.
Would be great if you could give us some visibility for our search.
Candidates can simply send CV and (e)mail of motivation to
More details in the links or text below
Data Scientist
Python Predictions – Bruxelles Woluwe-Saint-Pierre
Python Predictions is a Brussels-based consulting firm founded in 2006 and specialized in data science and predictive analytics. We are currently looking for data scientists.


  • In-company data science projects for our clients
  • Contribute to explorative, descriptive and predictive analysis

Required skills or education

  • Proven interest and skills in data science and analytics
  • Proven interest and skills in at least one analytical programming language
  • Work flexibly in rapidly changing environments
  • Good visualisation and communication skills
  • Understand business problems


  • Analytical mindset
  • Open minded
  • Integrity
  • Critical of the output produced

Language skills

  • Working knowledge of Dutch, French and English

How to apply?
Send us your curriculum vitae and brief letter of motivation.We need both documents in order to consider your application.

More details

About us
Why should you apply for a position at Python Predictions? We believe we understand as no others what makes analysts tick. We believe that successful analysts must possess and develop a number of very distinct skills, ranging from social to technical, from intuitive to analytical. Putting these skills to work on real-life analytical projects is rewarding. And we provide a stimulating environment with focus on innovation and cooperation. Find our more about our activities on

Job Type: Full-time

Required languages:

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French

Job – MDCPartners – Senior Data Engineer

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Job Requirements

About MDCPartners

MDCPartners is a technology company based in Antwerp, Belgium that produces large volumes of healthcare data on a weekly basis. This requires skilled techies with an eye for data, and the ability to apply this knowledge in the field of healthcare. Our clients are top pharma companies that rely on our tools to make crucial decisions during drug development.


As Senior Data Engineer you work in the data lifting team to streamline and innovate data processing components and workflow. You deal with algorithmic, performance and operational tasks related to the main data flow in MDCPartners.

Your main target is to oversee parts of the data generation, improve quality of the data, the processing performance and downstream application possibilities by means of your architectural and algorithmic input.

Keywords: data analysis, algorithms, NLP, machine learning, Lucene, ontologies, medical data, performance, parallel programming


  • Have a Master’s degree or PhD in Computer Science
  • Have at least 4 years of proven experience in the field
  • Have fantastic Java skills
  • Know your way around (No)SQL databases
  • Be fluent in English
  • Have a no-nonsense problem solving mindset
  • Be eager to take technical and organizational responsibility
  • Learn quickly, and want to be challenged
  • Have the ability to support and mentor other data engineers

What we offer

  • A hi-tech, creative working environment in a dynamic, growing company
  • Career path to grow to a crucial role
  • Competitive salary & benefits
  • Company car or similar remuneration options possible
  • Health insurance package

How to apply

For further information or to apply for this vacancy, please contact us and include your CV.


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For further information or to apply for this vacancy, please contact MDC and include your CV.

Job- Junior Developer to join a data-driven tech startup?

Datascouts is urgently looking for a back-end web developer to strengthen their web development team and help drive the growth of our data aggregator platform.

Do you know a junior developer who would be interested to join a data-driven tech startup?

DataScouts Ecosystem Platform allows

  • to connect, visualize and interact with your community
  • to centralize vital community information
  • to connect data across enterprise platforms and social media tools
  • to access real-time graphs and statics about your community
  • to boost crowd sourcing of information
  • to encourage members to actively engage in the community
  • to facilitate communication and match making between members

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities: Your primary focus will be the development of server-side logic, defining and maintaining the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end side as well as scalability and security of our cloud platform. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements. Profile: You are a back-end PHP web developer with knowledge in several of following fields: PHP 5.6+ / MySQL / NoSQL / Neo4j / ElasticSearch / Sysadmin tasks / Git / API development / linked open data. You ideally have – a strong affinity for all sorts of database systems (MySQL, NoSQL, graph databases) – a profound knowledge of Laravel 5 – at least 2 years of experience in cloud based web application development – high interest in and good understanding of complex web projects – basic understanding of front-end technologies – high standards with code quality ethics – fluency in Dutch and/or English (spoken and written) – willingness to continuously learn new things Why join us? You will be working on interesting data-driven applications in an easy-going, fun and ambitious startup. We’re a fast growing company with plenty of work.

 We like to hire professionals and don’t like to micro-manage so you should have a ability to manage your own work alone while working as a team.

If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, get excited about finding smarter ways to do things, and have a burning desire to be part of a young and dynamic team where you can truly make a difference, we want to meet you. Don’t hesitate and send your motivational letter and your updated CV to


Job – Predicube – Senior Data Scientist


Senior Data Scientist

Experience: 3+ years of experience
Employment Type: Full-Time
We are looking for a senior data scientist to expand our growing team. You will be working on your dedicated project related to cross-channel advertising. We offer a dynamic job on the 19th floor of the KBC tower in Antwerp, with possibility to be included in the employees’ stock option program.

If you have good data science skills, a passion for new challenges and knowledge of big data technology, you are our man or woman!
Desired Skills and Expertise:

  • Data science and predictive modeling
  • Computer Sience, Physics or Mathematics background


  • Python, Linux
  • Knowledge about Amazon Web Services (Elastic MapReduce, Spark, etc.) is a definite plus.
  • Ethical reflex concerning privacy-friendly analytics


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Interested? The original job posting is available at this link:

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Job – Artycs – Data Engineer


DATA ENGINEER – Freelance and Permanent position

About us: ARTYCS is a start-up providing advisory services on Big Data strategy, full end-to-end management and delivery of data analytics projects and sourcing of data science related profiles.

For one of our clients, a key player in financial services based in Brussels, we are looking for a Data Engineer. This is an exciting and challenging position as the candidate will join a dynamic, successful and rapidly growing team responsible for handling a large variety of Big Data business use cases. The candidate will be key in initiating and facilitating the business use cases from a data extraction and data management perspective.

Not only is this position very interesting for someone able to extract and prepare data for analytical purposes, it also allows to step into the data science field as some selected business use cases will be allocated to the data engineer. Last but not least, the team where the position seats is known for its innovative mindset and the data engineer is encouraged to test new products and state-of-the-art methods.

Job description

  • Extract and prepare data from corporate systems to initiate the analytical process
  • Actively support data scientists in the data discovery and data preparation process
  • Work under the supervision of a senior data engineer
  • Design, build and launch new data ETL/ELT processes in production for pilot use cases selected for operationalization
  • Design, build, and test of Hadoop based applications for analyzing datasets and making the results available to business users
  • Process unstructured data into a form suitable for analysis, utilizing custom applications
  • Productionize prototypes & support existing processes running in production
  • Work with data infrastructure to triage infra issues and drive to resolution
  • Perform advanced data analysis on a selection of business use cases, supported by data scientists


  • Able to extract, transform, compress and load data into HDFS
  • Knowledge of different Hadoop file formats like parquet, ORC,
  • Broad base understanding of the Hadoop ecosystem
  • Experience with high-level programming languages by preference Java, Scala, Python & R
  • Experience with Open Source big data technologies like Spark, Pig, Hive, HBase, Kafka, Storm
  • Ability to write efficient SQL statements
  • Able or eager to learn to write map-reduce & Spark jobs
  • Experience with Linux Redhat and Linux scripting
  • Experience of data flows, data architecture, ETL/ELT and processing of structured and unstructured data
  • Knowledge of Cloudera is a plus
  • Knowledge of IBM mainframe is considered as a plus
  • Ability to analyse data and identify deliverables, gaps and inconsistencies
  • Professional experience delivering scripts
  • Experience of traditional data warehouse systems and RDBMS considered a plus
  • Knowledge of statistics, data mining, machine learning and predictive modelling, data visualization (JavaScript) and information discovery techniques considered a plus
  • Knowledge of and experience with classic and new/emerging business intelligence methodologies considered a plus
  • Experience working with customers to identify and clarify requirements and ways to meet needs
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, good customer relationship skills


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For more information about this opportunity, please contact Laurent Fayet,, Tel: +32.476.79.46.28

Job – Real Impact Analytics – Head of Software & Lead Architect


Hi Philippe,

Thanks a lot for your message, always happy to hear from you! Please find the links below, as both roles have a Big Data component:

Head of Software:

Lead Architect:

Thank you very much!


Mona Lazar

RealImpact Analytics Global Recruiter


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Please apply directy on the website from RIA, don’t forget to mention that you got the lead from us.

Job – KUL – Liir – 4 open PhD positions and 1 open postdoc position!

LIIR Research Team

The Language Intelligence & Information Retrieval (LIIR) research team of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium has 4 open PhD positions and 1 open postdoc position!

  • Phd- Deep learning for natural language understanding
  • Phd- Multimodal querying for mobile search
  • Phd- Hierarchical text classification with a large number of categories
  • Phd- Spatio-temporal information extraction from non-well formed texts
  • Postdoc- Text Mining of Biomedical Texts

LIIR is part of the Human Computer Interaction (HCI) unit in the Department of Computer Science. The research of the LIIR group strives to develop a general framework for information processing of texts. The core of the research regards problems of information retrieval, extraction, linking, summarization and search focused on the textual medium in a multimedia context often involving “big data” sets. Fundamental problems with regard to text understanding, mining, indexing, and retrieval models are studied. The developed technologies are applied in the domains of news, business intelligence, bioinformatics, police and intelligence services, legal documents, electronic mail, user generated content, and the World Wide Web. LIIR encourages research on the interrelation between information retrieval and other disciplines, especially computational linguistics, machine learning, data mining, automated reasoning, and multimedia processing.

Under the supervision of Marie-Francine Moens the team participates in several research projects sponsored by the European Commission, Belgian and Flemish governments and academic research institutions. In some projects the group collaborates with important industrial partners.


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More details about the jobs at the KUL LIIR can be found following this link:

Job – Predicube – Junior Data Scientist – Antwerp


Experience:Entry Level
Job Function:Information Technology
Employment Type:Full-Time
We are looking for a junior data scientist who is interested in learning about big data analytics in a cloud-based environment and who is eager to collaborate with our CTO in a growing and exciting startup. We offer a dynamic job on the 19th floor of the KBC tower in Antwerp, with possibility to be included in the employees’ stock option program at a later stage.

If you have good technical skills, knowledge of data science and interested in working on a system that analyzes 1 billion records on a daily basis to build dozens of predictive models, you are our man or woman!
Desired Skills:
Technology: Linux, Python, PHP
Affection for data & numbers
Ethical reflex concerning privacy-friendly analytics
Also a plus: expertise about Hadoop, Pig, mongoDB


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Here is the link to the original job add.

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