Job – DATA-SCIENTIST – Koning Boudewijnstichting

Koning Boudewijnstichting
Samen werken aan een betere samenleving

De Koning Boudewijnstichting heeft als opdracht bij te dragen tot een betere samenleving.

De Stichting is in België en Europa een actor van verandering en innovatie in dienst van het algemeen belang en van de maatschappelijke cohesie. Ze zet zich in om een maximale impact te realiseren door de competenties van organisaties en personen te versterken. Ze stimuleert doeltreffende filantropie bij personen en ondernemingen.

Integriteit, transparantie, pluralisme, onafhankelijkheid, respect voor diversiteit en bevorderen van solidariteit zijn haar belangrijkste waarden.

Haar actiedomeinen momenteel zijn armoede en sociale rechtvaardigheid, filantropie, gezondheid, maatschappelijk engagement, ontwikkeling van talenten, democratie, Europese integratie, erfgoed en ontwikkelingssamenwerking.

De Koning Boudewijnstichting beschikt over heel wat kwantitatieve en kwalitatieve data over haar projecten. Dit is een enorme bron aan informatie, die op haar beurt weer input kan geven voor nieuwe initiatieven.

De Koning Boudewijnstichting is op zoek naar een

DATA-SCIENTIST (m/v)
Contract van twee jaar

Profiel
– je hebt ervaring met big data en structureren van data bv. Python (pandas, numpy), R, Spark, ….
– je kan een strategie definiëren om inzichten uit gegevens te extraheren
– je kan data consolideren en harmoniseren
– je kan datamodellen en data-analyses ontwikkelen
– je hebt interesse in de maatschappelijke ontwikkelingen van de actiedomeinen van de Stichting
– je wil graag de bron aan informatie van de Koning Boudewijnstichting beter en meer exploreren maar ook naar extra data op zoek gaan en de cases op een out-of-the-box manier aanpakken
– je hebt een ondernemende en enthousiasmerende attitude, identificeert opportuniteiten en neemt initiatief
– je werkt autonoom en hebt duidelijke verantwoordelijkheden, maar bent tezelfdertijd een teamplayer

Je hebt
– een master diploma in informatica, informatiemanagement, computerwetenschappen, statistiek of gelijkaardig
– bijzondere affiniteit met de thema’s van de Stichting
– uitstekende intermenselijke vaardigheden
– mondelinge en redactionele vaardigheden
– een gezonde dosis emotionele en sociale intelligentie
– talenkennis : Nederlands als moedertaal en een zeer goede kennis van het Frans en het Engels
– kennis van de courante softwarepakketten Word, Outlook, Excel, Powerpoint en sociale media

Wij bieden

– een voltijds contract van bepaalde duur (twee jaar)
– een inhoudelijk boeiende en gevarieerde job met veel autonomie en contacten
– een open, dynamische en menselijke sfeer
– een aantrekkelijk salaris met voordelen
– een flexibele werkregeling (glijdende uren, telewerk)

De Koning Boudewijnstichting wil de samenleving waarvoor zij zich inzetten zo goed mogelijk weerspiegelen. Kandidaten worden dan ook geselecteerd op basis van hun kwaliteiten en vaardigheden, ongeacht geslacht, afkomst of beperking. Als je een beperking hebt, laat ons dat vooraf weten. We zorgen ervoor dat je in de best mogelijke omstandigheden kunt deelnemen aan de selecties.

Meer jobs? kom dan naar de JobFair op 28 September.

Schrijf je in voor de JobFair van de data science Community dat doorgaat op DigitYser op 28 September.

#datascience JobFair will take place at Digityser on September 28th – come and meet 20 recruiting companies and over 70 candidates.
Companies can book their place by sending an e-mail to training@di-academy.com
Jobseekers can book their place though EventBrite: http://bit.ly/2x4YO79

Interesse om rechtstreeks te soliciteren?

Stuur uw brief + c.v. tegen uiterlijk 30 september 2017 naar mevrouw Pascale Criekemans, Brederodestraat 21 in 1000 Brussel of per e-mail : criekemans.p@kbs-frb.be
Voor meer info kan u bellen naar 02/549 02 14 of op kbs-frb.be

Join the Data Science Job Fair

Introducing our Summer Coding Camp participants to organisations interested to sponsor their Data Science Bootcamp is key to DigitYser’s mindset

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We are so excited to have been contacted by so many talented professionals interested to join our Summer Coding Camp! This is a clear sign on the awareness towards the importance of developing and promoting Data Science skills.

This is a great prelude for the first Data Science Job Fair 2017 edition, where we bring in contact the participants of our Summer Coding Camp with organisations who are interested to sponsor their Data Science Bootcamp and to invite them to work for them. This is in line DigitYser’s mindset, which is highly focused on bringing together different stakeholders around the activities we organise.

A year ago, during each of our Data Science Job Fairs, an average of 20 companies (Innovation and Training Partners) were able to meet 40 participants of our Summer Coding Camp and Data ScienceBootcamp. This is a great opportunity which goes beyond a typical job fair, as the event’s format to both the training’s participants and the organisations to briefly present themselves to everyone, ensuring a clear visibility of their profiles and the added value they bring along.

The event is open to everyone: feel free to book your place and join us on August 1st. It is free of charge for the Summer Coding Camp participants and for our partners. Don’t hesitate to contact Philippe (pvanimpe@gmail.com) if you want to know all the benefits of being a partner.

If you want to join the Summer Coding Camp, you are still on time! Join our informative session on July 17th. or contact us asap via e-mail (training@di-academy.com).

Keep an eye on the upcoming events on our Facebook page, and join us at our Data Science events at DigitYser! We look forward to meeting you soon!

Job – Accenture – Data Science Consultant

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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

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Job – Click@Bike – Senior Data Engineer

Click@Bike  is a promising start-up with European ambitions for the development and distribution of an innovative touristic cycling product-service offer for the hospitality sector. The Company is well capitalised and has extensive international support from the public sector.

To re-enforce its in-house IT development team, the Company is looking to hire a Senior Data Engineer.

About the role: Data Engineer

You will be a Senior Data Engineer responsible for all operational aspects related to the Company’s data, from sourcing through public and commercial tourist channels, over designing a robust schema and data model, to implementing and maintaining the data infrastructure using the latest technologies and best practices, with the aim to provide most current data in a secure, efficient, reliable and scalable manner to support back-end services and front-end user information display services.

The Senior Data Engineer will work together with external data providers. She/he will perform the technical analysis of the specific data interfaces, execute the data translation and integration with the in-house back-end systems by implementing or developing respective Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) solutions, and, together with the Product Manager, roll-out prototypes and final products to customers.

Further to the primary tasks of the Senior Data Engineer, it is the Company’s strategy to broaden the scope towards software engineering tasks in the backend application stack over time to cross-functionalize the IT department.

The Senior Data Engineer reports to the Product Manager; as the first in-house data engineer she/he owns the unique chance to develop from ground zero the Company’s data engineering processes and to manage the Company’s data.

The Senior Data Engineer will establish and lead the data engineering team.

Essential Qualifications

  • Master in IT with 7 years of job related experience
  • Experience as a software engineer, data engineer, data architect or any combination of the roles
  • Software programming skill set and sound knowledge of design patterns
  • Experience in object oriented programming, preferably using Java
  • Deep understanding of database schema design and data structures
  • Experience in data modelling using inter alia entity relationship diagrams, UML
  • Experience with RDBMS: MySQL, PostgreSQL, MS SQL or Oracle
  • Experience with ETL tools, preferably open source, such as Talend, Pentaho
  • Experience with RDBMS spatial extensions
  • Experience with structured data communication: SOAP, REST/XML, JSON
  • Excellent technical communication skills
  • Software modelling, architecture & software services design experience
    • Unified Modelling Language (UML)
    • User stories, use cases
    • System design
    • Functional and technical systems specifications
  • Experience with Back-end and front-end application development
  • Experience in IT project management
  • Knowledge of NoSQL database concepts and their typical use cases
  • Experience in team leadership

Desirable Qualifications

  • Experience in working in an international environment
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as graph DB (e.g. Neo4j), document DB (e.g. MongoDB) or key-value stores (e.g. Voldemort or CouchDB)
  • Experience with Java Enterprise: J2EE, JSP/JSF, EJB, JDBC, JMS framework
  • Experience with Android development
  • Experience in web development and system setup: Apache/Tomcat, PHP

Office & Development Tools

  • MS Office
    • MS Word, MS Powerpoint: advanced user
    • MS Access, MS Excel: power user
  • Eclipse/Netbeans, Bitbucket/Git/GitHub, Confluence&JIRA,
  • XML Editor, such as XML Spy or Oxygen XML Editor
  • Enterprise Architect
  • PowerDesigner
  • Operating systems: Windows 8.1 or 10, Linux (Ubuntu, Debian, RedHat)

Soft Skills

  • Spirit to work in a start-up environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Good teamwork competencies
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Sound judgement
  • Service and customer oriented

Language Skills

  • We are operating in an international environment; hence a high English proficiency is mandatory.

Additional: fluent in Dutch, French or German, a third language is a plus

Apply:

Make sure that you are a member of the Brussels Data Science Community linkedin group before you apply. Join  here.

Please note that we also manage other vacancies that are not public, if you want us to bring you in contact with them too, just send your CV to datasciencebe@gmail.com .

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

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 http://di-academy.com/bootcamp/ follow the link to our datascience survey and send your cv to training@di-academy.com

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 – 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.

Responsibilities

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

Requirements

  • 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.

Apply:

Make sure that you are a member of the Brussels Data Science Community linkedin group before you apply. Join  here.

Please note that we also manage other vacancies that are not public, if you want us to bring you in contact with them too, just send your CV to datasciencebe@gmail.com .

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 ingrid@weconnectdata.com.

 

Nurturing your Data Scientists : 70 years of accumulated experience at your service!

The Data Science community is proud to announce the entrance in of a startup dedicated to data scientists coaching and nurturing: WeLoveDataScience

Data scientist… Where are you? Do you really exist?

That’s the question many managers do currently face. Data Scientists is a scarce 5-legs sheeps: difficult to find, difficult to hire and difficult to keep.

 

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WeLoveDataScience is a brand new business unit, hosted at the European Data Innovation Hub, dedicated to searching, selecting, training, coaching and nurturing data science talents. The Belgian market does not propose enough candidates: we will take care to train next-gen data scientists for you.

Whatever your projects are, we propose to prepare for you the data scientist(s) you need, following these 7 steps:

  1. Together we prepare a detailed job description corresponding to your real needs: is this about data analysis, basic queries, reporting, data mining, big data or new technologies?
  2. We identify candidates on the market in particular through close collaborations with Belgian universities (Ghent, ULB/VUB, UCLouvain…)
  3. You hire the right candidate!
  4. He/she assists a 12 weeks data science bootcamp , including: high-level overview, data science for business, technical stack (SAS, R, Python…), introduction to specific technologies/topics (NoSQL or graph databases, social network analysis, text-mining..)
  5. Then he/she works for you at our offices during 4 tot 6 month, coached by one of our expert. On the job coaching on real projects: your projects but also hackathons, technology workshops, meetups…
  6. After those 10 intensive months, (s)he is ready to work for you on site. (S)He will demonstrate his/her knowledge by giving a course on a specific topic and/or writing entries in specialised blogs, giving a presentation at a conference…
  7. We assist you in yearly evaluation and follow-up.

Our intentions for 2016 are to help companies create and develop data science teams and to build a data science culture… And WeLoveDataScience: this is 70 years of accumulated experience at your disposal!

Want to know more? Visit: www.welovedatascience.com , send an email to info@welovedatascience.com or simply fill in this contact form. We will visit and explain what we do and brainstorm about your specific needs.

 

Job – Licorne Capital -Senior Data Scientist

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Patrick is recruiting 2 senior Data Scientists with a possibility to be based in our HUB in Brussels.

Ready to connect with Licorne Capital SA?

Licorne Capital, founded in 2012,  hold a Robot Advisor, created after 7 years of intensive research. The target of the software is to detect automatically long term trend on more than 100 financial markets and manage also the risk and money management.

Licorne is ready now to start a big project in the Asset Management field. To strengthen Licorne Belgium’s organization and to realize our ambitious growth plans, we are looking for experienced professionals and young potentials with strong qualifications in Finance. We are eager to get you on board as soon as possible!

Your role

The role of Data Scientist was named ‘The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century’ by CNBC. The Senior Data Scientist will join the analytics team in developing the next generation of cloud-based big data analytics platforms. The Senior Data Scientist is responsible for creating highly scalable platform components to support real-time analytics and advanced modeling and predictions. He or She is broadly involved in every aspect of the platform including data collection, cleansing, exploration, model training, optimization, reporting, and visualization.

Essential Job Duties but not limited to:

  • Lead analytical projects from requirements gathering to final presentation
  • Mentor other scientists and recommending methodologies and solutions
  • Known as a subject matter expert both inside and outside the organization
  • Work closely with business partners to understand business problems and design solutions to meet their needs
  • Explore data from a variety of sources, both internally and externally available
  • Fetch/Extract data from internal and external sources
  • Calibrate and normalize data from various sources
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Cleaning
  • Data Exploration
  • Predictive and Descriptive Model Development (e.g. Regression, Tree Based Methods, Neural Networks, etc.)
  • Utilize advanced statistical models & machine learning methods
  • Monitor model performance over time
  • Stay in touch with best emerging practices & techniques in statistics & machine learning

Your profile

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • Solid understanding of applied statistics, predictive modeling, data mining, machine learning, and other quantitative methodologies and a passion for innovating with modern data science algorithms
  • Knowledge and practical expertise in conventional & emerging methods and techniques including regression, time-series analysis, Decision Tree, Boosting, Random Forest, etc.
  • Expertise in data analysis software packages or tools such as R, SAS, SPSS, Matlab, Octave, Python
  • Expertise in processing big data sets from heterogeneous data sources
  • Experience of relational database systems such as SQL Server and the query language
  • Familiar with statistical model development methodologies and processes
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed, with a keen attention to detail
  • 5+ years of experience with real world data

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Implementing real-time analytics with emerging tools and packages
  • Data visualization and implementation
  • Experience of noSQL database systems
  • Experience of Apache Hadoop ecosystem, Hadoop, Hive, Pig
  • Knowledge of cloud computing services
  • Knowledge of Adobe Analytics and/or Google Analytics is a plus

Languages:

  • English, French and/or Dutch

Apply:

Make sure that you are a member of the Brussels Data Science Community linkedin group before you apply. Join  here.

Please note that we also manage other vacancies that are not public, if you want us to bring you in contact with them too, just send your CV to datasciencebe@gmail.com .

Interested? 

You can send your CV to Patrick Dan Piller <patrick@licornecapital.com> .

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Job – Predicube – Senior Data Scientist

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Senior Data Scientist

Experience: 3+ years of experience
Employment Type: Full-Time
Description:
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:
Expertise

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

Technology

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

Apply:

Make sure that you are a member of the Brussels Data Science Community linkedin group before you apply. Join  here.

Please note that we also manage other vacancies that are not public, if you want us to bring you in contact with them too, just send your CV to datasciencebe@gmail.com .

Interested? The original job posting is available at this link: http://www.predicube.com/solutions.html#section6

More Jobs ?

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Click here for more Data related job offers.
Join our community on linkedin and attend our meetups.
Follow our twitter account: @datajobsbe

Improve your skills:

Why don’t you join one of our  #datascience trainings in order to sharpen your skills.

Special rates apply if you are a job seeker.

Check out the full agenda here.

Video channel and e-learning:

Follow the link to subscribe to our video channel.

Join the experts at our Meetups:

Each month we organize a Meetup in Brussels focused on a specific DataScience topic.

Brussels Data Science Meetup

Brussels, BE
1,548 Business & Data Science pro’s

The Brussels Data Science Community:Mission:  Our mission is to educate, inspire and empower scholars and professionals to apply data sciences to address humanity’s grand cha…

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