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Build a career at a company that can take you anywhere-join the Accenture Adventure.Human Resources professionals develop and execute HR strategies, programs and services across one or more parts of the employee lifecycle to attract, develop and retain a highly engaged and differentiated workforce that enables the execution of human capital and business strategies. Job Description : Innovation
Designs and manages research using data science techniques to define and re-shape thinking on the future of customer / business / technology issues
Build data science and economic research assets that differentiate Accenture Research (apps, interactive visualizations, etc.) in the market
Help develop the role of data science in both client- facing research and thought leadership, i.e., identify data science-based offerings to drive value for client teams and the practiceBusiness Impact
Interact and collaborate with industry researchers to embed data science inputs into client and thought leadership research projects
Help develop and write research proposals and market and sell the capability to clients internally; collaborate in raising awareness and understanding of data science research tools and outputs in Accenture and Accenture Research (NLP, deep learning, text analytics, sentiment analysis, data-wrangling, machine learning, web-scraping etc.)
Assist in client-facing situations, for instance in proposals and live presentations where a core part of the research solution resides in economic research or data science
Credibly present work and discuss issues with clientsPeople Skills
Assist in growing data science economic research skills in the team, e.g., organizing learning activities, create x-pollination opportunities
Coach and mentor other researchers in data science opportunities on active projects Technical and Personal Skills "Hard" skills :
Analyze, interpret and make sense of complex data on various formats (text, numeric, image, etc.) and provide solutions to data challenges
Validate data flows and prepare ETL processes according to business requirements
Incorporate business requirements into data science research design specifications.
Develops data warehouse models and prepare reports for end users
Solid knowledge of econometric techniques is expected
Knowledge of data science analysis tools such as R, Python
Experience in Google Cloud or AWS or Azure environments is preferred. "Soft" skills :
Curious, data fan with a strong research drive
Solution oriented : Pragmatic approach to research problems
Proven ability to work in teams and intercultural environments as well as flexibility to work with team mates in different time zones.
Strong people developer / teacher / coach
Entrepreneurial attitude. Creative and independent approach to research problems.
Strong professional qualities : client focus, decisiveness, integrity and resilience to stress against stretch goals and deadlines.
Strong, business-oriented communications skills (focus on actionable intelligence) and good interpersonal skills in one-to-one and team settings Work Experience :
Economist / Engineer / Computer Science graduate with 5+ years research experience in global / large corporation or institution (either private, public or international organization) OR research and / or teaching assistant at an academic institution
Programming skills in R and / or Python
Experience in statistical software like Stata and eViews
Experience in Advanced Data Visualization What do we offer as an employer? Challenges. Team. Training. Recognition. Career Development.
Motivation. Joining Accenture translates into continual opportunities to expand on what you can do. Challenge yourself with interesting work focused on delivering innovation and proven solutions.
If this is what you are looking for, Accenture is your place. Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.