PwC

Junior Data Scientist

před 12 dny

  • Praha
  • Full-time

PwC

Junior Data Scientist

  • Praha
  • Full-time

What you are supposed to do

We are looking for highly-motivated candidates that are eager to build and develop their competences in the field of Data Science, Statistics, Programming and Business Analysis. As a consultant in our Data Analytics team you will have a unique opportunity to design and implement tools and IT systems that helps our client to achieve their business goals and increase the probability of projects success. You will work closely with clients throughout the whole project life cycle, from the initial planning stage to the installation and implementation. Our team brings together the inspiring, friendly and dynamic culture of a start-up with the global presence and stability of large Multi-national Company. The team is composed of true Data analytics and Data science experts and Mathematics and Statistics enthusiasts. Our leaders are highly experienced professionals with extensive successful track record in the field of Data Analytics and Data Science, they practice a very hands-on approach to leadership and are always looking to positively challenge and motivate their fellow colleagues.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the team of experts, you will be responsible for the development of valuable solutions for PwC clients, through the implementation of statistical data modeling, programming IT systems and reporting. You will support clients in in-depth understanding of the key-drivers for their current and future success and solving the strategic and operational problems
  • Applying your expertise in quantitative business analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers
  • Effective and professional verbal and written communication with various project stakeholders.
  • Understanding of project team roles and pro-active contribution to overall team success.


 

Your skills

  • University degree (preferred Math, Computer Science, Economics, Physics, Operational Research or related)
  • Command of predictive analysis tools (preferred R, SAS, Python)
  • Experience with analysis of large data sets (in particular a good knowledge of machine learning algorithms)
  • Willingness to learn new tools and software solutions, i. a. (Python, Hadoop, geospatial analysis tools)
  • Basic understanding of economics and management issues
  • Very good English
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills - essential in day-to-day cooperation with clients and the team

Additional requirements (nice to have)

  • Knowledge of tools and programming languages using in large data sets analysis in Hadoop ecosystem (for instance Pig, Hive, Spark)
  • Experience in effective visualization (Shiny, Tableau, QlikView, PowerBI, Tibco Spotfire)
  • Familiar with databases (SQL, OLAP, ETL)
  • Interest in behavioral economics and/or data science
  • Kaggle profile

What you can gain

  • Opportunity to develop skills in statistical modeling embedded in business realities.
  • Gaining knowledge and experience in the practical use of technology centered around Big Data on projects carried out for companies from various sectors.
  • Chance to take part in truly international projects and travel to various locations around the world.
  • After-work team building activities and get-togethers.
  • Highly attractive remuneration package including wide portfolio of benefits.