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Data Science Senior Analyst

Accenture


Location:
Phoenix, AZ
Date:
10/18/2017
2017-10-182017-11-16
Job Code:
00511264
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Description Title: Data Science Senior Analyst
Location: USA-Southwest
Job Number: 00511264



Role: Data Science Senior Analyst







Location: Austin, TX













Join Accenture and help transform
leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale
of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate
and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your
extraordinary career.













People in the Innovation
& Thought Leadership career track drive asset innovation and
marketplace reputation within a specific area of expertise. They grow into
thought leadership roles, by increasing the depth of their expertise and
reputation as an expert or innovator, and can progress either in role,
laterally, or upward.













**Job Description**













The **Data Science SeniorAnalyst** will be part of Accenture Analytics as a Service Core Data
Scientist team and collaborate with subject matter experts to develop advanced
analytics statistical models/ machine learning methods and solutions for
Accenture operations clients to improve various business outcome indicators.













Key



Responsibilities:











+ Conceptualize and test various statistical models

+ Integrate the outcomes as real-time analytics

+ Elevate Accenture’s ability to create value for clientsin areas and through means not immediately apparent to clients







Data
Scientists in Operations follow multiple approaches for project execution from
adapting existing assets to Operations use cases, exploring third-party and
open source solutions for speed to execution and for specific use cases, and
engaging in fundamental research to develop novel solutions. They also leverage
the vast global network of Accenture to collaborate with Accenture Tech Labs,
Accenture Open Innovation and Accenture Analytics for creating solutions.













Data
Scientists are expected to collaborate with other data scientists, subject
matter experts, sales, and delivery teams from Accenture locations around the
globe to deliver strategic advanced analytics projects from design to
execution.



Qualifications:







**



Basic Qualifications:
:
**









+ Bachelor’s degree (Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics,Economics, Analytics, or Applied Mathematics are preferred)

+ Minimum of 2 years’ statistical modeling experience

+ Minimum of 2 years’ experience with at least one of thefollowing statistical tools/languages: R, S-plus, SAS, STATA, Python







**Preferred Skills:**









+ Experience handling data driven decisions in at leastone of the following industry domains; Finance and Accounting,Procurement, Fraud, Infrastructure Analytics, eCommerce, Security, Retail,Supply Chain Health Care, Pharma, Retail

+ Experience in at least one of the following; Supervisedand Unsupervised Learning, Classification Models, Cluster Analysis, NeuralNetworks, Non-parametric Methods, Multivariate Statistics, ReliabilityModels, Markov Models, Stochastic models, Bayesian Models

+ Ability to think creatively to solve real worldbusiness problems

+ Ability to work in a global collaborative teamenvironment

+ Experience in various statistical and machine learningmodels, data mining, unstructured data analytics in corporate or academicresearch environments

+ Programming experience with (C, C , or Java)

+ Proficient verbal and written communication skills inEnglish







Applicants for
employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the
future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United
States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any
other non-immigrant status).





Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated
Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.





Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





Equal Employment Opportunity


All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed,
color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran
status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information,
marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal,
state, or local law.





Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of
conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.





Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our
service men and women.



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