Data Scientist

Drive data-centric projects that apply the latest in data science, machine learning & artificial intelligence. Assist a client in discovering the value hidden within gathered data and help craft a system that augments human decision-making or automate such decision-making.

Find a team that mentors junior profiles into trusted advisors and enable yourself to grow as a highly-skilled professional.

Crunch Analytics is looking for candidates eager to work in a challenging, international business environment with companies looking to transform their organisation. We bring together people that are keen on applying the latest technologies and techniques in fields such as data science, machine learning & AI. Their work is guided by one sole mantra: “Is this providing additional business value?”.

We are looking for data scientists reay to embrace challenging projects in advanced analytics and artificial intelligence. A successful candidate has the ambition to act as a trusted advisor for companies eager to use data & algorithms in assisting people when making business decisions.

Key responsibilities

As a Data Scientist you will take the lead on data-centric projects in various industries and on various topics. You have an excellent understanding of how the basic techniques in data science work (categorization, classification, database structures, grid search, ...) and can implement these techniques in practice using Python. Moreover, you know how to communicate these data science principles and findings to clients in a way that is easy to understand for business leaders.

Essential capabilities

  • You understand business economics
  • You are an excellent programmer in Python
  • You are comfortable working in a Unix-environment
  • You have a passion for working with data and technology
  • You have a basic knowledge of data scientific principles

Nice to haves

  • Knowledge of other languages (speaking or programming)
  • Experience with lean/agile software development
  • Experience with data-science software and packages (HDFS, Spark, Scikit-Learn, ...)
  • Experience with the google cloud platform is a definitive plus

Your profile

  • You have a MS in Computer Science, Econometrics, Economics, Business Administration, AI, Data or Marketing Analysis, Maths, or Statistics
  • You are eager to learn new things
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English and are a good communicator
  • You are flexible and stress-resistant

Are you ready to become part of a young and ambitious team that is eager to learn and not afraid to take on a challenge? Let's talk!

Our offer

We offer a vibrant working atmosphere with a true start-up mentality at our office in the Rodelijvekensstraat 28 in the center of Ghent. More than anything else, you will be provided with the opportunity to take the initiative to set this company on the map , as well as the opportunity to keep learning and growing over time. As you operate in a startup environment, you are not afraid of taking initiative and ownership of projects, leaning on the technical support and coaching from more experienced or specialized team members. Those members will mentor you as you continue to grow your skillset.

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