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Data Analyst

You are a business-oriented Data Analyst combining expertise in data, knowledge graphs, and machine learning with a passion for solving real-world problems. You are eager to contribute to concrete business projects in a wide variety of domains.

If that is you, we would like to talk to you about the role of Data Engineer/Analyst for DataScouts.

DataScouts is a data technology company that supports its clients in building market and competitive intelligence by providing an AI-enabled workflow to systematically fetch and process data about competitors, innovative technologies, and market trends in rapidly changing environments.


Location:
 Our office is in Gent, but we are used to working remotely.


As a data analyst, you will work closely with our customers, ecosystem, and business analysts to configure DataScouts and fine-tune relevant data pipelines and visualizations for specific customer cases.

You will be in charge of integrating with relevant data sources, developing data visualizations, and customizing the AI-enabled workflow, the data pipelines, and classifiers delivering instant market and competitive insights.

You will be involved in pre-sales conversations and developing proposals for custom-specific integrations, data gathering, and reporting workflows.

You will ensure customer success in deriving valuable market and competitive intelligence.

You are a highly collaborative individual who is capable of managing your own agenda, collaborating with colleagues, and prioritizing tasks for impact.

Tasks.

  • You work closely with our customers, ecosystem, and business analysts on concrete Market & Competitive Intelligence projects;
  • You build and master a wide variety of structured and unstructured data sets to build use case-specific market and competitive insights;
  • You develop workflows and data pipelines to clean, normalize and enrich data;
  • You analyze big data sets to identify relevant patterns
  • You develop models and visualizations to turn data into actionable insights
  • You leverage your data engineering and machine learning skills to prototype solutions to optimize our data pipeline, data visualizations, and solutions
  • You work closely with Product Management to translate prototypes, data, and models into user-friendly and intuitive dashboards, reports, and visualizations

Profile.

We don’t expect you to be an expert in everything, but you should have,

  • MSc degree in a discipline such as computer science, machine learning, applied statistics, mathematics, or engineering;
  • First experience as a business or data analysis is an asset;
  • Python is essential, other languages (e.g. R and SQL) are beneficial;
  • Good presentation and communication skills, with the ability to explain complex analytical concepts to business people
  • Methodical yet creative problem solver;
  • Experience in applying data science and machine learning methods to real-world problems.


Additional skills and qualifications:

  • Driven by results and motivated by obtaining concrete deliverables.
  • Service-minded, detail-oriented, and quality driven
  • Team player 
  • Strong analytical and planning skills
  • Track record in successfully leading complex projects
  • Fluency in English (both verbal and written). Knowledge of Dutch or French is an asset.

Offer.

You will be part of an ambitious, young, and fast-growing team. Your job will offer great variation due to customers in different industries, different domains, and different environments.

You work in a multi-disciplinary environment with our clients, consulting team, machine learning engineers, and software developers.

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 team where you can truly make a difference, we want to meet you.

Don't hesitate and get in touch with Bart via bart.frison@datascouts.eu

Interested?
Sound like something for you?

We'd love to get to know you! Send an e-mail to bart.frison@datascouts.eu with your resume and cover letter or send a link leading to a YouTube-video in wich you clarify your motivation for the vacancy.