IT Management & Business Others Other Science and Tech
1 - 3 Years
October 20, 2019
Around the world, we connect the supply of and demand for vital products and resources. Energy that allows people to heat their homes and travel the world. Food for a growing planet. And chemicals for companies to use. Products that are vital to peoples lives. We ensure the safe, efficient and clean storage of such vital products. The global energy transition, the growing world population, and all the new possibilities of emerging technologies make this a very interesting time to do business. If this global working environment appeals to you and you have the right skills and mindset, then apply now to become a part of our Vopak team.
Since 3 years we have started a data discovery journey without a predicted end destination. For this journey we are seeking an exceptional Data Scientist capable to combine your analytical skills, curiosity, critical thinking, sensitivity and entrepreneurship to facilitate the business in defining and realizing big data initiatives.
You maintain close relationships with data scientists, business analysts, data analysts and data owners. If this is you, then well be happy to meet you!
Your three main missions
You will be the big data pathfinder
You will have major impact on exploiting the business value of data
You will provide new insights based on data patterns and models the organization never investigated before
How will you do this?
As a Data Scientist you will make a significant contribution in the digital transformation Vopak is currently in. With your knowledge, insights, vision and skills, you will develop initiatives to improve processes by combining enterprise data, Internet of Things (IoT) and determine patterns resulting in predictive models. Are you in?
Your job in bullet points:
Diving deep into datasets to find fascinating (or informative) data insights and unexpected correlations;
Explore new algorithms to bring data and insights, such as demand forecasting and predictive maintenance;
Collaborate with experts in a variety of disciplines to pioneer new approaches to research by integrating diverse data sources;
Contributing to the technical vision around the tools and the way of working;
Applies new approaches as a direct result of ones own initiative that results in a better solution, increased quality and/or greater efficiency.
Who we are looking for:
The ideal candidate enjoys discovering and solving business problems. He or she has a strong results driven personality with a high level of enthusiasm, energy and confidence and always being a critical thinker. Ability to communicate complex findings and ideas in plain language. Ability to change direction quickly, proactively seeking clarification of requirements and directions and take responsibility when needed. The role involves ongoing contact with a wide range of colleagues from different departments in a decentralized and international environment. This requires excellent influencing and communication skills, including a high level of written and spoken English.
Academic degree in e.g. econometrics, mathematics or other data analytics discipline.
2 to 3 years of relevant work experience.
Beneficial is experience compiling and analyzing complex, high volume, high dimensional datasets.
Excellent data mining skills including data auditing, aggregation, validation and reconciliation; advanced modelling techniques, testing and creating and explaining results in clear and concise reports.
How to apply?
Are you the Data Scientist we are looking for? Then be part of our digital transition and apply via the apply button. For more information about the process, please contact Raphael Begeer at firstname.lastname@example.org .
An E-assessment can be part of the recruitment process.