Data Scientist

Brussels 11 January 2019
DESCRIPTION

PycoGroup is looking for a Data Scientist to join its team

PYCO Group is a global team of passionate consultants and developers who accelerate digital transformation and deliver result driven solutions.
With more than 500 people on 4 continents, we help business leaders re-imagine, design, build and operate a smooth digital business transition, thanks to the knowledge of our onshore and offshore dedicated teams.
We do so by attracting, empowering and retaining exceptional talents while unlocking opportunities for our clients and employees simultaneously.

Global-scale clients making use of the PYCO Group’s products and services include Microsoft, Samsung, Volkswagen, Axa, Richemont, BNP Paribas, Wal-Mart, Adobe, La Poste, Accor Hotels, LVMH, Mitsubishi, Calvin Klein, L’Oréal amongst many others. In other words, we build digital teams & solutions.

What will be your role?

You will work on use cases involving the treatment of unstructured documents, including but not limited to:

  • Information extraction and verification (names, dates, amounts, or more complex types of information) from unstructured documents
  • Automated data encoding

The scope of the project can evolve according to the business specifications.
The scripting language of choice will be Python, common machine learning frameworks for python will be used.
The end goal of use cases is to have a service running in production on a daily basis. 
 
Therefore:

  • Code must be well documented and interpretable.
  • The robustness and performance of the algorithms has to be tested and validated. Performance will be monitored during production.

Who are we looking for?

  • Master’s degree in a quantitative discipline, such as computer science, statistics, mathematics or engineering. A PhD is considered an advantage
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in Advanced Analytics.
  • Experience in Machine Learning, software engineering in Python, natural language processing (e.g. Information extraction, named entity recognition, …)
  • Fluent in English and/or Dutch and/or French

At PYCOGROUP, we don’t just offer you a job, we offer you your future. Here’s your chance to get your hands on…

  • The latest technologies for mobile & web development
  • Teammates that challenge you to exceed your limits
  • The finest IT tools raise your potential to even greater heights
  • The power to deliver some truly awesome products & services
  • Cutting-edge collaborative software development
  • A career path that allows you to learn and grow
  • Attractive annual bonuses
  • Private health care program

Do you recognize yourself in this role and are you willing to shape the future of the digital world with us? Feel free to send us your application to recruitment@pycogroup.com