Data Scientist | Shanghai | German Automotive

  • Negotiable
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China Shanghai Shanghai Shi CN
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Glocomms
  • 05 Jul 18 2018-07-05

My client is a global integrated automotive and industrial supplier. They generated sales of € 14 Billion in 2017, looking to expand their Data team in China. They offer many educational opportunities for employees to get new qualifications, great career development.

The role

The main purpose of the role is to understand customer's strategic and operational issues by using advanced (data) analysis and (helping) translate these into practical organizational improvements. As a member of mixed PA customer teams and in collaboration with key stakeholders within the customer organization, you also help to implement complex and challenging projects and programs. You support sales / business development activities by collaborating on propositions, quotations and tenders, and contribute to the PA Thought Leadership through the (co-operation with) writing of articles and publications.

Job Requirements

Personal and professional qualities

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, proven by a university education background. A Master obtained at the TU or a clear beta profile is clearly an advantage.
* Proven interest and experience in predictive modelling, simulation, optimization and data visualization techniques.
* Proven interest and experience in translating detailed data analysis into practical performance improvement possibilities for customers.
* Extensive knowledge of statistical and machine learning techniques, no fear in programming and development in R, Python, SQL, Pig Latin, Java, JavaScript
* Strong intellectual and analytical skills, based on an academic background, but with well-developed planning and realization skills and the ability to switch between hands-on and hands-off - depending on the situation
* Strong communication and influencing skills in both Dutch as in English, good organization
sensitivity * Strong customer focus, ambitious, enterprising and collegial, a motivating personal and authentic style, team player
* Initiative, energy, drive and tenacity with which "delivery" is guaranteed
* Willingness to work internationally