This is a leadership position for a data science professional who will
specialize in advanced analytic services and solutions. This role reports
directly to the TBA Switzerland Lead, and works in close alignment with
peers in the Switzerland and international TBA practice. The role will
focus on establishing a Data Science team in Switzerland, as well as
delivering high-quality consulting services to
Teradata Switzerland’s Customers. Typical Responsibilities Include
Grow and enhance Advanced Analytics/Data Science activities.
Lead, coach and mentor a team of advanced analytics experts, specializing
in big data analytics.
Work with account teams and customers to understand business use cases and
translate them to analytical solutions with a vision on how to implement
with the right technology in close cooperation with the TBA organization.
Clearly communicate the business and technical benefits of the analytic
solutions to both business and technical audiences.
Leverage knowledge in analytics, machine learning and statistical analysis
to help customers explore methods to analyze data to make better business
Utilize a range of analytics as well as statistical tools and technologies,
including open source, to deliver innovative solutions to our customers.
Achieve defined project goals within customer deadlines; proactively
communicate status and escalate issues as required.
Capture knowledge and IP, documenting analytical use-cases and the benefits
that were realized, to share this expert knowledge with the wider, global
Teradata team and enable similar solutions to be deployed more widely.
Manage team members effectively, including performance appraisals,
objective setting, career development, placement on engagements, time and
expense approval, retention, and issue resolution.
Drive innovation with country leadership, account teams and Teradata
Qualified to degree level in Data Science, Computer Science, Applied
Physics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics. PhD/MSc preferred, but not a
Minimum of 7 years’ experience in advanced analytics, including predictive
modeling, statistical computing, machine learning and natural language
Team leadership and capability/program development experience.
Demonstrate a practiced interest in, and good understanding of, “big data”
technology and the business trends that are driving the adoption of this
Experience with a range of analytic data platforms and technologies,
including open source (e.g. Teradata, SAS, Hadoop, Spark).
Experience in open source languages such as R and Python.
Expertise in writing and optimizing SQL.
Intellectually curious and hold a creative approach to problem solving.
Excellent written and oral communication skills in German and English.
Seasoned presenter in front of large audiences; capable to present up to
Must demonstrate the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to
Eager to learn; passionate, self-motivated, results driven, and able to
work with minimum supervision.
Strong leadership skills; demonstrate the ability to positively influence a
group of people.
Excellent team player.
Level of experience (years):
Senior (5+ years of experience)
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying
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