Data Scientist

Data
Professional, Freelancer

Data is the engine of any digital transformation. Do you enjoy working on the most innovative data solutions of the future? Then Cegeka has the challenge for you!  Cegeka's Data Solutions team manages and executes Business Intelligence, Cloud, Data Engineering & Data Science projects for our clients in a pragmatic, low-threshold approach, so that our clients quickly get the right information and can easily grow as the information requirement increases. We always apply a Cloud First Strategy. The years of experience of our specialists, the developed methodology and the feedback from our clients make Cegeka an ideal long-term partner. Both for our clients, business partners and employees. #LI-EM2

  • In your role as a Data Scientist, you will work closely with experienced colleagues on Machine Learning, Big Data and AI projects. These projects are mainly executed in the Microsoft Azure Cloud.
  • You will also work closely with your clients to gather business requirements and translate them into data needs;
  • Defining data requirements, performing data collection & data preparation are core tasks, as well as analyzing and reporting on data quality are among your responsibilities
  • You develop applications of predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, optimization and summarization techniques.
  • Assessing the goodness-of-fit of the chosen approach or model is central;
  • You create interactive visualizations to improve decision making.

What you need to succeed:

  • You already have several years of experience as a Data Scientist.
  • You are passionate about machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • You have knowledge of analytical programming languages such as python, (Py-)Spark and R and can handle libraries pandas, numpy, scikit-learn, keras or tensorflow. 
  • You are familiar with programming environments like jupyter notebooks or visual studio and version control systems like git;
  • You have a good mix of statistical knowledge, programming skills and business focus; 
  • You have knowledge of the Microsoft Azure Data Analytics Cloud platform;
  • You have a Microsoft Certified Professional certificate;
  • You have a problem solving ability;
  • A flexible, independent and collegial attitude is required; 
  • Good communication skills, customer focus and accuracy are also a must;
  • Good command of the Dutch and English language. French is a plus;
  • A certain flexibility towards travel is required as work is regularly carried out from the customer's premises. If you are not required to be at the customer's site, you can work in the Cegeka office closest to where you live or from your home office.

What are we offering:

  • You will join a Top Employer.
  • You will work in a very interesting industry.
  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where fresh new ideas and initiatives can be started.
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and we look together how we can help you develop further.
  • Knowledge sharing is central. We offer many initiatives for this: innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training.
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • In addition to the gross salary, a premium (electrical) company car with fuel card / charge card or mobility budget, luncheon vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, mobile phone subscription, flat-rate expenses allowance and a powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a nice work / life balance.
  • Create your own compensation package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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