Accenture

Data Science Senior Manager - Applied Intelligence

Accenture

July 22, 2021


Data Science Senior Manager – Applied Intelligence
Harness the power of data and artificial intelligence to accelerate change.
Join our Applied Intelligence team and create innovative, forward thinking and life changing solutions using cutting-edge technologies. We are changing the world fast, come with us.
Your role: Data Science Senior Manager
You will advise on and lead AI applications for our existing and prospective clients and deliver value. This will be primarily focused on virtual agent work but will differ pending on client needs.
You will be part of one global network, tapping into the deep expertise of our Applied Intelligence practice and be faced with boundary less opportunities to excel.

  • Drive the growth of your team and build a diverse, entrepreneurial team of professionals with both qualitative and quantitative backgrounds using data-driven and insights-led approaches to respond quickly in a dynamic and ever-changing market

  • Work directly with business leaders and influence them with compelling ideas based on data insights that will exceed business expectations

  • Manage multiple projects across a range of industries focusing on providing our clients with evidence-based solutions

  • Leading the Data team, managing their performance and designing and contributing to the implementation of their key goals

  • Determining and planning the application of data science and machine learning to the company’s goals

  • Develop and lead the delivery of communications and reporting to explain the output of work and data analysis to both internal and client stakeholders

  • Mobilize the team to proactively respond to critical situations within an area of expertise (machine learning, NLP, etc) either internally for Accenture or at client engagements.

  • Be a Data Science expert with a focus to inform intelligent transformation initiatives bringing a pragmatic lens to the utilization of data to advance client outcomes

  • Partner with our multi-capability teams to design and implement data driven solutions

  • Develop client relationships gaining recognition as a trusted client adviser

  • Create new data led propositions to grow existing and new client accounts

  • Create intuitive models to solve client problems with realistic and understandable metrics.

  • Apply expertise in data science, machine learning and consulting skills in end to end client engagements from ideation, prototyping, solution building to operationalization

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience.

  • Progressive expertise in R and/or Python (other scientific languages are advantageous)

  • Qualifications in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics or similar areas

  • 10+ years of experience in Data Science, Consulting deploying machine learning algorithms in analytics-enabled digital transformations

  • 5+ years in a people management role

  • Demonstrated experience within management consulting and the ability to effectively advise clients on AI specific solutions is highly desirable

Core Technical Skills:

  • Natural Language Understanding, Predictive Modelling, Conversational (Virtual Agent) solution and Narrative Science

  • Speech to text, Text to speech etc

  • Computer vision, face recognition, handwriting recognition etc

  • Apache Spark, Microsoft Azure Machine Learning, Mathematical Programming, Sentiment analysis etc

Salary range for this role: $180,000-$230,000
About Accenture
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Ipsita Samanta is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.
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