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Philips Data scientists in Amsterdam, Netherlands

nullIn this role, you have the opportunity to provide data science solutions using advanced techniques, tools and methods to complex business problems. Create and maintain standards around data science for the company. You are responsible for

  • Lead and drive data mining, creating algorithms, collection of data, collection of procedures during the design, build phases of a project

  • Interpret and analyze data problems and come up with viable solutions, hypotheses and proof of concepts

  • Ensure quality of data and solution developed

  • Lead, drive, deploy and test solutions and insights

  • Co-create with businesses, markets and functions on requirements

  • Work with big data and databases

  • Provide guidance to analysts

  • Spot and evaluate emerging and cutting edge data science and machine learning libraries You are a part of The data and analytics of the new Domestic Appliances organization in Amsterdam. This team will be responsible for driving a data-driven business globally. As we value diversity, we have a multi-functional and international team, with different points of view and new capabilities to strengthen and improve our omni-channel approach worldwide. To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in a relevant field in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics or similar field and>5 years of related experience

  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist or similar role

  • Demonstrable advanced programming experience in Python or another programming language such as Java/C/C++/R;

  • Strong analytical and social skills and the capability to translate data intelligence into valuable insights for the senior stakeholders in the company

  • Experience in data analytics and in statistical (regression, clustering and classification), descriptive and diagnosis methods; knowledge of forecasting methods

  • Ability to formulate multiple complex business problems into hypothesis and proof of concepts for testing In return, we offer you A meaningful career, with new challenges in our dynamic organization, working in an encouraging multinational and multicultural environment. We are happy to provide you with this opportunity to work with new technologies. You will be surrounded by passionate and committed, colleagues who share your ambition to create outstanding customer experiences. Your work will be ambitious and full of opportunities for growth. Variety and challenge will be part of your daily routines. Why should you join Domestic Appliances? Philips’ Domestic Appliances business is a global leader with EUR 2.3 billion in sales in 2019 in kitchen appliances, coffee, garment care and home care appliances, with successful products such as the Airfryer, Perfect Care Steam Generators, Automatic Coffee Machines with LatteGo and SpeedPro Max Aqua vacuum cleaner, and many more that are used by millions of people every day across the world.  In January 2020, Philips announced that it would be considering new ownership options for Domestic Appliances, as it is not a strategic fit for the company’s future as a health technology leader, and committed to finding the right home for the business to ensure that it is set up for continued success serving customers, leveraging the Philips brand and driving growth across the markets that it serves.  In its 128-year history as a leading innovator, Philips has had to reinvent itself a number of times to remain competitive. This has involved several high-profile divestments, resulting in the company’s successful track record in managing complex change of this scale.  Such transformations offer unique opportunities for employees to ‘make their mark’ and gain expertise in a specific and dynamic environment - those who can deliver results while navigating and contributing to changes will gain unique skills and perspective that will prove valuable for the rest of their careers