Applied Intelligence Studio Consultant

Accenture, GA - Atlanta, USA

Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Organization:      Accenture Analytics
Travel:                     Up to 90% travel (Monday to Thursday)
Position:                 South East Region Analytics Resources – Innovation Hub Consultant
The digital revolution is changing everything.  It’s everywhere transforming how we work and play.  Accenture is looking for r talented individuals who want to be part of this change by joining Accenture Applied Intelligence, part of Accenture Digital, a leader in Analytics with deep industry and technical experience.  We apply Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Data Engineering, Artificial Intelligence and Human Ingenuity to help clients solve their most complex business problems. By deploying AI responsibly and combining it with our deep industry and analytics expertise, we enable the digital transformation of organizations, extend human capabilities, and make intelligent products and services a reality. Follow @AccentureAI and visit accenture.com/appliedintelligence.  
Role Description: South East Region Analytics Innovation Hub Consultant
As a consultant working at the Accenture Analytics Innovation Hub, located on the Georgia Institute of Technology campus, you will have a highly visible cross-industry role working collaboratively with experts and clients from the South East Region.   You will help clients turn data into actionable insights that drive tangible outcomes, improve performance and help clients lead the market.  
You must be able to effectively utilize statistical, data mining and machine learning techniques in delivering analytics and decision support systems
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Stay abreast of technology trends in multiple industries
  • Work closely with Accenture Sales and clients to understand gaps in knowledge and capabilities and solution offerings
  • Work closely with Georgia Institute of Technology faculty and researchers in such domains as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Advanced Analytics, Robotics, and other relevant technical domains
  • Initiate and guide collaborative projects and programs with Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Work on client deliverables and solutions
  • Provide thought leadership within projects to process analysis and produce solutions
Basic Qualifications
Candidates will be tested on statistical and analytical skills
  • Must have a minimum 3 years of experience in data science and statistical methodology
  • Minimum 1 year of knowledge of machine learning
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with minimum 2 years of experience with predictive analytics tools, including SAS or SPSS and at least one of the following: R or Python
  • Must have deep knowledge, understanding and hands on experience with Statistical Concepts
  • and Methodologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline such as Data Engineering, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field.  Master’s degree preferred.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Deadline-driven, organized and able to multi-task
  • Ability to work with cross-functional organizations
  • Strong proficiency with the Microsoft suite (including advanced Excel skills with embedded Pivot Tables & Macros; advanced PowerPoint usage).
  • Familiarity with deploying cloud services (AWS, Google, Azure), Big Data tools (Hadoop, Hive, Spark) and knowledge of SQL
  • Ability to clearly communicate and articulate Accenture Data Science capabilities with client. Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate results, concepts and ideas to non-technical business.
About Accenture
Accenture Digital’s 36,000 professionals are driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. At the forefront of digital, you’ll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 
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