Senior Advanced Analytics Consultant

Job description

BearingPoint consultants understand that the world of business changes constantly and that the resulting complexities demand intelligent and adaptive solutions. Our clients, whether in commercial or financial industries or in government, experience real results when they work with us.

Your ambitions

Are you passionate about the value that data and analytics can bring to the world? Then we invite you to play a vital part in transforming the way business is being done by bringing insights from data and analytic solutions to our customers and support them in making solid business decisions and developing new data driven strategies and products. Do you want to design and implement innovative analytical business solutions? Then we're looking for you!

Due to the expansion of our Advanced Analytics practice located in Amsterdam, we are looking for a quantitative professional who specializes in using advanced analytics and machine learning techniques to analyze and solve the business challenges of our customers. Practical experience with a wide variety of analytics and machine learning techniques (for example: prescriptive models) is required.

Your role

As a Senior Business Analytics Consultant at BearingPoint, you are responsible for managing analytics projects, designing and developing the best possible approach to solve the customers’ business challenges and supporting the customer in implementing the outcomes of the analysis. During a project, you will make smart use of the available data from the customer and if of value, augment that with additional data, for example from open data sources. This way, you provide our clients with relevant insights, based on which important management decisions can be made.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading analytics projects, delivering quality analytics insights within agreed budget and time frame, managing the expectations of the client and coaching members of the delivery team
  • Designing and developing analytics approaches to solve the customers’ business challenge
  • Providing guidance and support to the customer in implementing the outcomes of an analysis.
  • Selecting the best advanced analytical or machine learning for solving the business challenge (for example with our unique BearingPoint datamining solution: HyperCube)
  • Actively thinking with clients about business strategies and the next steps
  • Signaling the needs of the clients and translating these into projects
  • Actively keeping yourself updated about new developments in the field and commit to developing activities for our growing practice within the European BearingPoint network



  • A relevant and completed Master’s Degree (Econometrics, Operational Research, Physics, Computer Science or other relevant studies)
  • A professional with 4-7 years of Analytics experience
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in a consulting role
  • A sharp analytical ability
  • Knowledge of and practical experience with analytical and machine learning techniques, ranging from descriptive to prescriptive analytics, this should include but not be limited to, data analysis, data mining, statistical learning and/or mathematical optimization
  • Knowledge of and experience with at least 2 of the following programming languages: Python, R, Matlab, SPSS, AIMMS and the willingness and ability to learn about those you’re unfamiliar with
  • The capability to use the knowledge of analytics and machine learning techniques creatively for various commercial applications
  • A client-orientated, result-oriented and can-do attitude
  • A representative appearance and independent work-attitude
  • Excellent communicative skills in Dutch and English (written and spoken)
  • A flexible attitude where traveling is no difficulty

BearingPoint offers the opportunity to work with a team of specialists in The Netherlands, being part of our firm wide community. The spirit is entrepreneurial; the culture is cooperative; the structure is flat and the result is growth.

We also offer:

  • An inspiring and dynamic, international work environment
  • Working in a multidisciplinary team with talented, professional colleagues
  • The opportunity to grow personally and professionally
  • A steep learning curve with direct customer contact and the opportunity to have impact on our business
  • Excellent compensation and benefits packages, such as a permanent contract, lease car, laptop, smartphone, several learning and training opportunities, a collective pension, health scheme and flexible working hours

About BearingPoint

BearingPoint consultants understand that the constantly changing world of business demands holistic and adaptive solutions. We take pride in understanding our clients’ business, agenda and key challenges. We build strong and sustainable relationships based on trust and deliver leading edge solutions with confidence. We combine industry, operational and technology skills with relevant proprietary and other assets to tailor solutions for our clients. This responsive and entrepreneurial approach is at the heart of the spirit of our people and has resulted in long-standing trusted relationships with many of the world’s leading organisations. Our 4500 people, together with our global consulting network serve clients in more than 70 countries and engage with them for measurable results and long-lasting success.