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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2022-02-28 17:00:00


Senior Manager - Data Scientist/AI Engineer

  • The Opportunity 


    We live in a data rich World and more & more of our personal and business interactions are being driven by the application of advanced analytics and artificial intelligence (AI).  At EY, we are helping organisations transform, to continually improve the way they ‘do business’ and lead in the market.  We are doing this by challenging the norm, by taking on the ‘too hard’ problems and by helping organisations become insight driven. 


    We have a fast-growing Data & Analytics practice within Consulting, where Data Science & AI Engineers are at the tip of the spear for driving growth.  Whether you are an expert in computer vision, have a passion for NLP, love playing with Graph we would really like to hear from you.  We also believe all sector experience has something to offer, so whether you are Telco or FS, Consumer Products or Utilities, it will all add to the richness of services we can offer our clients.  


    Your Responsibilities 


    We are looking to bring in talented people like you across all our grades.  No day would be ‘typical’, but you could expect to be involved in some or all of the activities listed below during the course of your career: 


    • Leading the pursuit of new work through client conversations and presentations 

    • Supporting the Market teams in building go to market strategies 

    • Research & development in support of new AI based offerings 

    • Leading & delivering client solutions using a range of DS/AI technologies 

    • Learning about new technologies/research and how they could be applied for the benefit of our clients 

    • Mentoring and managing other experienced and aspiring Data Science & AI Engineers 

    • Managing bid response work to articulate what value we can bring 

    • Collaborating with our partners and other parts of EY 


    Skills & Attributes for Success 


    Clearly your technical expertise is welcomed and expected, but we are also looking for your experience and guidance to drive the right solution and approach for the problem at hand.  To be transformative, we often have to go after the ‘too hard’ business problem, which requires our people to be creative and really challenge themselves to deliver.  We want you to be thinking how you can apply your knowledge and push yourself to learn more in order to solve the difficult stuff. 


    If you have some or all of the below, then get in touch: 


    • Strong client facing sales pursuit and delivery skills 

    • Professional experience in delivery of advanced analytics/DS/AI projects 

    • Excellent understanding of mathematical, probability & statistics principles, and of algorithm theory  

    • Detailed knowledge of a range of AI techniques including, graph data analytics, time series, NLP, deep learning, supervised and unsupervised machine learning etc 

    • Programming skills in Python or R, Spark and SQL 

    • Worked with open source data science libraries and understand how to apply them to various problem types 

    • Experience of using the latest Data science platforms (e.g. Databricks, AzureML) and frameworks (e.g. Tensorflow, MXNet, scikit-learn) 

    • Data wrangling and manipulation techniques 

    • Experience of development & deployment tooling, such as Jenkins, Ansible, Docker etc 


    Ideally, you’ll also have 


    • Experience of working on a Microsoft Azure platform 

    • Used a data visualisation technology, like Tableau, Power BI or Qlik 

    • Software engineering experience (e.g. coding standards, version control, testing, review) 

    • Experience of IoT 

    • Domain knowledge across public sector, utilities, pharma, consumer products, telco or retail 



    What we look for 

    We’re interested in intellectually curious people, with a genuine passion for finding and implementing innovative ways nurture growth. You’ll also need excellent communication and negotiation skills. We’ll look to you to have the ability to express big ideas to influence C-suite leaders while also having technical skills to architect the right solutions for clients.  If you’re ready to take ownership of a team that’s poised to take the industry by storm, this role is for you. 



    What we offer 


    We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer: 


    • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next. 

    • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way. 

    • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs 

    • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs. 


    If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible. 


    The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 


    Apply now. 

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