Data scientist - Energy Sector

Job description

As a Data Scientist, you will play a pivotal role in developing predictive models and analytical solutions that drive decision-making and strategic initiatives in the energy sector. You'll have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, analyzing complex datasets to optimize operations, mitigate risks, and uncover new opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement advanced data models and algorithms
  • Analyze large, complex datasets to identify patterns, trends, and insights relevant to the energy sector.
  • Develop predictive models to assess and manage credit risk, improving financial decision-making.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance and operations, to apply data science solutions to business challenges.
  • Communicate technical findings and recommendations to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, technologies, and regulations affecting the energy sector and credit risk management.

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in Python
  • Experience with AWS cloud services for data processing and analytics.
  • Strong command of SAS for statistical analysis and data management.
  • Knowledge of SAP for enterprise resource planning and data integration.
  • Expertise in PySpark for handling large-scale data processing.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related quantitative field.
  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist, with strong proficiency in the technical skills listed above.
  • A solid quantitative background with expertise in statistical modeling, machine learning, and data mining.
  • Experience in credit risk analysis is highly desirable.
  • Previous experience or familiarity with the energy sector is a significant plus.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently on complex projects.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to translate complex data insights into actionable business recommendations.
  • Fluency in French AND/OR Dutch and English

- Duration : first contract of 12 months with possible extension

- Hybrid way of working

- Open to both Freelancers and Employees

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