Job description

Are you our new colleague that wants to be part of a core team and accomplished group of data scientists?

Data is one of Solita’s four areas of expertise. We have more than 200 data specialists, and our knowledge portfolio contains a variety of data-related specializations involving data solutions in all technologies, both in the cloud and otherwise. In Solita, you will be part of a team that is courageous and passionate, but at the same time easy-going & caring.

We are focused on fast change and impactful technologies making the change possible. We employ 1,500 top-notch tech professionals across the Nordics and West Europe, of which more than 60 in Belgium and 10+ in Germany. 

As the Belgian market is a cornerstone of our growth strategy in West Europe, we are strengthening our Belgian team with new colleagues. You will be working in our Leuven or Ghent offices (Hybrid of course) where everything is in place to make your working day meaningful: coffee chats, office dogs, and apero with colleagues at the end of the day. 

As a data scientist, you will be exposed to a wide range of international clients who are at the cutting edge of innovation in their field and work on fascinating problems, build data-driven solutions that truly serve end user needs. Want to know more about the Belgian data science team? Solita is building a data science community in Belgium – Solita

In this role you will apply advanced analytical, statistical, and programming skills to different projects, such as identifying maintenance needs in advance or optimizing resource usage and production capacity along the supply chain. We also build intelligent services that make everyday life easier for both our clients and our clients’ customers. You will work hands-on on customer projects, together with customer representatives as well as solitary colleagues – for example Machine Learning Engineers, Data Engineers, and AI Service Designers

Solita's data science team and technologies

Solita has data scientists working in international projects in Belgium and the Nordic countries. Our Data scientists work across Solita in different customer cases and with different experts. Our closest colleagues are our own team and 200 Solita data scientists, not forgetting design and software development professionals. Colleagues in the DS teams support you in solving different and new problems. The Data Science teams have the responsibility and freedom for project implementation and technology choices, in cooperation with the customer, of course.

Our expectations of a Data Scientist

You will have in-depth knowledge in one or more of the following areas:

  • You find it rewarding to support our customers in a consultant role and you are prepared to challenge the status quo.
  • You are pragmatic and always put first what is really needed or valuable for our customers.
  • NLP/text mining, deep Learning, reinforcement learning, statistical learning theory or machine learning.
  • You are familiar with the main concepts & best practices of MLOps.
  • You can extract and manipulate data from DWH, big data and other systems including knowledge and understanding of SQL.
  • Familiarity with cloud services (e.g. AWS / Azure/ GCP), especially regarding the ML / AI domain.
  • You are also happy to mentor and share your knowledge with other team members as well as solitans.
  • It is also very helpful if Solita's values seem to coincide with what you expect from the work community and what you value in your colleagues.
  • Fluent in Dutch or French, and English

What We Offer

  • Challenging, impactful projects to work with
  • Possibility to learn and work with the latest technologies/tools
  • Nordic work culture of autonomy and professionalism
  • Individual benefit packages that suit your personal needs
  • Learning and career growth opportunities
  • Caring community of 1500+ tech expert colleagues across Northern Europe 

We believe diversity of ideas and backgrounds gives us the creativity to be successful in a rapidly changing world. In support of this, we stress equality of opportunity for all qualified individuals in accordance with applicable laws. Decisions on hiring, promotion, development, compensation or advancement are based solely on a person’s qualifications, abilities, experience and performance.


We want to hear from you and figure out together what works best for us both. Tell us about yourself and your background in your own words. Unfortunately currently we can’t offer relocation for candidates outside Belgium.

Our recruitment consists of two rounds of interviews where you will meet our team and learn more about working at Solita.

If you have any questions, please contact Recruiter Liese Hennus: [email protected]

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