Undergraduate degree in Maths, Statistics, Physics, Engineering required
0 – 4 years of professional experience in programming; experience applied to business problems is a plus
Programming (focus on Machine Learning) : R and / or Python (must), SPSS, SAS, Ruby, Hadoop (valued)
Data treatment / Data mining : SQL, AWK, Access, Spark, Excel (valued)
Statistical knowledge is a plus
Demonstrated aptitude for analytics
Proven record of leadership in a work setting and / or through extracurricular activities
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively
Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively both verbally and in writing in English and the local office language(s)
Knowledge of other languages including Portuguese, German, French and Italian will be valued
You’ll work with our Analytics team in Madrid, focusing on Machine Learning. This global practice supports clients in many different industries facing challenges of developing and implementing tailored concepts for prediction and prescription.
You will focus on the development of Advanced Analytics models to optimize underlying business problems.
As a Data Scientist, you will shape the future of what data-driven organizations look like, drive processes for extracting and using that data in creative ways, and create new lines of thinking within an infinite number of clients and situations.
You will create valuable, transformative business strategies through the measurement, manipulation, reporting and dissemination of broad sets of data.
You will apply and advise on state-of-the-art advanced analytic and quantitative tools and modeling techniques in order to derive business insights, solve complex business problems and improve decisions.
You will review, support and advise on the day-to-day analytics requirements of clients’ key operational processes while continually improving the impact of these processes.
About mckenzie and company
McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm. We are the trusted advisor to the world's leading businesses, governments, and institutions. We work with leading organizations across the private, public and social sectors. Our scale, scope, and knowledge allow us to address problems that no one else can. We have deep functional and industry expertise as well as breadth of geographical reach. We are passionate about taking on immense challenges that matter to our clients and, often, to the world. We work with our clients as we do with our colleagues. We build their capabilities and leadership skills at every level and every opportunity. We do this to help build internal support, get to real issues, and reach practical recommendations. We bring out the capabilities of clients to fully participate in the process and lead the ongoing