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Junior Technology Advisor - Lighthouse Technical

KPMG Zaventem, Luchthaven Brussel Nationaal 1K, 1930 Zaventem

With which degree can I apply for this position?

  • Academic bachelor
  • Academic master

Which programmes can apply for this position?

  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science (IGEAT)
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Note that companies can often be very flexible in whom they hire for which positions, depending on choices during your education, prior experience, or personal interest. If your profile is not listed here, this does not necessarily mean that you cannot apply for this position. The best way to find out is to go and talk to the recruiters!

Who should I contact?

Jana Van de Pontseele
jvandepontseele@kpmg.com

About this position

More information: https://kpmg-career.talent-soft.com/job/job-junior-technology-advisor-lighthouse-technical-sep-2022-_459.aspx

Roles & Responsibilities

KPMG Belgium is currently looking for Technical Data consultants (Zaventem or Antwerp) to join our KPMG Lighthouse team –center of excellence around Data, AI and Emerging Technologies

  • You will use data-driven approaches to find solutions to business problems and/or to resolve automation-related issues by coding and scripting; 
  • You will work with data-driven technologies, such as data science tools (e.g. Python, R, SAS, SQL, Spark) and automation tools (e.g. Appian, Power Platform, Blue Prism);
  • Your role will be highly varied and involves working in a supportive, young and dynamic team;
  • You will contribute to the growth of KPMG Lighthouse and participate in the development and implementation of our data-driven capabilities, mostly through impactful projects at clients;
  • You will be in regular contact with clients in various industries;
  • You will work cross-functionally with business operations and business analysts to help them perform their duties more effectively and genuinely revolutionizing AI.  

 

Skills & Qualifications

You will soon hold a Master’s degree in quantitative or technological fields (e.g. engineering, computer science, physics, data science, statistics …): 

  • Knowledge of common programming languages: we have a Python-first setup, but will if needed tackle problems using R, SAS, SQL, Java … 
  • Knowledge about data & analytics, machine learning / AI and automation (have notion of database management, cloud computing, agile development, containerization …) 


While academic qualifications are important, there are several other main competences we highly value, including: 

  • A broad interest in how data & technology can help transform and improve business processes 
  • Strong affinity to apply data, analytics and AI to solve business challenges 
  • Strong analytical skills and make-it-happen mentality 
  • Enthusiasm about working in a project-based environment 
  • Eagerness to learn and make an impact 
  • Strong client orientation and being a real team player 
  • Strong communication skills in English and in Dutch or French 
  • A natural ambition and high motivation
     

We offer

At KPMG, we truly believe our people are the heartbeat to our success. We commit ourselves to encouraging true team spirit and creating an international and dynamic working environment in which each can pursue the knowledge needed to boost their career. Additionally, as Top Employer, we highly invest in our people’s development of soft skills and technical knowhow.   

In addition to a competitive and attractive compensation package, we offer a great number of extra-legal advantages such as flexible working hours, 26 vacation days (entitled to overtime), group & hospitalization insurance, net allowances, lease car with fuel card, a laptop and iPhone/iPad, as well as the opportunity to shape your compensation package to your needs with our ReFlex@KPMG plan.

 

Contract type

Permanent

Full time/ Part time

Full-time