Job title: Applied Scientist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Insurance
Expertise: Data Science
Skills: Machine learning cloud computing Data analytics WS Sagemaker AWS Lambda
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Job published: 28/10/2020
Job ID: 32713

Job Description

Our client, an international insurance company, is looking for an Applied Scientist to join the Data Analytics team. This team supports, through technical add-ons, smart decision making and business innovations. They build competitive Machine Learning data product and create business value out of data.

As a member of this team, the Applied Scientist will have a deep understanding of the business needs and elaborate solutions using technologies in the fields of Big Data and Machine Learning.

The Applied Scientist will be responsible for:

  • Actively participating in the innovation initiatives of the company and participating to discovery of new product opportunities and working closely with the business teams,
  • Working on exploratory data analysis,
  • Designing and implementing Machine Learning systems,
  • Executing Proofs of Concept using Data Analytics and Machine Learning techniques,
  • Supporting the industrialisation of models and their deployment into production applying best practices enabling the evolution of code and modelling techniques,
  • Applying MLOps principles along the end to end pipeline,
  • Apply best practices to develop reusable assets within the complete scope of the company.



  • Have a master’s degree in Engineering or IT,
  • At least 2 years of experience in developing end-to-end solutions, and hands-on experience with Python and Cloud computing,
  • Have an in-depth and practical knowledge of Machine Learning, statistics, and optimization,
  • Willing to test and apply Machine Learning Algorithms on real use-cases,
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills,
  • Result oriented and proactivity,
  • Intellectual curiosity and eagerness to learn,
  • Excellent communication skills and team spirit,
  • Able to develop at the intersection of business needs and the technicality of new technologies,
  • Knowledge of French or Dutch as well as very good knowledge of English.