Senior Data Scientist


We are OMP, a game changer that optimizes supply chains of the world’s leading companies with our very own smart software.

Are you passionate about finding patterns in data? Ready to solve complex and real-world problems with data science? Join the exciting world of forecasting and supply chain planning. At OMP, you work with state-of-the-art techniques like machine learning and neural networks to contribute to our R&D activities.

Are you the experienced Data Scientist we’re looking for? Read on.

Your challenge

As a Senior Data Scientist, you explore, validate and implement data science techniques and models. You improve OMP’s supply chain planning solution through research and development.

You are responsible for:

  • Formulating business requirements, building prototypes, and translating them into functional requirements that can easily be fed into a technical design.
  • Working together with consultants to obtain relevant use cases, prototyping opportunities, and datasets to work on.
  • Ensuring high-quality solutions are delivered through the functional design of products.
  • Following market and project needs by staying up to date with the latest research in your domain.
  • Providing training and support for your colleagues in using the solution.
  • Participating in pre-sales to demonstrate functionality that meets the prospect’s goals and objectives.

Your team

As our new Senior Data Scientist, you’ll be part of a global group of data scientists and consultants which, in turn, fits into the bigger picture of the Product Design team. Product Design drives our product road map, based on a strong future vision and deep technologic overview. We make the blueprints for our solution’s functionality and share OMP’s vision and expertise with customers and colleagues alike.

Your profile

We are looking for someone who meets the following qualifications:

  • A university degree – a PhD is an advantage.
  • +5 years of experience in machine learning
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving abilities.
  • An entrepreneurial mindset in looking for innovative solutions for our customers’ master data and supply planning problems.
  • A passion for finding patterns and correlations in big datasets, and the ability to present these findings in an understandable way for a non-technical audience.
  • The ability to work autonomously, manage projects, and coach junior data scientists.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Fun to work with and a great team player.

Bonus points if you have:

  • Knowledge of applying machine learning to optimization problems.
  • Practical experience in creating a model from scratch using one of the major deep learning packages, such as TensorFlow or PyTorch.
  • Experience with data processing pipelines such as graphs, data lakes, semi-structured data, and (Py)Spark.
  • Familiarity with Python and an interest in product and platform development.
  • Knowledge of cloud solutions such as the Microsoft Azure Cloud platform.

Soft skills

Passionate Communication Analytical Entrepreneurial Teamwork

Hard skills

Machine learning TensorFlow/PyTorch Data processing (Py)Spark Python

Language skills

A plus:
Any other language

Your future at OMP

At OMP, we’re eager to find your best career fit. Our talent management program supports your personal development and empowers you to build a career in line with your ambitions.

Many of our team members who start as Senior Data Scientists grow into roles in product management, software development, or people management.

Our offer

At OMP, we offer more than just a job. We put people first and inspire you to become the best version of yourself.

  • International: A growing global company, worldwide career opportunities, and multicultural teams
  • Benefits: An attractive salary package including an optional company car, a bike incentive program, additional extralegal vacation days, and other competitive benefits
  • Flexibility: Teleworking, flexible hours, and lots of autonomy
  • Lifelong learning: A custom training and development track, an extensive coaching program, and on-the-job learning
  • Empowerment: Room for initiative and creativity and an emphasis on entrepreneurship
  • Innovation: Encouragement to think differently through cross-team collaboration and innovation challenges
  • Wellbeing: A caring and inspiring environment, promoting a happy and healthy lifestyle through a wide range of facilities and activities
  • Teamwork: Join a team that lifts you up and learn from the best

Our company

We are OMP, a leading game changer in supply chain planning solutions. The world’s largest companies count on our smart software and services to optimize their supply chains.

Are you ready to join a team of 800 passionate, creative team players of over 40 nationalities? We work as one team from our head office in Belgium and regional offices in Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, the Netherlands, Spain, Ukraine, and the US.

We care for our people. True to our innovative spirit, we believe in growing talent and in boosting expertise. Our happy customers include Bridgestone, Johnson & Johnson, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, and Shell.

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