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Data Science Consultant

Antwerp, Belgium

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

Are you passionate about finding patterns in data? And are you 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 top-notch tools and creative data science techniques, while collaborating with advisory teams, supply chain consultants, software engineers, and customers.

Are you our newest Data Science Consultant? Read on!

Your challenge

As a data science consultant, you help customers reach their strategic goals by delivering data analytics, insights, and solutions. You cleanse and wrangle the data, apply the most appropriate algorithms, and transparently visualize the findings. You help to roll out new data science product developments in our customer projects. In that process, you work closely together with our data scientists, data science experts and solution architect as well as consultants from the customer’s project team.

You are responsible for:

  • Growing expertise in data science to find creative solutions for real-world problems.
  • Performing data cleansing, data wrangling, and statistical analysis of time series data provided by OMP’s customers.
  • Visualizing your findings and presenting them to our customers in a way that non-technical audiences understand.
  • Keeping an overview of your projects and managing your stakeholders.
  • Coordinating and collaborating closely with data scientists, product experts, advisory consultants, software engineers, and customers.
  • Providing specialist support to both users and internal data science and consulting teams across all our core industries.
  • Using your deep data science insights to brief the product manager on potential product differentiators and gaps in our product offering based on interactions with customers, supply chain consultants and solution architects.
  • Building prototypes for customers and prospects to demonstrate the added value of data science techniques for specific supply chain problems.


Your challenge

Your team

As a Data Science Consultant, you’ll join the Data Science team as part of the Product Development team. Product Development consists of specialized teams that focus on a specific domain such as demand and supply planning, user experience, data science, integration, solvers, and more. These teams drive our product road map, share OMP’s vision and expertise and create smart, robust, and scalable software solutions that solve our customers’ complex supply chain planning challenges.

Your profile

We are looking for someone who meets the following qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in Statistics or a similar quantitative discipline with a strong focus on statistics. A PhD is an advantage.
  • Practical experience with predictive modeling, time series analysis, and forecasting.
  • Familiar with techniques like multivariate linear regression, exponential smoothing, ARIMA, and machine learning.
  • A sound knowledge of scripting languages such as R and Python.
  • A ‘can do’ attitude in challenging environments when dealing with variable data quality and quantity.
  • The ability to work independently, as well as in a team.
  • The flexibility to travel.

Bonus points if you have:

  • 1 to 3 years of relevant working experience.
  • The ability to apply advanced data science techniques.
  • A deep understanding of the underlying mathematics and statistics.
  • An affinity with data visualization tools and techniques.
  • Basic knowledge of machine learning and the Azure cloud platform.
  • Basic knowledge of relational databases and SQL.
  • But most of all, you are fun to work with and a great team player!

Soft skills

Communicative Team player Pragmatic Passionate Taking ownership of your work

Hard skills

Machine learning Statistical techniques Python/R SQL Azure

Language skills

A plus:
Any other language

Your future

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.

As a data science consultant you can grow into the role of product expert, product manager, advisory consultant, solution architect, or team manager.

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
  • Well-being: 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 more than 1,000 passionate, creative team players of over 60 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.

Want to learn more? Visit careers.omp.com/our-company.

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