Senior Data Scientist / ML Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands


As a Data Scientist you will be leading projects to solve AI challenges (Predictive Analytics, Statistical Analysis, Machine Learning & Deep Learning), translate analytical solutions into recommendations, build/improve data-driven models using statistical and machine learning techniques, assist our clients to understand the data science principles and provide an explanation for the model behavior and possible correcting actions, retrieve and pre-process, and train colleagues in our area of expertise.

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  • Affinity with the financial services industry
  • Practical experience in solving complex challenges using data analysis and modelling
  • Experience in explaining complicated analysis to a non-technical audience with your storytell-ing and data visualization skills
  • Experience in projects using computer vision is a plus


You are:

  • A graduate with a Master’s Degree in Data Science 
  • Equipped with at least 3 years of experience as a Data Scientist
  • A fantastic verbal and written communicator in both Dutch and English
  • Passionate about financial services 
  • Experienced in solving complex challenges using data analysis and modelling
  • Experienced in explaining complicated analysis to a non-technical audience with your storytelling and data visualization skills
  • Able to demonstrate programming experience in at least Python (Pandas, Sklearn, Tensorflow/Pytorch), and another programming language such as R, SQL and or SAS
  • Experienced with Big Data (Spark, Hadoop) Optional: Scala, API building, Docker/Kubernetes, Cloud (AWS/GCP/Azure), DevOps (CI/CD)
  • Highly experienced in one specialty area being NLP or predictive analytics

It would be great if you also had:

  • Experience in projects using computer vision

We Can Offer You

  • A state-of-art office next to the Johan Cruijff Arena as well as allowance to set up your home office
  • Competitive salary and yearly bonus
  • Comprehensive training budget, focusing on both skills and content knowledge and personal development
  • Company car or mobility budget, laptop & mobile phone
  • Excellent working atmosphere: Friday drinks, sport activities, Christmas party & yearly legendary trip abroad with a young, dynamic team
  • 30 days for holiday
  • A flat and approachable organization
  • Possibility of working abroad - Singapore, London, Dubai, New York, feel free to think global!
  • A DUO-budget to spend on food & drinks together with a mentor
  • We are a Great Place To Work, and ranked top 10 best Multinational Workplaces in the Netherlands for five years now

Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs.

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