Stage - Live Soccer Analytics
Accenture is supporting a real professional soccer team active in the Eredivisie to increase performance by analyzing data gathered during sports matches. During the match a lot of data is gathered such as walking distance, video streams, and sensor data from the players in the field.
To bring this all together will be your job, as well as analyzing it to find opportunities to improve the team’s performance. Have you been wondering how analytics could be used in sports? You will use advanced analytics techniques to explore the data and create insights which could help the soccer team.
The exact hypotheses you want to test based on this data will be discussed with the responsible leads. We have some ideas, but of course your creative inputs are appreciated as well!
Place in the organization
Accenture is one of the world's largest independent providers of technology services. Our Technology professionals lead and implement highly complex technology projects. Working with clients, they design, develop and deliver a wide range of challenging and global IT and Analytics projects. These professionals build, test, install and maintain solutions across a variety of industries working with leading enterprise software vendors such as SAP, Siebel, PeopleSoft and Oracle and with custom-built applications and platforms in the field of Analytics, Mobile, Cloud / SaaS and IoT.
Are you the perfect candidate?
We are looking for motivated students who would like to perform in a team to show their skills in data science and analytics. The data will be delivered by Accenture and the student will work independently on identifying topics of interest. In order to fulfill this role you will need experience with some advanced analytics tools (i.e. Matlab, or Python/R, other statistical analysis tool)
What can we offer you?
Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses.
You will be guided by a team of experienced consultants;
You will receive an compensation and a laptop;
You will gain knowledge and expertise of Accenture;
You will gain experience within a large international consulting firm;
You will expand your professional network.
Period: 5 months
Hours per week: 40
Location: Heerlen: Flexible workplace (work among our colleagues)
Startdate: Immediately (September 2016)
We are looking forward to meet you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your cv and application letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Romy Schmidt at telephone number 020-5723877 or via email@example.com.
An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
Bedrijf: Bedrijf: Accenture