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We are a company for everyone and for everyone. With a solid and inclusive foundation, SONAE MC keeps its focus on people, to make life simpler for customers, employees or community members. We create value with everyone’s contribution, we innovate at every step and we lead closely, attentive to the qualities and needs of each one. We have different stories and different ideas, but we share the desire to grow and reach the best version of our own SENIOR DATA SCIENTISTs. Everything we are, we achieve together. And there’s nothing more inspiring than that. #BETTERTOGETHER #BETTERWITHYOU


We are looking for an (M/F) for our Advanced Analytics & Insight team and we believe we will be #betterwithyou


The Senior Data Scientist’s mission is to develop insights to support business decisions, taking advantage of advanced modeling, supported by a deep understanding of customer behavior.


Of one thing you can be sure, diversity of responsibilities and challenges is something that will not be lacking! Your day will be filled by (besides a lot of fun):

– Support the strategic plan of the Marketing, Commercial and Operational areas, through the application of Machine Learning models and help the business in interpreting the results and complex relationships from the models applied to the Continente Card data;

– Use advanced statistical methodologies to generate insights;

– Adapt the techniques applied to the specific challenge: supervised and unsupervised models and text mining;

– Dealing with techniques/algorithms with performing adequate to large volumes of data (e.g. streaming modeling);

– Automate processes and implement data and model quality control methodologies;

– Apply Customer Centric methodologies in solving business problems (looking at the interpretation of results as the fundamental factor of the process).


If you have…

– Academic background in the areas of Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research or Informatics;

– Proven knowledge in Advanced Analytics/ Data Science/ Machine Learning/ Artificial Intelligence;

– Proven experience in handling large volumes of data (ETL) and advanced statistical techniques;

– Knowledge of English;

– Full mastery of MS Office tools;

– Domain of ETL tools and Database Management Systems (e.g. SQL);

– Knowledge of Python, R or PySpark;

– Knowledge of HQL (Hadoop Technologies) or Azure/Databricks (valued);

– Knowledge of SAS Guide (valued);

– Experience with GitHub (valued).


And you present…

– Intellectual curiosity, critical spirit and responsibility;

– Ability to solve problems in a structured way;

– Autonomy in decision making;

– Good communication skills.


We are waiting for your CV! We will be #Bettertogether!


D&I Sonae MC Commitment:

Our diversity and inclusion strategy is rooted in our way of being and of being and addresses 5 dimensions: Gender Equality, Disabilities, Generations, LGBTIQA and Nationalities and Ethnicities. We work to create a work environment based on the richness of profiles and focusing on uniqueness, as a basic principle of this strategy and as a catalyst for the personal and professional development of each Person. Ensuring that everyone feels respected, valued for their skills and has confidence in the organization.


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