Digital Talent Factory - Applied Intelligence


Join Accenture to unlock, design and implement applied intelligence solutions for many of the world’s most interesting clients. Powered by new data, data science and technology, you’ll help drive digital transformation at the core of their business and enable new outcomes for your clients.A data-native mindset is key to driving disruption and there are extraordinary opportunities for data analytics enthusiasts like you who can find the value in data that others can’t. If you want to impact the business world by solving their greatest challenges using analytics and technology, an internship with us may be a perfect fit.Your jobAre you looking for a working internship in which you play an active role in the Digital world? Do you want to do your internship on a subject directly relevant to the clients of Accenture Digital? Accenture Applied Intelligence offers full-time working internships and graduate internships for at least four months at our office in Amsterdam. This is a place where you will be challenged in combining business sense with technical skills!What will you be doing? An internship in one of the following ‘Applied Intelligence chapters’. We will define the internship topic together with you. Feel free to propose a project!DIGITAL SCIENCE & STRATEGY:Within this awesome rockstar team, we work on new problem-solving solutions and methodologies like data modelling, analyses and interpretation. We apply various algorithms and techniques like deep learning and other machine learning techniques to create client value through insight generation and then turn these insights into action (e.g. build a recommender system, determine customer segments through clustering, create a text mining script for sentiment analysis). By bridging the gap between data analytics and business objectives, we can provide advice to our clients by translating analytics solutions into recommendations to achieve strategic goals and impact business results. Do you have sharp analytical capabilities combined with the ability to develop and transform concepts into pragmatic and innovative solutions, and do you know your way around through statistical modelling and machine learning to tackle business questions? Then apply for an internship at this chapter.VISUAL INTELLIGENCE & ANALYTICS:As part of the Visual Intelligence & Analytics chapter, you help business deliver insight-driven outcomes in entirely new ways. We support our client to turn information into action by delivering technology-enabled user experiences that deliver business insights, creating action-oriented user experiences, embracing AI, design thinking, cloud, big data and legacy environments. We deliver and run the information strategy, architecture and user experience design that enable our clients to analyze that data for smarter decision making, actions and outcomes. We call this “user-centric” analytics, where the customer is at the heart of what we do. Do you have an interest in the best practices of data visualization, user interface and experience design? Do you want to use interactive analytics applications such as Qlik Sense, PowerBI and Tableau. Are you curious to learn data analysis, modelling and preparation techniques like Alteryx, Talent & Informatica? Then the Visual Intelligence & Analytics chapter is the place for you!ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE:As an Artificial Intelligence intern, you will be developing cognitive applications to solve business problems using leading AI technology frameworks. Do you get excited by the possibilities of Artificial Intelligence applications such as NLP, Artificial general intelligence and machine learning, and can you apply this knowledge in a practical context? Do you want to work hands on to develop innovative concepts and applications of AI and build prototypes on how the solutions would work? Then there might be a perfect match with the Artificial Intelligence Chapter. Minimum skills: knowledge of programming languages (preferably Python), high level of data fluency and knowledge of building AI use cases (including but not limited to Machine Learning algorithms).A specific project we’re recruiting for is Video Analytics. You will work on Accenture’s proprietary video analytics solution and combining Artificial Intelligence Techniques with application development to create business value. If all goes well, you have a chance to present this to a client! Skills needed: Java/Python/JavaScript, experience in MEAN stack and building RESTful web services.BIG DATA & INTEGRATION:Master data, data warehouses, data flows, stakeholder management and innovating data management. Do we have your attention? Are you interested in how data flows through an organization? Do you have a passion for managing stakeholder expectations and ensuring that data is accessible and meets all requirements? Curious about where data is stored, how it is updated, managed, protected and accessed? Apply for an internship within the Data Management chapter and find out!Your teamAt Accenture Digital, we consider ourselves as the most effective 'digital enablers' around. And with good reason: our work includes pioneering next-level marketing, implementing industry-changing digital transformations and improving business performance using digital technology and data insights. As an intern you will be part of The Digital Talent Factory. Here you will be provided with an unforgettable and valuable internship in which you cooperate with Accenture Advisors and your fellow interns. We collaborate closely with our clients (including some world-famous brand names) to figure out what the possibilities are for their business. Innovating through cloud, mobility, or analytics, our end goal is to design and deliver custom digital solutions that really work in the field – whether that’s online or offline.
Your background
  • You are nearing completion of your studies at HBO or university and are searching for work experience within your field of interest with future growth possibilities.
  • You have a demonstrable affinity and/or experience with trends and development in the fields of digital technologies and digital business
  • You are a team player; you are professional and precise
  • You speak fluent English and Dutch; both spoken and written
  • You work independently, have a hands-on mentality and take responsibility
<!--start-gray--> Our offerAccenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.<!--end-gray-->Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
  • Compensation and a laptop
  • Travel’s allowance
  • Guidance by a team of experienced consultants
  • An active intern-community
Interested?Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.Questions? Connect with Josephine Sillevis Smitt, j.sillevis.smitt@accenture.com

Application process

Finding and applying for an internship can be both exciting as overwhelming - and we believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit.

Apply

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Assessment

Play a set of neuroscience-based games that objectively measures cognitive and personality traits to assess if you match the job. Remember, there is no right or wrong way to play the games - because every trait makes you a great fit for a specific job.

Interview

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Offer

If we are both happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and interns and start your career at Accenture!