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Analytics Translator

Mediq is investing in and transforming data into new innovative health products and services and will use the outcome to lower cost or predict their future operation. As an Analytics Translator, you play a crucial role in this transformation process by solving critical business cases from raw data by applying statistics, machine learning and analytical approaches. Furthermore, you will be leading a team of data scientists and data engineers. Together with your colleague Data Scientists you discuss opportunities, difficulties that you ran into and teach and learn from each other.

What are you going to do?

As an Analytics Translator and lead of the data specialists team, you are the liaison between senior management, the business, and our data experts within Mediq. Our data specialists, such as data engineers and data scientists are good at building the platforms and obtaining insights from data. Business specialists know their specific processes and have in-depth knowledge of the value chains. As you being the bridge between these two worlds, you have a solid basis in both disciplines and with your width knowledge you are able to build a bridge between these two worlds.

Second, the analytics translator will look for the right uses and applications of Artificial Intelligence solutions within the organization. Finally, the analytics translator has the task of making Artificial Intelligence an integral part of the organization.

What is your background?

We are looking for a graduate in Econometrics, Operations Research, Business Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Information Science, Technical Informatics or a related subject. After your study you have worked for at least 3 years in consulting, data analytics, data science or machine learning.

On a competence level you are keen to solve issues, data challenges excite you and you are very interested in new developments. As an experienced Analytics Translator you will be applying your strong technical and business value expertise and leadership skills to oversee, manage and work on top end advanced analytic projects with enterprise level organizations from a range of business sectors.

You also contribute in:

  • Solid understanding of machine learning techniques and/or ai: Advanced Analytics, Data Mining, Statistics, Mathematics, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence
  • Strong affinity with technologies such as R, Python or Scala, to understand the analyses the data scientists are doing
  • A proven ability to translate developed patterns and business cases towards business value
  • A proven ability to explore, manipulate and visualize data to discover new patterns
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Ability to work in flexible teams
  • Entrepreneurial attitude to make things happen
  • Affinity with healthcare is a pre
  • It is a plus when you have experience working in agile/scrum project teams.


Op ons hoofdkantoor in Utrecht leggen we de basis voor een goede dienstverlening aan onze klanten. We hebben vanuit Utrecht contact met alle klanten, leveranciers, maar ook de overheid en verzekeraars. Dagelijks worden vanuit Utrecht duizenden klanten geholpen en geïnformeerd. Met de grote afdeling Klantcontact is Utrecht het kloppend hart van onze organisatie. Utrecht is ook het (internationale) hoofdkantoor van Mediq. Hier vind je de groepsdirectie van Mediq en internationale stafafdelingen, waaronder bijvoorbeeld finance en IT. Tot slot vind je in Utrecht de directie van de Mediq Nederland-organisatie en de Nederlandse stafafdelingen zoals finance, HR, communicatie en kwaliteit. Leuk aan werken in Utrecht is dat je werkt op het hoofdkantoor van Mediq, waar alles bij elkaar komt. Je maakt hier kennis met ongeveer 500 verschillende medewerkers én alle aspecten van onze business.

IT & Digital

Global IT ondersteunt in alle landen waar Mediq actief is, en bestaat uit drie afdelingen. Het Digitale team, bestaande uit vier scrum teams die portalen en e-Health oplossingen ontwikkelen voor honderdduizenden patiënten en zorg professionals. Productowners, Interne IT specialisten en een grote groep ontwikkelaars werken in sprints om de diverse oplossingen steeds iets beter te krijgen. Daarnaast is er een IT Applications Backoffice team, bestaande uit 20 (Senior) SAP professionals, aangevuld met offshore en lokale consultants. Mediq staat de komende jaren voor uitdagende veranderingen in de zorg en uiteindelijk, en dit team moet zorgdragen voor vertaling naar de backoffice systemen. Tenslotte is er nog het Infrastructure team, bestaande uit een circa 10 Specialisten die zorg dragen voor de aansturing van de geoutsourcete infrastructuur, helpdesk en andere IT gerelateerde diensten zoals PC’s telefonie en laptops.
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Application process

Online application
Complete your profile, upload your cv and add your motivation
Your application will be reviewed, where applicable we may check your professional qualifications
1st interview
You get to know Mediq and we get to know you
2nd interview
Together we will dive deeper into the job and how that matches up with your talents.
If you and we are enthusiastic about the match we have, we make you a good offer.
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