Do you have a passion for data? Join PA Consulting to help deliver ingenious solutions to solve our clients complex business problems utilising data and leading technologies

The role

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world.

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.

An innovation and transformation consultancy, we are 3,300 specialists in consumer and manufacturing, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government and public services, health and life sciences, and transport. Our people are strategists, innovators, designers, consultants, digital experts, scientists, engineers and technologists. We operate globally from offices across the UK, US, Netherlands and Nordics.

PA. Bringing Ingenuity to Life.

We’re looking for team members with a passion about data, great interpersonal skills, who thrive off problem solving and love working with others to deliver great outcomes for our clients. Isn’t it time you joined us?

We value a diverse professional background, but we expect you to have a successful track record, be appropriately qualified (ideally with a degree or equivalent professional qualifications in mathematics, operational research, physics, finance and economics or computer science).

You should be an experienced specialist in one of our Data & Analytics core capabilities:

  • Data Science
  • Data Management
  • Data Engineering

Our opportunities are at all grades, your entry level will depend on your experience and range of skills.  If you have some of the following skills and experience, we can offer the opportunity to make the most of them and to develop in other areas to build your career.

PERSONAL SKILLS

  • You are passionate about data, you understand how to exploit data and deliver business insight. You also understand the complexities associated with managing data
  • You have an inquisitive mind that wants to solve the trickiest challenges whilst working with incredible colleagues.
  • You are an excellent communicator with the ability to clearly articulate and communicate technical concepts and solutions to business stakeholders.
  • You have a good business acumen with the ability to describe how data & engineering skills can add business value.
  • You are a team player who takes personal responsibility for their work and actively communicates and collaborates with colleagues to ensure that the teams work is completed.
  • You are a self starter that employs a structured approach to your work; you are able to effectively estimate effort and delivery schedules.
  • You may have deep expertise in one of the following industries – Financial Services, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing & Consumer, Transport or Public Sector
  • Existing experience in consulting would be beneficial although we equally like in-house experience.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
You will have experience in one of the following areas:

>> Data Science / Data Analysis

  • You have demonstrable experience of using data to solve business problems.
  • You understand data - how to analyse it, join it, clean it, query it and use it to deliver insight.
  • You have a strong understanding and experience of designing and engineering machine learning algorithms and/or data science solutions.
  • You have experience of R and Python with knowledge of one or more of the following - NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Matplotlib, Scikit-learn and Tensorflow/Keras. NLP packages (e.g. NLTK, spaCy), visualisation packages (e.g. Plotly, Dash, Power BI).

>> Data Management / Data Governance

  • You have a strong understanding and experience of data lifecycle phases and can communicate clearly the challenges or opportunities within each phase.
  • You have managed data requirements, designed business glossaries, conceptual and logical data models.
  • You have experience in working with data governance / data catalogue tools (e.g. Collibra, IBM IGC, Informatica EDC etc.).
  • You have experience working in one of the principal Cloud environments of Azure, AWS and GCP.
  • You  have experience of developing data strategies, designing / implementing, data warehouses, data integration or master data management solutions.

>> Data Architecture / Data Engineering

  • You have a strong understanding and experience of designing and engineering data solutions within one of the principal Cloud environments of Azure, AWS and GCP.
  • You have experience in designing / modelling and developing different types of data schemas e.g. RDMS, XML, JSON.
  • You have experience in SQL and NoSQL.
  • You have familiarity with programming languages such as Python, Java, Scala.
  • Experience in designing and engineering data APIs would be an advantage.
  • Familiarity with common ETL / ELT patterns and ETL tools such as Informatica, Talend as well as legacy data warehouse platforms such as Oracle and Teradata would also be an advantage.
     

For more information, please reach out to Martin Walker; martin.walker@paconsulting.com.

Benefits

We all work best when we feel valued, supported and life feels balanced, so we got the folks who actually work here to design our benefits.

Looking after you and yours

Flexible healthcare plans just for you or your family. Depending on your office location, we offer a range of benefits including dental, eye tests, gym discounts, Cycle to Work, and more.

Finding work/life balance

Now, more than ever, we’re big on flexible working. Whatever the situation at the time, we’ll have an open discussion about what works for you. We’ve also enhanced our parental leave, so you can make more time for what really matters.

Taking a break

Because there’s more to life than just work… All our office locations have competitive annual leave allowances. You can also buy up to five extra days per year.

Personal growth

Learning never stops – it feeds the mind, expands our skills, and strengthens our team. We offer a range of ongoing internal and external training programmes covering everything you'll need to feed and grow your career ambitions.

Planning for the future

Don't worry, we offer all the sensible stuff, including a pension, life assurance, income protection schemes, and PA shares.

Giving back

Take advantage of our great Give as You Earn scheme, or why not volunteer up to three days a year for a charity close to your heart?

A home for everyone

Whether just starting out, or a practised hand, we have active and firm-wide support communities in place to help everyone get the support they need.

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Going further afield

With offices in countries across the globe, as a firm, we’re able to relocate folks who want to move – whether temporarily or permanently. Your starting location doesn’t have to be forever, as your career takes off.

Location

The base office for this role is Stockholm, Sweden. However, you may sometimes be required to work onsite at client offices, too. You can find out more about our offices and remote working approach on our Locations page.

Additional Information

We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and look to employ people with different ideas, styles and skill sets. This diversity stimulates a rich, creative environment – one in which our people develop, and our clients enjoy enduring results. We’re committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely based on their ability to contribute to PA’s goals, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.

We welcome international applications, but we are unable to offer sponsorship for work permits, so you will need to have the full right to live and work in Sweden.