Do you enjoy deep-diving into (big-) data, turning data into information or analyzing and transforming information into insights? Are you a pragmatic team player that likes to participate in solving challenges in a complex, high-tech environment? Then you have what it takes to become our new Data Scientist!

The AAE group is: groundbreaking technology in a close family business based in Helmond. With more than 250 employees we manufacture products divided into 2 business lines, namely Production Automation and Advanced Systems. Our passionate people continuously seek out the boundaries of technology, so that we find solutions that fit seamlessly with the wishes of our customers. We combine our passion for technology with pure craftsmanship, because developing together is thinking, daring, doing together. That is where our strength lies.

“In order to bring out the best in our teams we make sure there’s always room for personal development.”
Frank Mulders – CEO AAE bv

What are you going to do?
What does your average day at AAE look like?
  • As a Data Scientist you will apply the latest advanced data analytics methods to generate new data-driven insights in machine performance optimization and (predictive) diagnostics;
  • In order to validate your findings you will be closely working together with domain/technical experts;
  • Your success will strongly rely on your interpersonal skills and your ability to communicate your knowledge and newly gained insights across different disciplines;
  • You’ll find and combine (structured and unstructured) data. You will transfer this data into information and insights (by applying a variety of techniques) so it can serve as a foundation for successful structural improvement of project execution;
  • Last but not least you will be collecting, cleaning, organizing/analyzing (un)structured data in order to transform it to information by analysis and creation of dashboards, KPI’s and reports.

  • Who are we looking for?
    We are looking for people who want to grow with our organization and we can achieve our ambitions..
  • You have about 2 to 5 years of experience in working with data, profiling techniques, analysis tools and statistics;
  • You’re in possession of a Bachelor/MSc in Industrial Engineering, BI, Mathematics, Data Science, Econometrics or related;
  • You have skills and knowledge in Business Intelligence, databases and coding (e.g. R/SQL/Python/PowerBI, etc.);
  • You also know a thing or two about statistics and have experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasheets (Excel, SPSS, SAS, etc.);
  • You’re able to present and explain analytical problems, approach, results and recommendations;
  • You also have the ability to perform queries, run models, link analyses and insights to business/project results and prepare reports;
  • You have extensive knowledge in finding causality in signals, developing predictive models and their implementation in production;
  • All these skills require high attention to detail (you’re accurate), knowledge/understanding of complex production (control) processes (preferably in a high-tech, low volume environment) and excellent communication skills.

  • Through working at AAE you...
    ... get the space, resources and inspiration to continually push the boundaries in the field of high-tech machine construction. Working in a flat organization with courage and beautiful growth ambitions for the future. Together with very committed and enthusiastic colleagues who would like to welcome you to the AAE team.

    In addition, we like to look at what you need in both your personal and professional development. Think of learning paths, courses and different career opportunities. As a result, you always get the satisfaction and challenge you are looking for in your career. We like to think about what you need. At AAE you get the personal attention you deserve.
    (1.0 FTE, MBO-niveau)