- Project status
- Project start date
- Not specified
- Project posted
- 26 Oct 2017 07:50
- Project duration (approx.)
- 3 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- €800 / day
- Level of Experience
- Area of expertise
- Information Technology, Project Management, Strategy, Data Analytics, Business Process Optimisation
- Consultant location
- English (Essential) , German (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
We are a multinational professional services working for clients all around the globe. Our German office is looking for support on a current project that we are executing for one of our clients.
For a client and project in the energy sector, we are looking for a consultant to support our team for approx. 3 months on a engagement that will start in Q1 of 2018. We will place great emphasis on finding the right contractor rather than filling the position quickly.
The senior freelance consultant will have to have a strong expertise in artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain and preferably a solid understanding of the energy sector. We are looking for a subject matter expert that has worked on such projects in the past to guide the client in the right direction and shape their strategy accordingly.
We are shaping the clients future in developing the client and opinion and strategy on AI, machine learning and blockchain.
As senior consultant you will be asked to:
- assess and analyze the current situation at the client and identify areas where AI, machine learning and blockchain could shape the future of the company
- clearly communicate the potential of the suggested changes to senior management including business cases and models for different development directions
- assess these opportunities technical as well as commercially to be integrated into the clients existing procurement processes
- pending the clients decision, draw up a strategic road-map including milestones for development of the bespoke changes including potential development costs including in- vs outsourcing
- set-up and shape the clients internal and external teams to start working on the projects
This client-focused role will provide a development plan based on your thorough analysis. Highly relevant proposals of freelance consultants need to demonstrate a sound understanding of the beforementioned topics.
• 5-10 years of relevant consulting experience in top tier firm
• Strong background having worked in or on AI, machine learning, blockchain
• Highly analytical, detail oriented and strong business sense; proven ability to create strategic road maps for client development
Advantageous, but not a must
• Background in computational statistics or computer science