Expand your team with data professionals! Meet our students!
With multiple Microsoft certificates in their pocket, our talents are ready for a job in data science. Maybe within your company! Below you will find Techionista talents who are already working in Data & AI. Would you like to see the talents who are still available? Please leave your details via the button below and we will contact you as soon as possible.
Whether it concerns riddles, escape rooms and building kits, or the more serious data work … one thing is certain: Annelijn really enjoys logic, algorithms, building and above all solving problems. And that is precisely why she stepped into the… wonderful world of data science. Annelijn gets energy from discovering how the puzzle pieces fit together. She takes a critical look at processes, in her opinion there is always room for improvement. The fact that she is new to the data world does not stop her, because Annelijn is constantly motivated to learn new things. Because of her proactive analytical mindset, she sees no obstacles to stop her. She is very excited to put her acquired knowledge into practice and to develop further. Read more “Annelijn”
Dhanya is an experienced mainframe programmer and test analyst with a completed bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering and the Microsoft Azure Data and AI Certification. Dhanya is motivated to grow her career in technology, ideally within Data Science… or Data Engineering. Additional useful tech-related skills include Python/Spark, SQL, Informatica (ETL), SAS, Azure and AWS, Power BI and Agile. Read more “Dhanya”
Burçu is an experienced Software Engineer, mainly within the Financial sector with strong problem-solving and analytical thinking skills. Enthusiastically decided to retrain in Data Science offering a wider technical skill-set by combining Software Engineering skills with Data Science knowledge as… a Data Engineer. Comfortable with a variety of programming tools and databases. Natural technical expert who would grow very quickly in a Data Science role. Read more “Burçu”
With 15 years experience in IT and 8 years in Lean Six Sigma & Agile consulting, Rumèla can engage with different stakeholders across the business to enable data-based decision-making. Rumela’s career has focused on statistics, IT, agile process optimization, and… Technical Training. The decision to focus on Data and AI comes from her passion and education in statistics and technology. Rumèla is looking for a new challenge where she can support organizations in designing processes, analysis, re-designing complexity into something more user-friendly. Read more “Rumèla”
As a bioprocess scientist, Andrea is experienced in analyzing, interpreting, and modeling data to solve complex real-world challenges. Before specializing in Data Science, she was working on optimizing the production of various vaccines including a leading Covid vaccine. Proficient in… designing and leading R&D projects, Andrea is skilled in extracting insights and presenting them to vast groups of stakeholders as well as authoring research papers andscientific reports.Having worked in Denmark, The Netherlands, Spain, and Hungary, she’s a versatile team player who communicates effectively across all levels. As an experienced project and team leader, Andrea takes ownership and knows how to prioritize. Read more “Andrea”
Brenda loves solving problems. Her co-workers know they can always come to her. Either when they want to have a laugh or when they have a question that no one else can answer. By analyzing the situation, asking questions, collaborating,… and of course a bit of trial-and-error, she always comes back with an answer. After working in industry (Retail / Agri) for 7+ years, Brenda is eager to continue her career in the field of advanced analytics (machine learning) and BI and use her skills to help companies turn their data into information. An informal organization with many opportunities to learn would be a sure fit for Brenda. Read more “Brenda”
Data & AI Consultants
Seeing the bigger picture without losing sight of the details is what drives Pauline. She understands the effects of process changes in an organization and what that means for different teams. After 10 years as a travel consultant, the next… journey began and lasted 22 years. At a global sporting goods company, she held a key role in their value-chain with a focus on major global system implementations and local & global process improvements. To gain a more thorough understanding of the connections between business and IT/data teams, she decided to learn more about Data and AI with Techionista Academy. She is dedicated, trustworthy, and quick to act. She is also an active listener & always willing to support colleagues. Pauline will soon be ready to start a new journey using her established as well as newly acquired skills. A journey on which she will continuously keep learning and where variety & teamwork are a given. Read more “Pauline”
Jill is an experienced marketer specializing in data-driven email marketing. She is a strategic and technical data professional. But you can also contact her for short texts that provide persuasion and higher conversion. She is analytical, keeps an overview, and… has an eye for details. She has experience migrating email marketing systems and was nominated for an email award by the DDMA and Selligent. She has experience in e-commerce, but also service-oriented marketing campaigns are not unknown to her. Jill can be deployed on an ad interim basis as a CRM manager, data marketer, or email marketer. Read more “Jill”
“Curious and looking for facts backed up by data,” that characterizes Mariëlla. Whether it’s a research written about in the newspaper or about her work. Mariëlla is a keen observer, with attention to detail without losing sight of the bigger… picture. With her extensive experience as an HR Business Partner, she has good communication skills at different levels in an organization and is good at balancing business interests versus personal interests. Her strength lies in explaining complex matters in an understandable way. During her work as an HR business partner she substantiated decisions based on data. Her desire to further develop herself in data analysis and BI has now been underlined by choosing an educational track at Techionista Academy. With her extensive experience in various industries such as food industry, banking, (semi) government and IT consulting, she will quickly be of added value for any industry. During her career she has proven several times to successfully take on new challenges and quickly master the material. Bring on the next challenge! Read more “Mariëlla”
Energetic, creative, and versatile, that is Astrid! She is people-oriented by nature and fascinated by connecting people, processes, and data. With 15+ years of experience in the public and financial sector, she has a substantial track record in Change Management,… Project Management, and Business Process Management. Her creative mindset, background in Business Economics, and gained knowledge of data analytics and visualization allow her to bridge between business and IT with a human-centered approach to support organizations on their digital transformation. As a people manager, she enjoys working with multidisciplinary teams in informal, hands-on, and can-do organizations where creativity and learning opportunities are key drivers. Read more “Astrid”
As a child, Gwen taught herself to read Braille (so she could secretly continue reading when she had to turn out the lights at night). Now she has learned to read data, and translate it into valuable insights. Gwen is… a results-oriented, independent, go-getter who loves working with numbers and data. After ±10 years of working as a jack-of-all-trades at various companies, she is ready, after the Techionista Academy to specialize in the world of data. Gwen would like to work as a data analyst (possibly in a consultancy role) in a company where she can learn from experienced colleagues so that she can soon develop into an independent data specialist. This structured lady is highly motivated to add value to an organization and can’t wait to be able to present the first results present. Read more “Gwen”
As an assistant to both directors and sales managers Simone discovered her passion for rethinking existing processes and reshaping dashboards to monitor these processes. Her goal became to make this her fulltime job, so she joined Techionista Academy to teach… her the necessary skills. Halfway through the track Simone reached her goal; she found a fulltime position as a BI Consultant, starting right after she will take her final exam in February 2021. Read more “Simone”
Gimly is a Cloud solutions enthusiast with a passion for making technology work. With 25+ years of experience in the financial sector, she easily translates large amounts of data into actionable insights. With her newly acquired skills in designing and… implementing data structures, Gimly would love to work in a dynamic and data driven environment where keeping up to date with the latest innovations is paramount. Read more “Gimly”
By providing insight into data in an effective and efficient way, Cindy helps government organizations, media and tech companies with their policy choices. She adds value by combining her years of experience as a journalist and communications specialist with data… science. With Cindy as your data analyst, you are assured of clear reports and advice. She is able to get to the core of complex problems and asks the right questions. Cindy is used to working with deadlines, is very stress resistant and can manage complex organizational projects. She is interested in developments in the field of data, technology, (new) media, government, politics, culture, economy and sports. Read more “Cindy”
Eveline enjoys getting to the bottom of and solving complex issues. With her business administration background and highly developed analytical skills, she knows how to ask the right questions in search of the core of an issue. She likes to… think in terms of processes and images and can easily visualise solutions. After 20+ years in HR consultancy and management roles, she wants to use her communicative skills, reflective capacity and visualisation power in a new field – data science. She is determined to make this new field her own. Because she strongly believes in equal opportunities for everyone and good care for the earth, Eveline would like to work for an organisation that values sustainability and/or social importance. A company with an open and honest culture fits her personality well. Read more “Eveline”
Alcimeia is passionate about crushing numbers, creating reports, undertaking analysis, and helping companies with valuable insights into their financial performance. Throughout her career, Alcimeia focused on improvements, automatization, and optimization of financial processes. She believes that there is always a… way to make things simpler and better. Alcimeia has experience with group consolidation, financial planning and reporting, and systems implementations. Such expertise resulted in a strong analytical mindset and reporting skills. Combined with her knowledge of programming, data analysis, and data visualization, Alcimeia can enhance an organization’s understanding of its performance by preparing meaningful reports and conducting in-depth data analysis. Thinking about the endless opportunities and possibilities that the data brings and the fact that you are constantly learning is something that Alcimeia believes is challenging and inspiring. Read more “Alcimeia Rigotti”
Elles combines extensive knowledge of B2C (subscription) marketing and the business & process side of it with a good deal of technical knowledge & skills. For several years now Elles has been helping (media) companies to become data-driven. Preferably in… the role of project manager or business analyst. In IT projects in which data sources have to be linked to software for marketing automation, she makes the right connection between business wishes and requirements and technical possibilities. Expanding her technical skills in Techionista’s Data & AI track felt to Elles “like learning to play a new instrument. In the beginning you are clumsy, but after practicing for a while it sounds better and better”. Read more “Elles”
During her IT career, Rita experienced first-hand the importance of making use of data to continuously move businesses and organizations forward. Within the data science world, she is particularly interested in text mining analytics and natural language processing – skills… that she developed during her Ph.D. track. She would jump at the opportunity to be able to combine her two passions: language and data science. Rita is open to fresh perspectives, new people, and activities. Her vast experience as a business owner and IT professional, combined with her ability for strategic and creative thinking allows her to quickly get to the heart of the matter. Her aim is to help businesses and stakeholders make data-driven business decisions and to communicate the value of this information effectively. Rita is looking for a role to grow into a T-shaped data professional in a team of like-minded, pragmatic, and innovative thinkers. Read more “Rita”
Karin is a hands-on data professional with a strong business understanding.
Using data science and cutting-edge BI technology together with her Business Administration background and her management experience, she can and will deliver in every part of the lifecycle… of your information products. From business analysis to business case and from presentation to implementation. Her goal is to add value to your organization by translating data into valuable business insights for efficiency, innovation and day-to-day management. Her eagerness to learn and grow ensures she quickly adapts to ever changing demands. Read more “Karin”
From Hungary to NL, Hotels to IT, no challenge is too big for Anett. Ambitious and passionate like no other, she has the will to go for it. A dynamic and challenging workplace – preferably data engineering – suits her… best. Anett wants to be part of a team to build and optimize data platforms, a team that helps customers in their data journey: from raw data to meaningful insights. Read more “Anett”
Marieke is a true do-gooder. As a former teacher, she excels at making complex subjects, numbers understandable to people at all levels. Very creative, pragmatic in her problem solving and delivery with a gift for visualization and making data ‘pop’… in order to capture the understanding of the audience. Always analyses data from different perspectives and looks for improvements. Read more “Marieke”
Paulien is passionate about sales and marketing and has high-level analytical experience in the FMCG industry. Paulien shines when she can support companies in understanding machine learning and anticipating trends, patterns, and market developments. Prior to the Microsoft Azure certification,… she worked within Retail Management, Sales Analysis, and B2B Communications. Paulien is now well on her way to becoming a data-driven analyst/engineer who can offer industry experience, business understanding, and complex data analysis. Read more “Paulien”
Ana’s background in graphic design ensures that she can translate complex data into an understandable language in BI-reports like no other. This makes her the ideal connector between data analytics and business. In recent years she has gained experience within… high-tech industries within the logistics domain at companies such as Bosch and ASML. Ana is open to exploring Data-oriented opportunities that can take advantage of her professional talents, with a preference towards working within an international team, where she can learn from her colleagues. Read more “Ana”
Business Intelligence Professionals
Shafira looks at things a little differently. During her retail career, she saw business change rapidly, but on the other hand, data was used in the same way as it had been used for too long. Working on international projects… in multidisciplinary teams made her even more curious about the possibilities of data in business processes. Trying to find other points of view on the available data, adjusting KPI’s accordingly, she started gathering data and experimenting with creating Pivot-tables in Excel. In hindsight this is where her passion for data analysis was triggered.Shafira is a problem solver and a pro-active solution provider. She tends to think outside the box, but not before looking what’s inside first, so she understands what the status quo is. This helps her to find a way to get people to embrace positive change. From her years of experience, understanding and knowing the business inside out, she can guide and support organizations in their mission. Being able to bring relevant data solutions can be of great help for companies to make the right strategical decisions. As a data-analyst she sees herself connecting the dots. The dots being data, business and end-users. Read more “Shafira”
Gisella has been able to develop her analytical skills in recent years with her work as a Customer Due Diligence (CDD) Analyst. Nevertheless, she noticed that after more than ten years of being active at various large banks, it was… time for a new step in her career. Gisella is very curious by nature, has always been interested in developments in the tech field, and is willing to learn and invest in herself. She is now ready to analyze your data and able to communicate and visualize the results, to arrive at the best data-driven solutions together. Gisella likes to be challenged and wants to achieve goals, which is why she finds it important that there is plenty of room to develop herself in the future. Read more “Gisella”
Shelley isn’t afraid of a complex puzzle. She loves figuring out how each piece fits together to come up with a creative yet data-driven solution. With her study in bachelor Pedagogy and her background in healthcare, she can maintain a… good overview, but at the same time, she also has an eye for detail and performs well under pressure. In addition, Shelley is creative and result-oriented. Her friendly demeanor and calm communication style make it easy for others to come to Shelley for advice. In addition to these skills, she has laid a good foundation through Techionista Academy to get started with data. As a data professional, she can’t wait to help companies get value from their data by structuring, organizing, and visualizing data. She likes to see herself in an informal environment where there is room for development. Read more “Shelley”
Marcela is a data enthusiast with business consulting experience. For her, learning and building knowledge is of great value. She is an adaptable and resilient professional, reliable, and willing to take on new challenges. At the beginning of her professional… journey, being a young graduate and newbie business consultant, Marcela tended to think about her position as a doctor for companies. She helped organizations heal by finding areas of improvement (the diagnoses), implementing the right solutions (the medications), and building strategies (the long-term treatment). Now, having ten years of experience, she undertook data training to enhance her skills and better address modern data-driven business reality challenges. She would like to work as a (Business) Data Analyst and ultimately, after further improving her skills, become a Data Scientist. She is a master in Economics and a certified Project Manager. Read more “Marcela”
As a healthcare executive, Sandra was always looking for data to support her in her work. Her hands itched when she saw all the data around her. Sandra wanted to have the tools and knowledge to dive into the data… herself. After training at Techionista Academy, Sandra is ready to put her acquired data knowledge into practice in conjunction with her management knowledge. Sandra is an entrepreneurial lady with perseverance. She is honest and always curious about what else is possible. She is eager to support teams by providing the right data and to further develop herself in the beautiful wonderful world of data. Read more “Sandra”
With over 20 years of experience working within recognized international consultancies and finance, Joke is the ideal bridge builder between people and numbers. Joke excels in organizing, and she loves it when she can translate complex information into clear comprehensive… reports. A real team player Joke prefers to work in an open, international, and innovative environment and has completed numerous trainings within Data and BI, programming languages, and a Master Class in Risk Management. With hands-on experience in developing and building as well as testing systems and configuring Salesforce. Read more “Joke”
Jora has a passion for innovative technology and modern business ideas. Having set up her own successful business in Curacao, Jora is always seeking creative ideas to ensure companies continuously move forward. With her knowledge of the latest data and… BI trends, she wants to help companies use their data to make data driven decisions. She sees herself working for a medium to large company or NGO where there is potential to grow. Read more “Jora”
Martine is a self-starting and results-oriented IT Consultant with over twelve years of retail and investment banking experience. She is a goal-driven analyst and subject matter expert, and highly experienced in global transformation, outsourcing, off-shoring, and compliance projects. Martine is… proactive, creative, and dedicated, with an endless thirst for knowledge and a disciplined focus on achieving immediate and long-term goals and objectives. In addition, she is both an excellent team player and a strong team leader, with exquisite relationship management, communication, and influencing skills. Martine loves sharing expertise and thrives in an international business environment. Read more “Martine”
Siham loves complex challenges and likes to discuss these with those involved. She is a strategic and innovative data professional who is passionate about converting business questions into data-driven solutions.
The recently acquired Data Science & AI knowledge has… further increased her enthusiasm with regard to designing data structures and analyzing and visualizing data with a focus on delivering relevant insights.
With over 15 years of experience in Strategy, Marketing and Communication she can quickly get a sharp picture of the business questions and research and present them from different angles. In addition, she is a strong bridge builder between stakeholders.
Siham would like to work as a Data Analyst or Business Intelligence Manager (possibly in a consultancy role) in a dynamic and data-driven environment. Read more “Siham”
Other job roles
Ellen is very passionate about high tech, sports, society and politics. She has an all-encompassing governmental experience, after being the lead on various international matters for a Belgian Federal Ministry in Brussels. However, she decided to go back to her love… for data and change careers towards data analyst/engineer. Ellen is at her best when she can perform complex analyzes and convey the conclusions herself to stakeholders. With her experience in negotiating and adapting communication to the customer, her projects always move forward and collaboration will be pleasant. With this experience plus her newly acquired skills, Ellen would like to work in a dynamic and adventurous environment, where no two days are the same. Read more “Ellen”
Tess has always been fascinated by both languages and science. Becoming educated in both turned out to be quite challenging. After fours years of studying law she decided to pack her bags, set out on a journey and chase happiness.… Two world trips, eight years of working in hospitality and lots of life lessons later, she is convinced that her strength lies in communicating and connecting. However, Tess was not ready to let go of her love for science and languages yet. The Techionista Academy came at the perfect time! Data Science fits her like a glove. She enjoys applied mathematics, statistics and learning programming languages. She’s a curious soul and incredibly tenacious. With her infectious enthusiasm and boundless energy, she wants to form the bridge between data and people as a data consultant. Read more “Tess”
Being a little better every day is what drives Suzanne. As an HR professional, she worked on process improvements by integrating technology. In doing so, Suzanne discovered a passion for data and processes. Replacing decisions based on a gut feeling… with data-driven insights is what she likes doing most. She developed an HR dashboard, digitalized HR processes, and implemented a sick-leave registration application. With her open style of communication and a healthy dose of humor, she knows how to get people on board in this process. She also unerringly feels where there are obstacles and uses her consultancy skills and her organizational sensitivity to overcome them. Suzanne recently decided that she wanted to increase her understanding of data by participating in Techionista Academy. With the knowledge she gained, she wants to help organizations make data-driven choices and achieve their goals. Read more “Suzanne”
Zefanja is a results-oriented motivator who, after years of working as a consultant in the financial services industry, is now focusing on going deeper into Data & AI. Her sharp analyses come from her talent for really listening to the… customer and the drive to arrive at the solution desired by all. Knowing what you are talking about, flexibility without ignoring the protocols and real interest and commitment help her to achieve the desired results. Of course, the customer comes first, the commercial interest of the employer comes right after that. After all, she believes, a satisfied customer is a regular customer and thereby the value of the relationship is underlined. Zefanja does not stop until the challenge has been worked out and is also honest when asked to do the impossible. A realist with the ability to put herself in others’ shoes. Read more “Zefanja”
Caroline is an information gatherer by heart. Her highly analytical mindset always looks for patterns and dots to connect. With her 20 years of experience in project management, marketing, communication and sales, she decided to bring data science into her… skill set to help companies use their data’s full potential. Caroline has a talent for understanding what drives businesses and people. She has excellent verbal, written, visual communication skills and has a friendly and calm communication style. It energizes her to work together with a team towards common goals. During her career, she has led many project teams. Former team members phrased her antenna for the needs of the project and its stakeholders, without losing sight of quality requirements. Caroline is looking forward to work within a team of data professionals for an agency that supports their employees to learn and keep up with innovations. Read more “Caroline”
Anita would like to use her rich experience as a data driven Marketing & Operations Manager to develop a career in Digital Marketing. An expert in overseeing ‘the bigger picture’ her specialisations include marketing & communications, data science, design, events,… project management and (team) leadership. Read more “Anita”
Fenneke has a strong background in Marketing, Account Management and Campaign Management with various industries. Fenneke is both hands-on and strategic and since completing the Azure Data and AI certificate her skills strengthen further within digital. Complimenting her powerful experience… in marketing and data are experience in project management and the ability to quickly translate business goals into customer consumption. Read more “Fenneke”
Maria has a heart for IT. Her bachelor in System Engineering and Computer Science was the perfect basis to start in the field of Data Science. This energetic and enthusiastic data professional likes to view complex problems from different perspectives… in order to find the best solution for the customer. Maria has an eye for finding and organizing relevant data and is highly skilled in Power BI, Python, SQL and Azure. With her Microsoft Certificates in her pocket, she now wants to continue as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst to help companies become data-driven. Read more “Maria”
Simone is a strategic, energetic, and innovative professional who is passionate about translating data into valuable business insights for innovation or efficiency. Her experience in strategy, design, marketing, and sales allow her to explore and present proof of concept from… different angles. With the gained knowledge of implementing data structures, designing data solutions, and visualising data analytics, Simone strengthened her ability to transform business challenges into data-driven solutions. She would love to connect the dots with a team of specialists to optimize digital platforms and serve clients along the digital journey. Read more “Simone”
Dorien comes from a web-design, coordination, project management background. Highly skilled in text writing and planning she has worked within multiple companies supporting a variety of projects within IT, administration and content. Her drive to become more specialized in Data… and AI comes from her ambition to expand her career within Process Improvements through data analysis. Dorien calls herself a tech translator and would love to work within a bridging role where she empowers both the Business and Product Teams in understanding each other’s goals and supporting them in collaborating successfully. Read more “Dorien”
Kirsty has dedicated her career to digital and remote healthcare. For the last ten years, she fulfilled roles such as implementation manager, innovation project manager, and advisor within the healthcare industry. She has a keen eye for detail but never… loses sight of strategic and tactical goals. Has an entrepreneurial mindset, is a critical thinker, and adept with visualization tools. Kirsty is seeking a career that allows her to dive deep into the data to highlight the facts that lead to added value and improvements. Read more “Kirsty”
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